Dance Theatre of Ireland is Hiring

Transforming People’s Lives through Dance

Dance Theatre of Ireland is a professional dance Company based in a beautiful, purpose-built Centre for Dance studio and office in Dún Laoghaire, with Award-winning Dance & Health and Educational Outreach programs working locally, nationally and internationally. Winners of a 2019 National Lottery Good Causes Award, over 2,500 people are engaged in a variety dance programs throughout the year at the Centre and in the Community. In very welcoming atmosphere we bring joy to children, teens, Adults and Seniors and introduce them to their creative selves, offering innovative opportunities for all ages to Learn, Create and Perform.

Marketing & Finance Executive

Put your skills to work transforming people's lives.

This full-time multifaceted role includes marketing, social media, accounts management, development and public contact. This is a very dynamic position in a busy arts organisation, as part of a small team working closely with the Artistic Directors. It involves devising/managing/delivering the marketing for all of our programs, including e-mailers, website updates, social media (Facebook Twitter, Instagram) and contact with print media, press and PR.

It also involves financial aspects, bookkeeping and accounts management, payroll, bank reconciliations, budgets and office management. There is a significant client-facing role, answering enquiries for our classes and programs, helping people with their registrations, and interfacing with the participants in our classes and workshops.

Candidate Specifications include Third Level or higher qualification in Arts Management, Marketing, Communications, or other related area; experience in Marketing / PR and Social Media; Payroll & Book keeping; fluency in Excel, Word, Publisher, Quickbooks, Collsoft, Adobe Photoshop and Mail Chimp is required, as well as an artistic and visual design sense. Having a working knowledge of digital photo and video editing is a big plus. Excellent keyboard and numeracy skills are essential. An appreciation of and/or experience of dance is a desirable attribute. An established background in a fast paced organisation with good general, all round marketing & administration experience is essential for this position. 3-5 years relevant experience.

As part of a small team, we look for a person who demonstrates strategic, analytical and creative thinking and an ability to analyse information quickly and communicate in a concise and articulate manner. This position suits an enthusiastic person who likes variety and producing results...with a visual as well as technical flair and a passion for engaging people in the arts.

To apply please send a cover letter of application and your CV to

The Artistic Directors

All applications will be held in strict confidence.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.