Careers at Aspire

Aspire Productions is a production company operating under the social enterprise model that produces high quality, low cost media solutions for a range of clients in the public, private and the community & voluntary sectors. The creative team is made up of a talented cohort of media graduates, who have a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome. The enterprise is currently housed within Aspire- The Asperger Syndrome Association of Ireland.

We are looking for a Social Enterprise Business Manager to lead our growing team. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate with business experience who would like to be part of a developing business model with a significant social impact.

Job Title: Social Enterprise Business Manager

Location: Dublin 7

Pay Details: €29,000 per annum

Reporting to: The CEO of Aspire

The Role:

The Manager will be responsible for overseeing the day to day running of the business, including:

  • Leading the creative team
  • Sourcing sales leads
  • Promoting the business
  • Developing and implementing budgets with the Treasurer of the Board of Aspire
  • Ensuring the enterprise complies with company policies
  • Ensuring team members have the resources to complete their work
  • Assessing the performance of the enterprise against goals and plans
  • Supporting staff in allocating responsibilities for jobs
  • Promoting the enterprise in the community and voluntary and private sectors
  • Following up on sales leads
  • supporting the team with developing and delivering sales pitches
  • Product development
  • Reporting weekly to the CEO of Aspire

This list is not exhaustive.

The Candidate:

We are looking for candidates who possess:

  • A relevant business or management qualification at degree level
  • A knowledge of social enterprises and their structure
  • Practical experience of working in a business environment
  • An ability to lead a team and make important decisions
  • Problem solving skills
  • An ability to use own initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to work in a diverse environment
  • A full, clean driver’s license and access to a vehicle

To Apply: Please email your CV and cover letter to [email protected].

Closing Date: 31/03/2018

For more information on Aspire Productions, please visit our website www.aspireproductions.ie.