Vacancies

Vacancies

Cricket Ireland is seeking people for a number of roles within the organisation, see below for details of all current opportunities

Head Groundsman Bready CC

In line with the Strategic plan 2016-20 to ‘make cricket mainstream’ Cricket Ireland wish to host regular international matches in outstanding venues with international standard pitches, throughout the country.

Cricket Ireland is the governing body for the game at both performance and participation levels throughout Ireland, representing the interests of both the men’s and women’s game. The future of Irish Cricket is incredibly bright following the performance of the Men’s Senior XI in the past eight ICC World Cup events and significant wins against Full Member countries over that period.

Bready CC is one of those outstanding venues and now, along with the North West Cricket Union, wishes to build its expertise and resources to accommodate the increased opportunity of hosting high level international cricket.

We are looking for a full-time Head Groundsman to manage this facility. The applicant should be passionate and committed to delivering the highest standards of grounds maintenance creating a world class, enviable cricket pitch, and ensuring the long term maintenance and sustainability of the ground.

Based at the Bready Cricket Club and Centre of Excellence in Magheramason, the position will report into Bready Cricket Club Chairman of Grounds Committee.

If this opportunity interests you, please email a CV and a covering letter addressed to: peter.mccartney@northwestcricket.com.

Please include “Head Groundsman” in the subject box of your email.

Closing date for applications is close of business Tuesday 28th March 2017.

Should you be successful in making the short-list following the application process, please note that interviews will take place w/b 3rd April 2017.

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Cricket Ireland have a number of exciting summer Internships available this year across the Marketing and Events departments.

Event Intern:

Supporting the Event Manager with the coordination of all Cricket Ireland events, the Cricket Ireland Events internship allows interns to play a key role in the delivery of large scale international cricket fixtures from beginning to end.

Working closely with the Events Manager, key duties would include:
• Working on all aspects of pre-event planning for Home International and Domestic competitions
• On-site liaison with teams, volunteers and match-officials
• Management of accreditation process for all matches
• Assist with co-ordination of match day hospitality
• Assist with coordination of all volunteers prior to the event and on event days
• Collate all health and safety and insurance documentation prior to event
• Assist with set-up of ground for certain Interprovincial fixtures
• Assist with smooth running of media areas
• Prepare and deliver detailed event, project, signage and staffing plans
• Facilitate the delivery of on-ground/in-venue requirements for each match and ensuring requirements of key stakeholders are met
• Liaison with players, team management, venue managers and hotels regarding event logistics
• Any other duties as reasonably required by Cricket Ireland

 

If this opportunity interests you, please email a CV and a covering letter addressed to Claire Kennelly, claire.kennelly@cricketireland.ie. Please include “Events Intern” in the subject box of your email.

Closing date for applications is Friday March 31st

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION - CLICK HERE


Marketing Intern

Assisting Marketing Manager with the marketing and promotion of Cricket Ireland.

Supporting the Marketing Manager with the coordination of all Cricket Ireland promotional requirements, duties include

• Working with the Marketing Manager on the implementation of match marketing plans
• Assisting with the distribution of match related collateral
• Office administration including Purchase Orders, tracking invoices, updating budgets
• Coordination of meetings and distribution of relevant materials as required
• Sales lead coordination, assisting with marketing and sales of corporate hospitality, perimeter TV advertising and match programme adverts
• Assisting with match ticket organisation
• Working with the Digital editor to provide support in the management of Cricket Ireland’s social media channels and website
• Any other duties as reasonably required by Cricket Ireland
• Working as part of the Cricket Ireland team on match days


If this opportunity interests you, please email a CV and a covering letter addressed to Niamh O’Shea marketing@cricketireland.ie. Please include “Marketing Intern” in the subject box of your email.

Closing date for applications is Friday March 31st

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION - CLICK HERE

 

These positions offers a genuine opportunity for the successful candidate to help implement, deliver and evolve the smooth administrative running of Cricket Ireland to help ensure that we continue to be as successful off the field of play, as we are on it.

Cricket Ireland is an equal opportunities employer