Irish Seed Savers are seeking a suitably qualified candidate for the position of General Manager.

We are seeking a person with the drive, passion and expertise, to help us develop our future strategy, connect more people to our work and to support our team and organisation in becoming a centre of excellence.

Some key responsibilities are

  • Manage organisational development in collaboration with the Chair and the Board of Directors to support our organisation’s vision, mission, purpose, through effective strategic and business plans
  • Supporting the team co-ordinators, to manage ISSA’s various departments (Orchard, Seed, Education, Marketing & Development, and Administration) to ensure that work is carried out in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Maintain and further strengthen the organisation’s financial stability, requiring sound experience in financial planning, budget management, analysis, and cash-flow practice. 
  • Manage funder relationships and ensure effective end-to-end management of grants (e.g., Department of Agriculture, Pobal, philanthropic, and project grants, etc)

To download full Job Description please click HERE

To download Application Form please click HERE

Please note you do not need to submit a CV, but fill out and return the application form to

Deadline for applications is 31st of March 2021