Job Vacancy at Na Píobairí Uilleann – Administrator


Na Píobairí Uilleann (NPU), the Society of Uilleann Pipers was founded in 1968 to promote the playing and manufacture of the uilleann pipes and Irish traditional music in general. We have extensive music tuition, pipemaking training, publications and public performance programmes and provide an extensive range of services through our web-based resources. With a growing worldwide membership and expanding events programme we wish to appoint an Administrator reporting to the Chief Executive. The successful candidate will ideally have a number of years’ experience in an administrative role, possess basic accounting skills, also excellent communications and interpersonal skills and be capable of working to strict deadlines.   Responsibilities will include:

  • Implementation of key elements of our organisational strategy
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Co-ordination of health and safety programmes
  • Management of staff and volunteer groups
  • Managing, promoting and marketing an extensive range of public events including concerts, summer schools and tuition programmes
  • Preparation of grant applications and management of commercial activities
  • Management of procurement, sales and order fulfilment
  • Maintenance of administrative and financial systems
  • Preparation of management accounts and liaising with external auditors
  • Managing Child Protection Programme
  • Development and maintenance of website
  • Facilities management

Letter of application together with detailed CV addressed to The CEO, Na Píobairí Uilleann, 15 Henrietta Street, Dublin 1, or by email to  to arrive not later than 5 p.m. on Friday 15th March 2019.

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