Area: Cork, Republic of Ireland 

Deadline: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Interviews: provisionally scheduled for the week starting Monday 5 of February.

Start date: Monday 5 March 2018

Meitheal Mara requires a Community Maritime Event Coordinator (Maternity Leave Cover)
Ocean to City & Cork Harbour Festival

Meitheal Mara, Cork’s community boatyard and maritime training centre, is looking for an experienced temporary event manager for the annual Ocean to City race and Cork Harbour Festival. The position will be on a fixed-term, temporary basis to provide maternity leave cover.

The work entails organising and coordinating the annual Ocean to City – An Rás Mór and associated Cork Harbour Festival in Cork city and harbour from 2 -10 June 2018.

The successful candidate will have strong event management experience coupled with experience in managing and co-ordinating a mixed team of staff and volunteers in a community setting.

For more information on main duties, essential criteria and application processes, please visit the

Meitheal Mara website or