The Lir Academy at Trinity College Dublin is seeking to appoint a Director of Marketing for maternity leave cover. The role will be for an initial period of 26 weeks, commencing on April 25th, 2022, with the likelihood of extending it to a year-long contract.

The role of the Director of Marketing (maternity cover) is to implement an overall Marketing, Communications and Press strategy for The Lir Academy and be a key part of activating the new Lir Strategy for 2022-2026. This role serves The Lir’s needs in relation to student recruitment, short course sales, industry liaison, corporate training promotion, box office sales, events, fundraising activities, venue hire and institutional visibility nationally and internationally.

This role is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the promotion and growth of Ireland’s National Academy of Dramatic Art. It is part of the Senior Management team including the Director, Director of Administration, Director of Technical Training, Foundation & Short Courses Director, Director of Development and Commercial Director.

Please see the full job description at this link.

Application Details: All applications will be overseen in the strictest of confidence by The Lir’s Director of Administration, Anne Fitzpatrick. Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and a full CV to

Application timeline: Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, February 25th, 2022.

Interviews: the week of March 14th.

Preferred starting date: Monday, April 25th, 2022.