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Content Marketing Hiring PorterShed Galway

Hiring: A Programme Associate


Galway City Innovation District (‘GCID’) was founded in 2015 to develop an innovation district in downtown Galway City and accelerate the regional technology ecosystem. The primary focus of GCID is to create high-value sustainable jobs in the West of Ireland. In 2016, GCID opened its first building, the PorterShed, whose member companies have so far had more than €36 million in inward investment. In 2022, GCID continued its expansion by opening two new sites in downtown Galway. The Board and management team at GCID are ambitious and driven, but most importantly we love what we do.

Job Title: Programme Associate

Reports To: Programme Manager, CEO

Key Working Relationships: Community & Production Manager, Content Marketing

Specialist, Administrative Team


The Programme Associate will work closely with the Programme Manager to deliver engaging, informative, and seamlessly executed innovation programmes for tech start-ups, corporates, and more. The start-up community thrives on informative events and networking opportunities, so this role encompasses event management as an integral part. Key internal relationships afford the opportunity to work closely with the GCID Board, CEO, Community and Production Manager, Content Marketing Specialist, and Administrative Team. Additionally, the Programme Manager will develop strong working relationships with PorterShed Members and alumni, and the wider tech community, as well as government, policy, and other programme providers nationally and overseas.

Main Objectives



Education, Experience, and Skills

The Ideal Candidate:

Application Process:

Email CV and optional cover letter to including reference number PA2022. Direct enquiries to Closing date for applications Tuesday August 30, 2022 at 4 pm.

GCID is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and mindsets, because we know the strength of our team lies in its diversity.

Salary: Commensurate with experience


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