Real Nation is a company that specialises in applying psychological and learning constructs to effect change across education, health, environment, consumer and trade sectors. The company was formed in 2000 and now has over 50 staff (educators, teachers, psychologists, communications, project and event management specialists) working across government and private sectors. Our achievements have resulted in such international awards and recognition for our clients, as: a WHO Award for Dept of Agriculture for our model of Healthy Eating Programme ‘Food Dudes’, Heineken ‘Gold Standard’ for our model of ‘Heineken Star Serve’ Trade Programme (also appointed the concept developers for the International Heineken Global Bartenders Awards in 2013), Event Industry Award for ‘Best Awards Ceremony’ for our long-standing client of thirteen years, AIB and ‘Best Project for Ireland’ in the International Energy Globe Awards, the largest platform for sustainability worldwide for our educational programme ‘SEAI One Good Idea’.
About this role:
We are currently looking to hire an ambitious and dynamic individual to manage a registration campaign seeking to register schools for a bespoke suite of exclusive opportunities and free educational initiatives. The successful candidate will oversee the campaign which involves making visits to schools and dealing one-to-one with key decision makers.
The successful candidate should have strong communication and interpersonal skills, be highly motivated, have the ability to foster trust and relationships on behalf of the client and able to problem-solve and react to achieve the best results during school visits. An understanding of the educational landscape will enable the successful candidate to communicate confidently about the educational initiatives, and liaise with the key decision makers within the schools. A high-level of reporting will be required and will involve identifying and developing strategic opportunities within schools.