The General Counsel appointmentee will commence a newly created position at Principal Officer grade.
Reporting to the CEO the General Counsel will be a skilled and experienced lawyer with highly developed leadership and communication skills. The successful applicant will have recent experience at a senior level in a similar role, ideally in a regulatory environment and will have a track record of managing a diverse range of legal issues from drafting legal documents, to advising on legal disputes, regulatory/public law matters, data protection, employment law and complex legislative issues. A high degree of technical expertise in regulatory law and policy is required, including in relation to the drafting of regulations, codes of practice and other legal documentation.
The successful applicant will be appointed on a permanent basis. The starting point of the salary scale of a PO is €89,072; in addition there are 32 days annual leave and a pension.
A full JD is available upon request.
Closing date for applications: 21st of September, 2020
Interviews will take place on 25th of September, 2020
Michelle Nolan is the point of contact for this vacancy. She has recruited for the Irish legal industry for 16 years and has worked with this client for 6 years.