Cork City Council is a large urban local
authority with over 1,500 employees across over 40 locations.
The City Council provides a wide and diverse range of public services such as
housing, management of the public realm, libraries, physical planning and
development, community, culture and place-making and the delivery of
infrastructure projects. Internal
services include Finance, ICT, People & Organisation Development and
Corporate Affairs. The Council is committed to increasing its capacity and
capability for change to deliver improved public services.
An opportunity now exists
in Cork City Council for the position of Senior Executive Solicitor.
Reporting to the Head of Legal
Affairs, the Senior Executive Solicitor is a management position and provides a
comprehensive service to the County Council in the entire area of local
government law including, without being exhaustive, conveyancing, litigation,
dispute resolution, procurement and commercial and EU law.
The successful candidate will:
• Have been admitted and enrolled as a
solicitor in the State;
• Have at least 5 years’ experience as a
solicitor, including adequate experience of conveyancing and court work, after
admission and enrolment as a Solicitor;
• Possess a high standard of professional
training and experience;
• Have a satisfactory knowledge of public
Closing date: 3pm Thursday, 6th
Public Appointments Service is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and
encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.
For more information and how to apply, visit: https://bit.ly/LSNI_Ad_SenExecSolicitor