The Commissioners of Irish Lights (Irish Lights) is seeking Expressions of Interest for appointments to its Board. The mission of Irish Lights is Safe Navigation at Sea. We are a maritime organisation delivering essential 24/7 safety and navigation services, 365 days a year. Irish Lights operates on an all island basis, covering both jurisdictions North and South. We have strong working ties with our sister agencies Trinity House and Northern Lighthouse Board in the UK.
We recently published our strategy for the period 2018-2023 ‘Safe Seas – Connected Coasts’. The strategy recognises the exciting and challenging trends in the maritime sector at national and international level. With a strong focus on innovation and technology the strategy places an emphasis on positioning Irish Lights to play a leadership role in the delivery of next generation navigation and maritime safety services.
We are looking for experienced individuals to join our Board to support the ongoing development of the organisation. Applicants should have Board / Senior Management experience and specific capability in one of the following: Financial Management, Legal, Heritage, Tourism, Marketing, Communications or Change Management and Human Resources. Marine experience while beneficial is not necessary.
Irish Lights values and supports diversity and equality of opportunity. Appointments are made on merit. Board members do not receive fees.
Applications should be addressed to the Chairman and submitted to Boardappointments@irishlights.ie no later than the 25th September 2018. Applications forms can be downloaded from above.
Queries can be sent to Robert Hudson, Human Resources Manager at email@example.com