Vacancy: Human Resources and Corporate Governance Executive

Thursday 9 February, 2017. ‚Äčsafefood is an all-island implementation body set up under the British-Irish Agreement with a general remit to promote awareness and knowledge of food safety and nutrition issues on the island of Ireland. Our activities include:

  • Promotion of food safety
  • Research into food safety
  • Communication of nutritional advice
  • Promotion of scientific co-operation and laboratory linkages
  • Provide independent scientific advice
  • Deliver consumer focused review.

Applications are invited for the following permanent position in our Cork headquarters:

Human Resources and Corporate Governance Executive

Reporting to the Corporate Operations Manager, the successful candidate will provide advice and assistance in a number of areas which will include HR, data protection, pensions, equality, Freedom of Information, Data Protection and Health and Safety. They will be responsible for researching current legislation and best practice guidance in order to prepare policies and procedures to ensure safefood’s corporate governance standards are maintained.  

Qualifications and experience

Applicants must have business/HR related degree and/or a relevant professional qualification. They must have at least three years’ experience, be able to demonstrate HR generalist knowledge and have proven experience in equality and data protection legislation. 

Full details of this position and how to apply can be found in the Information Pack. You can also call our HR department on 00 353 21 2304160. The closing date for receipt of applications is 4pm on Friday 24 February, 2017.