Information Systems Executive

safefood 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
  •  Provision of independent scientific advice
Applications are invited for the following permanent position in our Cork office:

Information Systems Executive

Reporting to the Information Systems & Facilities Manager, the successful candidate will deliver key support activities to assist with the implementation, maintenance and development of Information Communication Technologies. They will be responsible for investigating, defining and analysing both internal and external information and communications technology requirements from both a user and system perspective.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting and reviewing safefood ICT processes and equipment, and supporting safefood staff by providing an ICT helpdesk function for day to day issues.

Qualifications and Experience

Applicants must have a 3rd level degree / post graduate qualification in Information Technology or an equivalent professional qualification. They must have at least 3 years IT experience gained within the public, private, voluntary or community sector. This employment experience must include experience of networking and communications technologies including LAN/WAN Servers and PCs. Previous experience in dealing with customer queries in person and by telephone is also essential.


€30,455 - €46,880


You can also call our HR department on 00 353 21 2304101. The closing date for receipt of applications is 4pm on Friday 25 October, 2019. safefood is committed to promoting equality of opportunity. safefood is committed to promoting equality of opportunity.