Appointments to the Board of Drogheda Port Company - Osborne

Appointments to the Board of Drogheda Port Company

The Chief Executive of Louth County Council in conjunction with the board of Drogheda Port Company invites applications from suitably qualified members of the public to serve as a Director on the Board of Drogheda Port Company.

Financial  (5 year appointment):

Candidates applying for this role must demonstrate in their application evidence of extensive experience at an appropriately senior level of: -

• A relevant finance or accounting professional qualification and membership of a professional body or be entitled to be a member of a professional body.

• Corporate planning and business finance within a rapidly scaling complex commercial organisation;

• Assessing business opportunities and potential acquisitions;

• Business development and product innovation

• A demonstrable understanding of the role of the Board particularly in terms of corporate governance, strategy challenge/oversight and risk management. Sectoral Experience

 

Desirable

• A demonstrated understanding and appreciation of the current and future role of Drogheda Port in supporting economic and social development.

• Strategy development skills;

• Experience in commercial matters; Previous Board Experience.

Trade & Commerce (3 year appointment):

Candidates applying for this role must demonstrate in their application evidence of extensive experience at an appropriately senior level of: -

• A relevant professional qualification and membership of a professional body or be entitled to be a member of a professional body.

• Corporate and business planning;

• Assessing business opportunities and potential acquisitions;

• A demonstrable understanding of the role of the Board particularly in terms of corporate governance, strategy challenge/oversight and risk management. Sectoral Experience

Desirable

• Previous Board experience

• A demonstrable understanding of the corporate governance framework for State owned companies in Ireland

• Infrastructural development and planning

• Relevant experience of the port industry in Ireland or Europe

Your submission should be made to paulfleming@droghedaport.ie together with your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter.

Closing Date:  15:00 on 30th November 2022