Deputy General Secretary

Attractive Salary
09 December 2016
20 January 2017
Position / level
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Full Time

With over 10,500 members, the Garda Representative Association represents serving members of Garda rank within An Garda Síochána in all matters relating to terms of conditions of employment and welfare.

The Association is now seeking a Deputy General Secretary to
support the General Secretary and the Central Executive Committee
in the running of the Association.

The Deputy General Secretary will:

• Deputise for the General Secretary as required and support the
Central Executive Committee

• Be involved in negotiations on behalf of members

• Be a GRA spokesperson to media and external stakeholders

• Deploy effective practices and innovations in membership
organising, campaigning, and representation

An understanding and/or experience of policing is desirable, but not

The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent communication
skills, strong media experience, and a proven track record of
negotiating. A strong commitment to the goals of the Association is

This will be four year fixed term contract.

The closing date for applications is 3pm, Friday 20th January, 2017.

For more information about the role and how to apply please click APPLY.