Corporate Secretary

On Application
31 March 2017
04 May 2017
Position / level
Contract Type
Full Time

Founded in 1845, University College Cork is one of Ireland’s premier higher education institutions,recognised for its world-class research and outstanding graduates. With over 20,000 students, 2,800 staff and 130,000 alumni, UCC’s influence is truly global. Ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, UCC is Ireland’s SundayTimes University of the Year for 2016 and 2017. UCC plays a significant role in the academic, economic, social and cultural life in Ireland. 

Within UCC the Corporate Secretary is responsible for the legal, corporate, governance, secretarial and insurance functions of the University and the current vacancy provides an outstanding opportunity for a high calibre and experienced leader. As Corporate Secretary you will act to support and enhance the University’s academic endeavour by upholding the highest standards of governance, risk management, probity and accountability by complying proactively with statutory and regularity requirements and by
ensuring effective, transparent and accountable governance and best practice.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to the Office of the President,
Tel +353 21 4903623 or

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12p.m. (GMT) on Thursday 4th May 2017 by emailing a full Curriculum Vitae and letter of application - click APPLY

No late applications will be accepted.

University College Cork is an equal opportunities employer.