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Non-Executive Members To The Board Of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority


The Department For Infrastructure - Warrenpoint Harbour Authority (WHA)


Belfast, Co. Antrim


The Department for Infrastructure is inviting applications for the appointment of two Non-Executive Members to the Board of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority (WHA. Warrenpoint Harbour is one of Northern Ireland’s main commercial ports, serving a hinterland which includes the southern part of Northern Ireland and the northern part of the Republic of Ireland. The Port’s geographic position constitutes a major strategic advantage located half way on the main strategic network of the Belfast to Dublin economic corridor. As a Non-Executive member, your role will be to work as a member of the Board, to bring your experience and judgement on issues such as strategy, performance and governance. How to Apply. No specific academic qualifications or experience of Ports/shipping is required for the posts. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate their ability across a number of competences. Information on WHA and details about the role of Non-Executive Members, the selection process and competition criteria are included in the Candidate Information Booklet. All candidates will be expected to have high standards of probity and integrity. The competition documents can be obtained via the following methods: Websites: or   Email: Telephone: 028 9054 0994 - Text relay service on 18001 028 9054 0994- In writing to: Public Appointments Unit, Department for Infrastructure, Room 542, Clarence Court, 10-18 Adelaide Street, Belfast BT2 8GB. Time Commitment and Remuneration. The appointment will be effective from 1 August 2021 will run for a period of four years. The current remuneration is £7,807 per annum based on anticipated attendance of one to two business days per month. The Members will be expected to attend all board meetings and other ad hoc meetings as required. This may involve a commitment both inside and outside of normal working hours, including representing WHA at occasional evening engagements. Applications from women, younger people, people with a disability and ethnic minority communities would be particularly welcome. Closing Date. The deadline for the receipt of applications is Noon Friday 16 April 2021. CVs and late applications will not be accepted. Applications can be made available in alternative formats, e.g. large print or Braille, on request. Equality of Opportunity. The Department is committed to the principles of public appointments based on merit with independent assessment, openness and transparency of process. The Department is also committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified applicants irrespective of religious belief, disability, ethnic origin, political opinion, age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation or whether or not they have dependants. Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.

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