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Judith Totten Managing Director

Financial Services Union

  • FSU House,
  • Stephen Street Upper,
  • Dublin 8

Phone: +353 1 4755908  

General Secretary

Location: Dublin

Salary: Not Disclosed

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  • Added
    1 week ago
  • Closing Date
    27th Nov 2017
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Job Summary

Employer
Financial Services Union
Job Location
Dublin
Salary
Not Disclosed
Closing Date
27th November 2017
Employment Type
Permanent Full-Time
Sector
General Management   Banking, Financial Services & Insurance  
Job Role(s)
General Secretary
Minimum Experience
See Job Description
Qualifications
See Description
Employer Type
Company
Contact
Financial Services Union

About the job

FINANCIAL SERVICES UNION GENERAL SECRETARY

With the imminent retirement of our General Secretary, Larry Broderick, next May, FSU is looking for an innovative and inspiring leader to take the Union forward over the next five years.

FSU represents staff across the financial services sector in both the Republic of Ireland and the UK. As FSU's chief executive, reporting to the Union's General Council, the General Secretary is responsible for the Union's day-to-day management and leading its staff, its strategic development, growth and finances together with the smooth running of the General Council and other representative structures.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to be at the forefront of an important and forward-thinking trade union as it enters its second century.

The Role

  • To ensure that the Union fulfils the aims and objectives determined through its democratic structures
  • To provide overall oversight of the Union's financial affairs
  • To initiate and develop appropriate industrial relations strategies to deliver the best achievable outcomes for the Union's members
  • To provide leadership and management of the Union's team of full-time professionals
  • To oversee the Union's relationships with employers in the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom
  • To maintain and develop mutually beneficial relationships with other trade union organisations including the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and the UNI Global Union Federation.
  • To act as the principal spokesperson for FSU on all media platforms

The Person

A creative individual with experience in a senior role, with:

  • an empathy and understanding of the trade union movement and its values
  • demonstrable business acumen and a proven track record of leading a membership organisation
  • experience in the recruitment and retention of members

S/he will be

  • an innovative and strategic thinker with first class communication skills — both written and spoken
  • an excellent negotiator with a proven track record in their field
  • a transformational leader Applications are invited from persons with a strong commitment to representing working people and to shaping an innovative trade union while at the same time building a forward-thinking membership organisation offering a unique range of services for its members.

This senior position is based in Dublin.

The deadline for receipt of applications is Monday, November 27, 2017.

To submit an application or for further information, please contact Tommy Kennedy, President VIA CLICKING THE CONTACT EMPLOYER BUTTON

FSU is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

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Financial Services Union

  • FSU House,
  • Stephen Street Upper,
  • Dublin 8

Phone: +353 1 4755908  

How to apply: please contact the employer for more information on this position.

Contact employer Applying for:
General Secretary

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