Appointment as Chairperson to the Board of Dublin Port Company

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport invites applications from suitably qualified members of the public to serve as Chairperson of Dublin Port Company.
Expressions of interest are now invited from applicants who consider they possess the skills and experience necessary to chair the Board. Specifically, candidates must demonstrate in their application, evidence of:-
• A successful career history at an appropriately senior level in a large complex organisation/company, ideally in a commercial business sector of relevance to Dublin Port;
• Significant strategic leadership experience with a proven track record of organisational management and improvement;
• In the context of the expectations of the State acting in its role as shareholder, ability to ensure the Board guides, challenges and supports the CEO and executive team to deliver and sustain performance whilst holding them to account in doing so;
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain relationships with all relevant stakeholders.
• The ability to work effectively and cohesively with others in leading a team;
• Proven ability to critically analyse information and constructively challenge (in particular large capital expenditure proposals);
• A demonstrable understanding of good governance practices;
• Knowledge of the maritime sector.

Closing Date:  15:00 on Friday 3rd January 2019


19282001_Chair of Dublin Port Final information booklet 2.pdf