NICS

Head of The Northern Ireland Civil Service

Recruiter
Location
Belfast, Antrim
Salary
£148,652 - £178,709
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
FPA-NMC2401324-01
Contract Type
Permanent

Head of The Northern Ireland Civil Service

Salary: £148,652 - £178,709 (currently under review)
Ref: IRC212499
Location: Stormont Castle, Stormont Estate, Belfast
Department: The Executive Office

The position of Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service, brings with it responsibilities as Head of the Executive Office and Secretary to the Executive. It is one of the most challenging and potentially rewarding public sector posts in Northern Ireland, providing the opportunity to work as the principal policy adviser to the First Minister and deputy First Minister at the very centre of the devolved administration on a wide range of important economic, social and physical infrastructure issues.

This post requires a wide range of high level skills and experience, working in a unique political environment, leading and driving forward major reform in the Northern Ireland Civil Service. It also provides the opportunity to influence reform in the wider public sector, to exercise an important representational role locally, nationally and internationally and to deliver important policy advice at the heart of the administration.

For more detailed information and to apply, please go to www.nicsrecruitment.gov.uk

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect,
PO Box 1089,
The Metro Building,
6-9 Donegall Square
South, Belfast,
BT1 9EW.

Telephone: 0800 1 300 330.
Email: recruitment@hrconnect.nigov.net

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC212499.

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 21st October 2016. As women are currently known to be under represented at senior grades across the NICS, applications from women would be particularly welcome.

www.nicsrecruitment.gov.uk

The Northern Ireland Civil Service is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT