Appointments to the Board of Transport Infrastructure Ireland

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified members of the public who can demonstrate that they would bring to the Board a range of knowledge and skills and perspectives to serve as a Director on the Board of Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

(I) Audit & Risk Management

Candidates must demonstrate in their application evidence of: -

Significant financial experience at an appropriately senior level with a particular emphasis on audit and risk management.

- Relevant qualification as an accountant/auditor and membership of a professional body.
- Experience in data protection and/or management information systems.

(II) Passenger/Customer/User Needs and Perspectives

Candidates must demonstrate in their application evidence of: -

Experience of working, to protect and/or promote the interests of service users, passengers or customers and advocating on their behalf.


Experience which would demonstrate the ability to operate in a high level business environment and contribute constructively to board meetings.

- Relevant knowledge or understanding of the public transport sector.

The Minister shall have regard to the desirability for gender balance on the Board as the Minister considers appropriate and determines from time to time when making appointments.

While Board experience would be an advantage, it is not a necessary requirement for the roles.

Statutory Requirements

Section 28(1)(d) of the Roads Act 1993 (as amended) provides that

“Each member of the Authority shall be a person who in the opinion of the Minister has wide experience and competence in relation to roads, railway infrastructure, transport, industrial, commercial, financial or environmental matters, local government, the organisation of workers or administration."

Please Note: Closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 5th June 2018 at 3.00pm.


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