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Director Of Military Prosecutions In The Permanent Defence Force


Minister Of Defence


Mc Kee Barracks Blackhorse Avenue


Job Title. Director of Military Prosecutions in the Permanent Defence Force. Application details/procedure: It is intended that interviews of shortlisted candidates will be held in November. Applications must be submitted by email. The application should consist of a detailed CV and cover letter (in Word Document or PDF format) outlining relevant experience. Applications should be emailed to with “Application for the position of Director of Military Prosecutions” as the subject line. Full details on this opportunity, including the terms and conditions of the post and how to make an application, can be found at and JOB DESCRIPTION: Applications are invited for the position of Director of Military Prosecutions in the Defence Forces. The primary function of the Director of Military Prosecutions is to direct and supervise military prosecutions. The Director of Military Prosecutions is an officer of the Permanent Defence Force and shall not be below the army rank of Colonel or equivalent naval rank. The successful candidate, if not already a serving Permanent Defence Force officer, will be nominated to be appointed a commissioned officer of the Permanent Defence Force in the rank of Colonel. The ideal candidate for the position will have: • A minimum of 10 years practice in the role of barrister or solicitor. • An understanding and knowledge of the work of the Defence Forces, or capacity to quickly acquire such understanding. • Demonstrated a degree of competence and probity appropriate to the appointment concerned. EMPLOYING AUTHORITY: Minister for Defence. EMPLOYING AUTHORITY WEBSITE: (Department of Defence) and (Defence Forces. Closing date: 5pm Thursday, 31 October 2019. 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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137 days ago