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Chief Executive Officer, Health and Safety Authority

We recently managed the appointment of Chief Executive Officer to the leadership team of the Health and Safety Authority. Please go to Current Opportunities to discover our latest assignments.

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The Health and Safety Authority has a wide and varied regulatory mandate which includes acting as the national body with responsibility for occupational health and safety, market surveillance of industrial products and chemicals and acting as the national accreditation body for Ireland through the Irish National Accreditation Board.

We are currently growing and transforming our organisation and are looking for a dynamic, committed and experienced person to be our Chief Executive Officer.


As CEO of the Health and Safety Authority, the person appointed will work with the Board and staff to lead and manage the delivery of our strategic priorities and goals and our varied legislative mandate.

The person will also be responsible for shaping and promoting the vision of the Authority, leading a multidisciplinary team of over 300 staff, engaging with national and international stakeholders and advising the Minister and the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment.


If you have the passion, experience and commitment to lead the Authority in delivering on its national regulatory functions, then we want to hear from you.

Remuneration for the role will be in line with public sector policy and will reflect the seniority of the role.

To Apply:

Lansdowne Executive Search has been retained by the Health and Safety Authority to manage this recruitment process.

Further information, including details on how to apply are available on

If you feel you would benefit from a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact or +353 (0)87 796 1062.

The Health and Safety Authority is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourages applications under the nine grounds of the Employment Equality Acts.

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