Deadline for application - 13th December 2013
The Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for Ireland wishes to recruit a new Editor of The Irish Reports following the appointment of the former Editor as a Judge of the District Court.
The Editor reports to the Council and is responsible for the professional, administrative and supervisory functions associated with the publication of four annual volumes of the law reports of the Superior Courts of Ireland.
The successful candidate should have experience of law reporting, possess strong written and oral communications skills, high level technology skills (with experience of electronic publishing an advantage) and a capacity to lead and motivate others. Practical litigation experience will be an advantage.
The successful candidate will be free to carry on legal practice, strictly subject to that being consistent with the due discharge of his or her duties as Editor.
The salary will be commensurate with experience and skills.
The position is open to all practising barristers and solicitors.
Interested persons are invited to submit a full CV as well as a professional writing sample to the Chairman, Law Reporting Council, Aras Ui Dhalaigh, 1st Floor, Inns Quay, Dublin 7 (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) not later than 4.30 pm on Friday 13th December, 2013.
Closing Date: Monday 16th December 2013, 5pm
Based in Lilongwe, Malawi, the placement is full time for one year, commencing mid-January 2014. The programme lawyers will be responsible for providing legal assistance to prisoners on remand through work with the Legal Aid Department in Lilongwe. Programme Lawyers will also engage in the capacity building of local stakeholders through the training of police, magistrates, lawyers and prisoners themselves. Full job description is available here .
To apply please send a CV and cover letter to Emma Dwyer at email@example.com.