Position Overview

The Director will be responsible for the provision of high quality legal advice and legal services to the Commission and, in doing so, manage the staff and resources of the Legal team and exercise the Commission’s powers as delegated.

For more complex or sensitive matters the Director Legal will act as Counsel and instruct Counsel (or appearing as Counsel) within compulsory and/or public examinations.

The Director is responsible for managing litigation as it affects the Commission.

The Director will be expected to participate in decision making and strategic planning as a member of the senior management team to contribute to organisational direction, planning and objectives.

This position is a role model for professionalism and legal expertise, it is expected this position will provide clear guidance and mentoring to Legal team members and work collaboratively with the Director Investigations and Director Corruption Prevention and Education in ensuring the objectives of the Commission are successfully and professionally implemented.

How to apply

The Public Sector Management Act 1994 sets out a range of conditions in relation to these appointments.

After reviewing the position information, further enquiries may be directed to John Hoitink, Chief Executive Officer, ACT Integrity Commission by phone 02 6205 9899 or email john.hoitink@integrity.act.gov.au

Applications close on Friday 17 January 2020 and must be received by the ACT Integrity Commission by Close of Business on this day. Applications can be forwarded to info@integrity.act.gov.au or mailed to GPO Box 1949, Canberra ACT 2601.

Applicants who have been employed as an ACT Public Servant in the past 5 years are not eligible to apply.