Mandate Trade Union has a vacancy for a Divisional Organiser located in our Southern Division which is operated from our Cork office.  The Divisional Organiser is a senior position within the union, with overall responsibility for the operation of the division to which they are appointed. There is also a requirement to provide cross divisional support with other divisions within the union and to engage on national projects/teams under the direction of the Assistant General Secretary/National Coordinator as the need arises.

The role and responsibilities require demonstrable proficiency in the following key areas:

  • Ability to effectively organise both current and prospective members
  • Recruitment of workers into the union
  • Individual and collective grievance handling at local, national, and third-party level
  • Collective bargaining/negotiating skills
  • Campaigning on workplace and social issues
  • Leadership/Team building

The successful candidate must also be able to demonstrate a proven track record in the Trade Union movement in addition to a strong sense of social justice.

A full clean driving licence is also essential.

Full job specification.

Letter of interest enclosing CV to:

By Post:                                                           

The President                                                  

Mandate Trade Union

9 Cavendish Row

Dublin 1

By Email:

Please quote Reference:

Southern Division – DO/SD/22

Closing date for letters of interest enclosing CV – 12 August 2022

Mandate Trade Union is an equal opportunities employer