The Legal function within Irish Water ensures that the organisation has the required legal expertise and support required by the business to meet its day to day legal needs including; litigation, reviewing and providing input to legal documentation such as policies & contracts, and advising on regulatory matters.

Reporting to the Head of Legal Services in Irish Water, the Legal Executive will carry out legal assistance functions as well as being responsible for the provision of administrative support to the legal team including taking primary responsibility for supporting litigation activities within Irish Water, review and correction of certain contracts prepared by the business, maintenance of contract registers, primary responsibility for maintenance of the invoice register and ensuring legal invoices are processed and paid, managing the legal support officer if required and interns to ensure administrative support is provided to the lawyers within the Legal function, maintaining legal registers and managing payments and correspondence with external parties.

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