Recruitment Market Updates

Download the Engineering Salary & Benefits 2015 Guide now >> [ PDF 1.59MB ] Typical range of benefits for Engineering professionals: Benefit Type Management Non-Management Pension 4% - 10% employer contribution 2% - 7% employer contribution Healthcare Cover inclusive of employee and...

28/01/2015

The recession of 2008 hit a lot of firms extremely hard, but 2014 saw an improved confidence in the sector and according to FinanceJobs.ie, the Top 20 posted fee income of €1,2431.4 million in 2014, which is a rise of 9.3% compared with growth of 1.7% in last year's survey. The survey figure of €1,...

09/01/2015

How many times have you heard,“there are no engineering jobs in this country.” In certain industries this statement is true. The well-documented collapse of the construction industry in Ireland has lead to a huge decrease of jobs in areas such as civil engineering, quantity surveying and...

10/07/2014

Saturday, the 8th of February 2014 will be a date forever remembered by thousands of ACCA students who pass their final set of ACCA exams. After years of hard work, study and focusing on passing exams, the question many will ask now is "what next for my career"? The good news is, you have increased...

07/02/2014

It's that time of the year again when all focus is on the upcoming budget. It's earlier this year being on the 15th of October (perhaps the early bird catches the worm!). Apparently this year's budget is going to be the last harsh budget as we finally exit the IMF bailout program, however, that's...

27/09/2013

A recent report published in The Irish Times headlined "Biggest law firms hired more solicitors" caught my attention as I specialise in the recruitment of qualified solicitors in Ireland. Whilst the report did present some positive trends, the reality is, the market is reflecting a period of slight...

31/05/2013

Ireland is a location of choice for the majority of the world’s top pharmaceutical companies. Since the birth of the sector in 1959 when Leo Laboratories set up a manufacturing operation in South Dublin, the pharmaceutical sector has grown continuously and remains one of the most dynamic industries...

16/05/2012