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Market Update – How are Financial Jobs Faring?

  So far, 2018 is showing all signs of being a strong year of growth for jobs in the financial sector. Join us as we take stock of the market across our strands of specialisation: Accounting, Banking and Alternative Lending, Investments and Financial Services, Compliance and Insurance.   Accounting The Accounting sector has seen a […]

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CFA – Taking a Closer Look

Pat Brown is a Financial Services Recruiter with Engage People. Prior to joining the team, he spent several years working in investment management in New York and Dublin, where he built his expertise in alternative funds and investment operations. We spoke to an experienced CFA on his experience in recent years and what impact the qualification […]

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Me & My Career – Laura Shilling Business Development Manager, Savvi Credit Union

  Engage People speaks to Laura Shilling, Business Development Manager at Savvi Credit Union about shifting preconceptions and career highlights. How did you get into your current role and what do you enjoy most about it? After being in Finance for most of my working life I was looking for something different. I was approached […]


Job News – Who’s Hiring in Financial Services?

  Apex Fund Services is hiring for 50 new employees at their newly expanded operation in East Cork. As a Fund Administration specialist, the firm will hire experienced professionals and Grads across their range of accounting and financial services related roles.     US Payment Processing Tech company Cayan is launching a new merchant services […]


Engage People Named 2017’s Best New Agency at the NRF Awards

Friday 1st December was a very special night for us here at Engage People.   We are delighted to say that Engage People was named as The Best New Agency at the National Recruitment Foundation Awards 2017.           It was all glitz and glamour on Friday night, as the NRF played […]


Sector Deep dive – Accountants in Pharma

  In recent years, Ireland has grown to be one of the leading locations for the pharmaceutical industry in Europe. When Leo Laboratories set up a manufacturing operation in 1959 in Dublin they became the first ‘early adapter’ in an industry in Ireland that was primarily focussed on active ingredients and raw materials for export. […]

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Me & My Career: Anne Keogh COO & CFO of Pharmapod LTD

  Engage People speaks to Anne Keogh, recent ACCA President and current COO and CFO of Pharmapod LTD about mentors, motivations and mantras. How did you get into your current career path? Was this what you always wanted to do? Currently, I am COO and CFO with Pharmapod LTD, a software company that champions patient […]


On the up – who is hiring Financial People?

Dublin Financial Services on the rise  KBRA, a US Credit Rating Agency plans on hiring 100 people in Dublin following significant growth in the States.    Luxembourg-based FundRock is the latest fintech funds business to open a Dublin office, aiming to fill 20 positions. The company is looking to build a team of 20 within the […]

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“The Economy is Booming, Where are the Senior Jobs?”

Following up from a piece in 2016, while the economy has continued to improve and with positive expectation on the horizon, there has yet to be an abundance of attractive senior Finance positions. While 2017 has already seen a big lift, there is a still a way to go before there is anything like the […]