Paraxel has announced the creation of more than one hundred jobs. This company, which employs 70 people at its offices want to create 130 further jobs over the next year and a half. A big part of this investment will be supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland.
The new positions should be for clinical, technology, legal, consulting and logistics sectors with senior decision. This Massachusetts company has a strong presence all around the world in 51 countries with around 17,440 employees.
This decision is important for the growth and its business strategy of this company in Europe and the Middle East.
You will find more information on the official web site.
Abtran is Ireland’s leading provider of Customer and Business Process Management services, located in Dublin.
They are now hiring 100 new employees as part of a major expansion. The jobs include business, technical and data analysts, applications developers, digital media specialists, programme managers, project managers, training managers and change management professionals.
Abtran is looking for people who are not afraid of hard working, who pay attention to detail, who can work well either in an individual way or as part of a team, and who are able to face a problem and solve it.
If you are interested in sending your application through, please visit Abtran official website.
Italy looks too far from here? You have to go back home, but you cannot fit everything in your baggage? Have stress-free packing thanks to Packlink!
Have you ever heard about comparison web sites? For sure you have already used sites like Booking.com or Expedia.com and you have understood that you don’t need to visit many websites to find the best offer. Thanks to Packlink, you can do the same for your shipments: the website compares all the courier companies working in the place you chose, and it offers you a list that includes all the services and the prices available for that area.
By shipping through Packlink, you can save up to the 70% on all shipments and all the services are included in the price. Organise the collection of your package at any address and track online your shipment until its destination.
You can ship with couriers companies like UPS, TNT, BRT or SDA with a discounted price and in just few clicks.
Would you like to send something to Dublin? Take advantage of the Packlink offer and send your package at 19.15€ all included!
Airbnb to create 200 jobs in Dublin
The American Web Company that was founded in 2008 has planned to create 200 new jobs in Dublin in an expansion of a workforce currently at 300 employees.
The main of activity of these jobs will be different, not only in Marketing, but also in customer experience, human resources, finance, 'trust and safety' and IT. The company has also plans to move to new offices (40,000 square foot in size). The new premises will be located at Hannover Quay.
Ireland represents about 4,500 listings of offers on Airbnb and the company worldwide have more than 1,000,000 listings in190 countries.
The shopping centre Liffey Valley has just announced the new project of €26 million and the creation of 450 jobs (225 construction jobs) bringing the total number of people employed in the centre to more than 2,500. These jobs will be full and part-time jobs for the mall.
The new opening of shops like Penney’s that will open in 2016 for example is the origin of this new announcement. Centre director Denis O'Connell said it’s going to mark a new phase for Liffey Valley and for West Dublin as well.
"We are delighted to commence this €26m investment in the retail, leisure and community facilities on offer here”.
Find out more information about it on the website of the shopping centre.
Career Zoo is the name of the most important in Ireland's keynote career events for graduates and professionals. The event takes place on Saturday, February 21st 2015 from 10am to 5pm in Dublin.
The rise of Information Technology in Ireland has helped to attract more and more job seekers in recent years. Some of the companies seeking to fill positions include Accenture and such event sponsors as Workday and Liberty IT.
Also Bank of Ireland participates in the fair, which seeks to incorporate 10 new employees to its workforce. The financial institution is offering jobs in all departments from accounting to marketing through credits.
Looking for a job in Ireland? Do not miss the opportunity to attend Career Zoo.
Are you a passionate lover of Rugby and Ireland? Lucky you! This weekend, on Saturday February 14th, takes place at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin one of the most anticipated matches of the competition, Ireland Vs France.
The Six Nations Championship is an annual competition between national teams of rugby in Scotland, France, Wales, England, Ireland and Italy. England and Wales hold 26 titles, compared with 17 of France and 12 of Ireland.
Tickets to enjoy this event live at the Aviva Stadium are sold out, but don’t lose the hope because you can always follow through television, at home or surrounded by Irish people in any pub. A great opportunity to immerse yourself in a festive and sports Irish atmosphere!
Please, find more information here.
Ireland and Canada will be connected this summer with a new direct flight. The French airline Europe Airpost announced a weekly flight between July 9th and September 11th. Flights will depart from Dublin on Thursday and from Halifax on Friday.
Tickets can be booked from 659 €, including luggage and fees. The news adds one more to the growing number of regular links between Ireland and Canada, WestJet offers a service to Terranova and Aer Lingus offers a direct service to Toronto.
There are now fifteen new routes to Dublin Airport so far in 2015. You can follow all the news in the Europe Airpost website, and be ready to travel!
The world superstar guitarist from U2, The Edge, is in the Dublin newspapers these days. The reason is the auction that will take place in Dublin on March 15th. The first guitar of The Edge will be sold to a lucky guy for a minimum price of 1800€.
To give you an idea about the value that the guitar took in these years, 20 years ago the same guitar was sold by the mother of The Edge to a colleague for a tiny amount of 20£; It was in the 70’s, the period when The Edge joined a small band called U2 and began to play with this exact guitar.
Later the lucky woman gets the signature of The Edge on it (he recognized it of course).
It’s not the first time that a guitar from the U2 member has been sold, in fact in 2007, The Edge donated a cream-coloured Gibson Les Paul to a charity auction in the United States, held to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Katrina. The guitar was sold for $240,000.
Between January 28th and February 1st the Temple Bar Trad Fest will take place, five days full of events. Since frontline actions, for which you must book your tickets, to a lot of free events in the 14 pubs of Temple Bar participating in the festival.
In the Temple Bar Trad Fest everything revolves around music. Live Irish music, Irish bands, bagpipes, choirs, children, who may attend workshops such as Clayotic Workshop.
The festival celebrates its tenth anniversary and does so in style. Artists like Mick Flannery, Matt Molloy, John Carty and Arty McGlynn have already hung the sign "sold out".
To view all events you can visit the official website of the festival. Don’t forget that some events require tickets or pre booking. Enjoy the music in Dublin!