Well done EazyCity!!! We made it into the finals of the International eCommerce category in the Realex Web Awards!!!!!
The awards ceremony takes place in Dublin on October 15th so please keep the fingers crossed everyone!!
Here is the official page: http://webawards.ie/2015-finalists/
We know the fact that Ireland is a great place for big companies (Apple, Amazon,Google…etc). Indeed the taxation system and the taxes are interesting inside this English-speaking country.
Recently, Microsoft Ireland Operations Ltd, which is located in Dublin and in charge of the distribution, has announced a big project for the 30 year history in Ireland.
The leader on the software field will invest €134M for the development of the Leopardstown Campus and 150 jobs will be created during the construction phase. Up to know the total amount invested by the company in Ireland is €1 billion.
The campus will bring a strong and qualified workforce for the country. Cooperation between Microsoft and Ireland won’t stop soon.
EazyCity is looking for a new person to join the Welcome Team in Dublin!
This is a great opportunity for a motivated person who enjoys working with people and wants to be part of a dynamic young company which is currently expanding operations in Ireland, the UK, Italy and the USA!
The suitable candidate will be friendly, outgoing, flexible, a good team player, responsible, well-organised and good with people. Candidates should also have an understanding of providing excellent customer service and a friendly environment for new clients.
The tasks included in this position are as follows:
- Working closely as part of a small team in particular as a support to the Assistant Manager and Branch Manager
- Answering reservation emails (using Microsoft Outlook) and processing bookings
- Working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
- Meeting and greeting new clients in a professional manner
- Preparing accommodation for clients arrival
- Checking new clients into and out of their accommodation
- Carrying out inspections on accommodation and writing reports on same
- Answering the telephone and taking messages
- Taking rent payments (cash and credit card transactions)
- Updating company files and databases (knowledge of Excel essential)
- Assisting the team with the daily duties such as preparing welcome packs for clients, general office administration and other ad hoc duties
- Assisting the team in organising events at various intervals during the year
The candidate will be required to work 5 days per week, this will include evening and weekend work. 2 days off per week are provided for all team members.
This is an unpaid internship starting as soon as possible and is a minimum 4 months in duration. Shared room accommodation inclusive of utilities is provided for interns in our properties.
Ideally candidates will have a good level of English along with Italian mother tongue. Additional languages would be an advantage.
Please forward your CV for consideration to email@example.com.
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.