EY Ireland announce 900 new jobs across the island of Ireland

  • EY Ireland have announced that they will create 900 new net jobs across the island of Ireland.

    EY has reported record levels of growth for its business on the island of Ireland, with revenues to the end of June 2022 up 26% to €536 million (up from €425 million in the prior Financial Year). Globally EY reported revenues of US$45.4b in FY22.

    EY reported strong performance across all four service lines: Assurance, Consulting, Tax and Law, and Strategy and Transactions in its offices in Dublin, Belfast, Cork, Galway, Limerick and Waterford. Its headcount on the island of Ireland now stands at 4,208, an increase of 23% on FY21.

    EY will add 900 net new jobs on the island of Ireland which will grow their total head count to 5,100.

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    550 of the positions will be for experienced hires while 350 will be filled by new university graduates. The company aims to fill the 550 experienced roles as soon as possible. The majority of the 350 university graduates who were offered roles in EY for this financial year are now in the process of being onboarded with the remainder due to take up their new roles over the coming months.

    EY will be actively recruiting candidates to fill a wide variety of roles across its core areas of tax, audit, corporate finance and consulting as well as in new growth areas including technology consulting, digital and emerging technology, data analytics, cyber security, sustainability, law, strategy and transformation. 

    The firm is also recruiting heavily across other growth areas such as workforce and organisation design and planning, change management, transaction diligence, and valuations, modelling and economics.

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    Commenting on the new jobs, Frank O’Keeffe, Managing Partner, EY Ireland said: “Our plan to increase our current headcount on the island of Ireland from 4,200 to 5,100 people is hugely exciting for us. Strong client demand for our services gives us confidence to continue with our ambitious growth plans. We’re seeking to recruit the brightest and most diverse talent across a host of disciplines to join our brilliant teams. We recognise the important role we play in supporting the development of Ireland’s future business leaders and so we have a laser focus on ensuring our people have access to world class training and mentoring throughout their career at EY.”

    Frank added: “As EY looks to boldly reshape the future of professional services we will do so from a position of strength as we harness the global and local momentum in our business. Our future plans to deliver even greater choice for our clients and the most exciting career opportunities possible for our people, are huge drivers for us as we chart our future path.”

    For information on jobs at EY Ireland visit careers.ey.com.

    Source: Written from press release.

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