Pramerica

Pramerica is a business and technology operations subsidiary of U.S.-based Prudential Financial Inc., a financial services leader. The company was founded in County Donegal in 2000 and they provide a range of development, quality assurance and systems engineering services to Prudential Financial Inc. This includes: software development, business intelligence, fintech, ethical hacking, systems engineering and much more. Pramerica has over 1,100 employees. They offer an exciting working environment, great learning opportunities, supportive management and an extensive benefits package. They support employees in their efforts to achieve internationally accepted certifications such as CMMI® Level 3, PMP®, CBAP® and CCBA®. Pramerica will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Amadeus

Amadeus are a multi-award winning catering firm. They specialise in private, event and corporate dining. With a team of 676 staff members including 15 innovation specialists and over 135 chefs, the company caters to around 4 million people every year. They are committed to excellence and they have won an impressive 640 culinary and catering awards over their nearly 40 year history. Amadeus believe that the secret to their success is their team. They look for candidates who offer talent, passion and ability to sell. Successful candidates will be offered training to help them achieve their goals. In 2015/16 they saw significant growth by delivering a 7 percent increase in revenue and a 26 percent increase in profit. Amadeus will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Almac Group

The Almac Group is a development and manufacturing organisation that provides an extensive range of integrated services to companies within the pharmaceutical and biotech sectors. The company is headquartered in Northern Ireland, with offices and facilities in Scotland, England, the US, and Asia. For more than 40 years, Almac has supported the biopharmaceutical industry with their drug development activities and bringing new drugs to market to advance human health. They are at the forefront of improving efficiency in the development of new medicines.   The company’s services include R & D, biomarker discovery and development, API manufacture, formulation development, clinical trial supply, IXRS technology (IVRS/IXRS) through to commercial-scale manufacture and companion diagnostic development. Almac’s ultimate goal is to help advance human health globally. Almac will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Adaptive HVM

Adaptive HVM specialises in business improvement and sustaining consultancy. The company offers a full range of project and change management services. These include solving complex organisational and business problems, senior interim management solutions, staffing solutions, and they develop advanced systems and technology to meet future customer needs. The company also provides project management solutions including integrating large-scale systems;, develop change programs, cost reduction, budget management. Adaptive is based in Dublin in Ireland. The company is driven by an exceptional commitment to quality and a conviction that best practice should be common practice. Adaptive HVM will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Aspira

Aspira is an Irish company with international impact. From their offices in Dublin and Cork, they offer consultancy and IT services around the world. They deliver a range of solutions to the financial services, IT, medical devices and energy sectors. Aspira's clients include AIB, Coillte, DePuy Synths, EirGrid, ESB and Electric Ireland and Laya Healthcare. Aspira offers Enterprise IT solutions, IT services remotely or on-site, and software solution development to companies around the world. They also delivers business analysis services, manage major projects and offer a team of experienced project managers. Apira provides professional training services in project management and IT and business analysis, plus technical training for a variety of IT systems. Apira will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Market Resource Partners

Market Resource Partners is a global provider of marketing intelligence, software, and services. Founded in 2002, MRP has since grown into a market leader. MRP has 12 offices and covers 100 countries around the globe and is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Derivatives plc, a global service provider in the technology sector. MRP uses proprietary technology and advanced algorithms to help companies execute B2B programmes with precision. Clients rely on MRP to deliver the insights they need to sell more effectively to their key target markets. Market Resource Partners offers Delta Marketing Cloud. This innovative platform offers a powerful integration of data, software and services to identify, engage and drive sales prospects. Delta Marketing Cloud uses MRP’s Delta Prelytix to analyse billions of companies’ buying-intent sessions. Prelytix creates profiles of what buyers are looking for, their location, the company size and industry. MRP’s Delta Interactive module pushes the right content to the right prospects at the right time, based on what Delta Prelytix uncovers. Market Resource Partners will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Santander

Santander aims to be the best retail and commercial bank in the world. Santander’s corporate motto is to be “simple, personal and fair.” This motto defines how the bank conducts business, interacts with their customers, shareholders and society. Santander has 193,863 employees and offers career opportunities across the world. They are committed to multicultural staffing and in 2015, the bank was named as one of the Sunday Times’ “25 Best Companies to Work For” and as one of The Times’ “Top 50 Employers for Women.” Santander Business Schools are open to students currently pursuing an MBA or other graduate studies, and graduates who have completed their studies within the last three years. The Business Schools run a graduate recruitment campaign and a graduate summer internship programme. Santander also has positions available for candidates with experience in the financial sector as well as other professionals. Santander will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.  

TeleTech

TeleTech are customer relations experts with more than thirty years of experience. Their guiding principle is that customer relationships which are built on trust and simplicity deliver lasting value for everyone. In other words, happy customers equal happy companies. TeleTech knows that building good customer relationships across every channel, in every interaction and every day is not simple. Companies, trying to adapt to a new world of connectivity, are faced with disconnected technology systems. Customers, increasingly empowered by technology, demand a better experience in exchange for their loyalty. TeleTech works with some of the most successful companies around the world. They interact with 3.5 million customers, 24/7 in more than 80 countries using almost 50 languages across social, mobile, digital and face-to-face channels. Their integrated platform offers consulting, technology, care and growth services. They deliver exceptional experiences by bringing the best team, tool and practices to everything they do. TeleTech will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

McKinty Associates

McKinty Associates specialise in finance recruitment across Northern Ireland. The company has focused on this specific sector for many years and are experts in the field. As a result, McKinty Associates often have exclusive access to some of the region’s most desirable accountancy and finance vacancies. They work alongside some of the country’s largest organisations and offer non-advertised roles and confidential vacancies as well as traditional roles. They work with many of Northern Ireland’s most prestigious employers, including Top 100 companies, SMEs, Big 4 banks and accountancy firms, Top 10 public practices and third sector organisations. McKinty Associates recruit skilled accounting and finance professionals from junior posts through to senior management level. They recruit for a wide range of businesses across the public practice, private and public sector as well as for not-for-profit organisations. They have a strong track record of placing permanent, contract and interim roles and they take a bespoke approach to every vacancy ensuring we achieve the best match between our client requirements and candidate skills, qualifications and experience. McKinty Associates will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.  

Lydian Care

Lydian Care is an award winning care agency, and one of Northern Ireland’s fastest growing care agencies. The agency provides healthcare staff and home care services, and are a leading provider of domiciliary care and provide home care services in the South Eastern and Southern Trust. Lydian Care provides a wide range of practical and personal care support to their clients. The agency offers a 24-hour dedicated on-call service. Clients can avail of day or night service day every day of the week, from one to four times every day.This includes care for those requiring support with:

  • Frail and elderly care
  • Physical disabilities
  • Learning disabilities
  • Hospital discharges
  • Mental health
  • Terminally ill
Lydian Care is also a leading healthcare provider specialising in temporary and permanent staffing solutions across Northern Ireland. They provide healthcare and nursing staff to a range of clients, including NHS, charitable and private health facilities. Lydian Care will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Convergys

Convergys is a global leader in customer management. They are committed to helping their clients maintain exceptional relationships with their customers. The company has a staff of 130,000 employees speaking 58 languages. They operate in more than 150 locations across 31 countries. The company offers their clients significant experience across a number of industries. These include: automotive; communications and media; financial services; healthcare; insurance; retail; technology; travel and hospitality; and utilities. In addition to customer care, the company offers a number of capabilities to their clients. These include revenue generation and retention; technical support; collections; analytics; and omnichannel technology. They also assist their clients with a number of business challenges. These include customer experience; customer retention; cost management; regulatory compliance and fraud protection; sales effectiveness; languages; and transformation.

Convergys offers employees the opportunity for professional growth and training.  Their Talent Academy offers a range of learning and development programmes across all areas of their business. In addition, employees receive an excellent benefit package, a healthy work-life balance and a supportive work environment. They are also committed to workplace diversity. Convergys will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

BT

BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies. They serve the needs of customers in the UK and across 180 countries worldwide. They provide fixed-line services, broadband, mobile and TV products and services as well as networked IT services. BT is one of the UK's best-known companies and an established global communications firm. They offer job opportunities in the global market they serve. This includes the UK, the Republic of Ireland, Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. BT is a diverse business with a global reach and impact and employees have significant opportunities for professional development and growth.  In addition, employees are offered a range of benefits. These include a pension scheme, flexible working hours, share-related benefits, discounts and special prices on products and services. BT is an inclusive employer. They also actively encourage the recruitment, development and retention of disabled people. The company also offers a paid apprenticeship scheme. Apprentices learn alongside colleagues while on the job. In addition, they attend college to gain a recognised professional qualification. The company covers the costs of training as well as paying apprentices a competitive salary. BT will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Springboard Opportunities

Springboard Opportunities was established in 1992. They are committed ‘within a spirit of partnership, to building the capacity of disadvantaged people and their communities and contributing to a society that is at ease with itself and its diversity’. Springboard supports young people to discover their potential and build capacity to make their lives better. The organisation believes their work makes a positive and sustainable difference to individuals and has significant mutual benefits to building shared communities. Springboard’s key activities are primarily targeted to areas that face disadvantage and are also affected by division or conflict. They provide dynamic, needs-led learning opportunities for individuals and groups on themes such as diversity, personal growth, employability and community participation. They create bespoke learning interventions and accredited training and provide one-to-one support for marginalised young people.    

Eishtec

Eishtec is one the fastest growing companies in the country. The company started trading in May 2011 with nine people and now employs over 1700 across four sites in Craigavon, Waterford, Wexford and Clonmel. Eishtec supports some of the UK’s and Ireland’s biggest telecommunication brands including EE, Orange, T-mobile and iD. Their teams support customers with the latest smartphones across the fastest 4G networks as well as fibre powered TV services and broadband. Eishtec are an award winning outsource services provider. They have grown by winning, implementing and developing services for leading brands in the telecommunications market. As they have grown, the company has invested in their facilities, people, working practices, standards, technology infrastructure and solutions. The company differentiates their services through strong operations, deep insights and a focus to innovate and improve, in addition to a platform is highly available, secure and reliable. The company is currently expanding their Craigavon site and are recruiting for 150 positions. They have full time and part time positions available in both customer service and inbound Sales Eishtec will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Life Sciences Consultants

Established in 2003, Life Sciences Consultants delivers resourcing solutions to a wide range of clients in the Irish and international markets. LSC have a proven industry track record in delivering resources for temporary (short- and long-term contract) and permanent roles. LSC work with a wide range of life sciences professionals to supplement a client's in-house personnel for specific project needs. This can cover a single individual or a team of resources all on temporary contract assignment. The company combines strong technical knowledge with HR competencies. They place quality candidates to fill high value vacancies with their clients. LSC also have a strong track record in placing life science professionals in overseas roles. This global reach allows the company  to offer candidates more options when considering their next contract or career step. In addition, LSC offers engineering consultancy in validation and automation engineering. They take complete ownership and delivery responsibility for a specific project.

Life Sciences Consultants will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.  

Virtual Expos Ireland

Virtual Expos Ireland is an online virtual career platform that allows job-seekers to connect and engage with potential employers without having to leave their desk. Based on the idea of a physical jobs or recruitment fair, Virtual Expos Ireland brings specialised job-seekers together with employers, HR and personnel professionals from top organisations from Ireland and around the world. Attendees can connect directly with recruiters online and explore an array of open career opportunities. By connecting directly with recruiters, you have the opportunity to chat directly with recruiters, share your career credentials, including your experience, knowledge and qualifications and apply directly for their job vacancies in a private environment. With no cost to attendees and the ability to access our recruitment fairs from wherever you are, Virtual Expos Ireland is an easy and effective way to handle specialised recruitment. For more information about Virtual Expos Ireland, visit see the website. Virtual Expos Ireland will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.

Hourglass Education

Hourglass Education is a unique, specialist teacher recruitment agency. They recruit long-term, contract and permanent contract teachers for posts throughout England. Hourglass Education works in partnership with a large number of schools, academies and academy trusts throughout England. In addition, they are under positive instructions to secure more teachers from Ireland. The team at Hourglass Education have been recruiting and placing teachers from overseas for the last 16 years. They have an extremely successful track record in placing teachers in positions which match their needs. The agency supports their teachers throughout the recruitment process. This ensures that teachers are matched to an institution that relates to their experience, but also where teachers can actualise, develop and enhance their repertoire and skills. Hourglass also supports teachers throughout their transition period. The agency is led and directed by two former head teachers. Together they have 34 years of educational recruitment experience.

BCS Sales Recruitment

BCS Sales Recruitment is a specialist consultancy, providing human resources services to a number of sectors including sales, IT and pharmaceutical. They are experts in the selection of specialised professionals from graduate trainee to senior management and director level. BCS are the main sponsors of Jobs Expo. They are the organisers of the Jobs Expo events in Dublin, Cork and Belfast as well as the dynamic team behind Virtual Expos Ireland. “Our jobseeker services have been developed over our many years in recruitment. Candidates may have a wealth of energy and talent to offer, but many are unsure how to sell themselves to employers. Others underestimate the importance of abilities that are not easy to categorise on a CV, such as soft skills, and fail to highlight these. That is where BCS can help. We work closely candidates and employers to find the best fit for both of them," says Bronagh Cotter of BCS. During Jobs Expo, BCS will have a team of recruitment specialists on hand to advise jobseekers on a number of subjects. These include CV preparation, interview skills, and career development. Their jobseeker services are available to anyone looking for employment whether they are recently graduated, changing career direction, returning to work or unemployed after a dismissal.      

Spectrum

Spectrum assists clients making important financial decisions, such as buying a home or property, financial planning and investments and purchasing the correct protection coverage. They are dedicated to creating  meaningful, long-term relationships with their clients based on understanding, knowledge and commitment to progress. Spectrum is a company of action – proactive, professional and committed to creating long-term success and financial progression for their clients. The company understands that everyone is different. That’s why their financial planning approach is as individual as their clients. They know the financial side of life can be complex and that is why the company works hard to get to know their clients and their clients’ aspirations through careful life planning and consultation. They then provide quality advice services and practical pathways to help clients achieve the life they want. Spectrum’s financial planning services includes helping clients make efficient use of their existing resources, ensuring tax efficiency, as well as delivering a level of access and control clients require. In addition, they can help clients consider how their assets can be passed on to the next generation. Spectrum will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast on 17 September at the Europa Hotel.  

EOS IT Solutions

EOS IT Solutions is a leading IT and global video collaboration company. They specialise in innovative IT and video conferencing solutions, which empower businesses and organisations throughout the world. The company constantly keeps up to date with the latest in hardware and software technologies. In addition, they continually train and develop their team. Consequently, EOS IT Solutions can offer businesses the best possible solutions available. EOS IT Solutions' popular managed IT service offers businesses a range of effective and efficient IT support packages. These address and support the day-to-day running of a client’s business, while minimising the costs of support. They also offer a range of video collaboration products from desktop to boardroom. EOS IT Solutions have their headquarters in Banbridge (UK). In addition, they have operational offices in California, Texas, London, Dublin, Hong Kong, Sydney, Barcelona, Frankfurt, and Singapore. EOS IT Solutions will be exhibiting at Jobs Expo Belfast at the Europa Hotel on 17 September.