Jobs Expo Belfast is nearly here! Remember, entrance is free and takes place at the Europa Hotel from 11am until 4pm this Saturday. The Jobs Expo team will be there along with professional development experts at the Career Clinic, industry insiders at the Seminar Zone, and most importantly, a great variety of exhibitors actively recruiting at the event.
We’ve released the full list of exhibitors taking part in the event. You can read all about them here.
So what kinds of jobs are on offer? In a word – plenty!
In the meantime, here’s a quick run-down of who’s who at Jobs Expo Belfast.
Adaptive HVM specialises in business improvement and sustaining consultancy. They help companies improve their business processes and get better value from their resources. Adaptive also search and place management and senior technology specialists with clients in Ireland and internationally
The Almac Group is a contract development and manufacturing organisation that provides an extensive range of integrated services to companies within the pharmaceutical and biotech sectors. For more than 40 years, Almac has supported the global biopharmaceutical industry. Almac’s ultimate goal is to help advance human health globally.
Amadeus are a multi-award winning catering firm. They specialise in private, event and corporate dining. With a team of 676 staff members, Amadeus caters to around 4 million people every year. Amadeus have won an impressive 640 culinary and catering awards over their nearly 40-year history.
From their offices in Dublin and Cork, Aspira offers consultancy and IT services, and deliver a range of solutions to the financial services, IT, medical devices and energy sectors. Their clients include AIB, Coillte, DePuy Synths, EirGrid, ESB and Electric Ireland and Laya Healthcare.
BSC 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. BCS are the organisers of the Jobs Expo events in Dublin, Cork and Belfast as well as the dynamic team behind Virtual Expos Ireland.
BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies. 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 company serving customers across 180 countries worldwide.
Convergys is a global leader in customer management. With a staff of 130,000 operating in more than 150 locations across 31 countries and speaking 58 languages, Convergys is committed to helping their clients maintain exceptional relationships with their customers.
Eishtec are innovative providers of business process outsourcing. From their bases in Ireland and the UK, the company delivers results by focusing on their people, processes and performance. They look at key behaviours and processes, and use data analytics to generate insights and improve performance.
EOS IT SOLUTIONS
EOS IT Solutions is a leading IT and global video collaboration company. They specialise in innovative IT and video conferencing solutions. EOS IT Solutions have their headquarters in Banbridge (UK) and operational offices in California, Texas, London, Dublin, Hong Kong, Sydney, Barcelona, Frankfurt, and Singapore.
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.
INNOPHARMA COLLEGE OF APPLIED SCIENCES
Innopharma College of Applied Sciences is an award winning global institute dedicated to applied sciences. The college is an education, research and technology institute for industry-led technology, education and training programmes in the pharmaceutical, medtech and food industries.
LIFE SCIENCES CONSULTANTS
Life Sciences Consultants delivers resourcing solutions to clients in Ireland and internationally. LSC have a proven industry track record in delivering resources for temporary and permanent roles. LSC works with life sciences professionals to supplement a client’s in-house personnel for specific project needs.
Lydian Care is an award winning care agency, and one of Northern Ireland’s fastest growing care agencies. Lydian Care provides healthcare staff and home care services. They are a leading provider of domiciliary care and provide home care services in the South Eastern and Southern Trust.
MARKET RESOURCE PARTNERS
Market Resource Partners is a global provider of marketing intelligence, software, and services. Clients rely on MRP to deliver the insights they need to sell more effectively to their key target markets. MRP has 12 offices and covers 100 countries around the globe.
McKinty Associates specialise in finance recruitment across Northern Ireland. Their client list includes 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.
Pramerica is a business and technology operations subsidiary of U.S.-based Prudential Financial Inc., a financial services leader. They provide a range of development, quality assurance and systems engineering services to Prudential Financial Inc.
Santander has 121 million customers and 193,863 employees around the world. In 2015, the bank was named one of the Sunday Times’ “25 Best Companies to Work For” and one of The Times’ “Top 50 Employers for Women.” Santander offers career opportunities across the world.
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 a company of action – proactive, professional and committed to creating long-term success and financial progression for their clients.
Springboard is 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’. They provide dynamic, needs-led learning opportunities for individuals and groups.
TeleTech are customer relations experts. 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.
VIRTUAL EXPOS IRELAND
Virtual Expos Ireland is an online virtual career platform that allows jobseekers to connect with employers through web and mobile technology. Virtual Expos Ireland brings specialised jobseekers together with employers, HR and personnel professionals from top organisations from top organisations from Ireland and around the world.
Study the exhibitors before the event. Decide which companies you want to approach, do a bit of reach on them, and write down questions in advance. If you have researched exhibitors, don’t be shy in demonstrating that. It shows initiative and that you are keen to join the company.
Don’t forget to dress to impress and bring plenty of CVs. Happy job hunting!