Meet our lovely writers!
Emma has been recruiting in the Healthcare and Medical sectors for 13 years. She completed a B.Sc. in Psychology and a M.Sc. in Occupational/Business psychology. This coupled with a natural interest in creative problem solving is what attracted her to the Healthcare sector where regulation, registration and international recruitment are part of the everyday job. She loves talking to medical professionals from all over the world and enjoys matching them with the right hospital or organisation. She currently recruits for both the public and private sector, most of the roles she works are based in Ireland but she does get involved in some international projects also. Emma prides herself on having up to date information on what is happening in the healthcare sector and being an expert in the medical industry.
Idah is an experienced Recruitment Partner that has been working in the local and international market since 2005. Her client base has been spread across various industries, most recently zoning in and specializing in manufacturing, scientific, engineering and supply chain. Idah holds a Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies, is certified in Hiring Practices and has been trained through the award winning UK Recruitment Juice programme.
Brian is our specialist Pharmacist Recruiter, managing recruitment campaigns for both Retail & Hospital Pharmacies. In conjunction with Pharmacy recruitment, Brian also recruits other Retail & Catering specialists, for clients across the west of Ireland. A Hotel and Catering Management Graduate with extensive experience in the Service Industry, Brian delivers excellent results for his candidates and clients.
If you are a candidate seeking work in Pharmacies (at all levels) Retail (at all levels), Customer Service & Hotel and Catering, speak to Brian today. Please call 086 7773856 or email [email protected]
Michelle has joined FRS specialising in IT Recruitment matching talented candidates to prospective employers. With a background in customer service, Michelle enjoys building client and candidate relationships to ensure the smoothest recruitment process from application to placement.
Working with a wide range of clients from small start-ups to large multinationals, Michelle thrives in the ever evolving IT market and is looking forward to continued success with the dedicated IT Recruitment team here at FRS.
Specialist Accountancy & Finance Recruiter with extensive agency and business development experience.
Renata has been working with FRS Recruitment since 2005. Having graduated with a Degree in Environmental Science, she started her career in recruitment working on an Engineering and Pharma desk. During this time she also gained valuable experience in account and candidate management. For over 4 years she has worked as a Senior Recruitment Consultant on the Elderly Care Nursing Team. Only to return to the Engineering / Manufacturing desk again. Renata works closely with clients in the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Electronic and Food industries, in order to successfully source senior level candidates for their requirements, i.e. Quality Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, R&D Engineer, Reliability Engineer, Production Engineer. She has a passion for sourcing and identifying key talent and finds making a successful match between clients and candidates very rewarding.
Miriam joined FRS in 2017. She has a broad educational base with degrees in Irish, History and Genetics. She is currently based in the Kilkenny office where she specialises in Construction and Engineering roles. She chose this sector as she grew up on a building site alongside her dad. She has always had a love of architecture and business. Recruitment is the natural progression for her as she draws on previous experiences as a Principal and Support Worker. She has worked on contract, permanent and temporary roles.
John has been working with FRS Recruitment since 2006 and has over 9 year’s recruitment experience in Accountancy, Sales & Marketing & Technical / Engineering. Currently John specialises in the recruitment of staff for the Agri Food Sector for all levels from support staff to senior management.
Louise joined the FRS recruitment team in May 2017 as a Commercial Recruitment Consultant. Louise has over four years’ experience working in customer service and sales for some of Ireland’s best known companies. Holding an Honours Degree in Business and Psychology, Louise graduated from Dublin Business School in 2013. She also comes from a family business background which underpins her extensive business knowledge and deep understanding of client needs. Louise specialises in recruiting across the agricultural, technical and commercial sectors and takes pride in delivering first class candidates to her clients.
Tom is a Recruitment Lead for FRS Recruitment’s Temps Division in our Dublin branch. With over 6 years’ experience recruiting for Industrial and Office Support roles in UK & Ireland, Tom has spent his entire career in a fast paced Temporary Recruitment environment specialising in recruiting for industries such as Production, Manufacturing, FMCG, Logistics and Transport, Distribution, Freight and more. He works with a mixture of SME’s and large corporate companies and has vast experience in managing high volume recruitment projects.
Cormac joined FRS Recruitment in March 2018. He is currently based in both the Galway & Dublin offices where he specialises in Construction and Engineering roles.
A graduate from the University of Ulster, with an Honours Degree in Business Management and Hospitality, with 15 years industry experience in Recruitment, HR and Hospitality. Specializing in the recruitment of Sales professional across all industries including Financial, FMCG et. Daniella has a keen understanding of building business relationships, a dedicated commitment to proving 100% customer satisfaction, and a passion for getting the right fit between client and candidate.
Having obtained an honours degree in Sociology from Kingston University in the UK – Bernadette knew her next move. Recruitment – help people get jobs and change people’s lives where you can. She joined the leading recruiter in the UK and found her niche within Accounting and Finance. Bernadette worked hard and received her Certificate in Professional Recruitment Services and never looked back.
Bernadette heads up the Accounting and Finance division with FRS Recruitment and works with a cross section of clients from SME’s to Global Multinationals and household names. With a strong placement record at all levels from Accounts Payable to Head of Funds and Financial Director roles as well as everything in-between. “No two days are the same, no two jobs are the same. You use your skill and knowledge you have developed over the years to find the candidate the job they want and the client the candidate they dreamed of."
Noelle brings a unique perspective to the world of IT recruitment. Previously she worked in recruitment with some of the largest international recruitment companies, and then moved her career into the Software development world. Having worked at the coalface of bespoke and customised enterprise level software companies, she understands the requirements of both candidates and clients.
Noelle specialises in the provision of highly skilled IT contractors to excellent companies, all across Ireland, to help fill gaps in their teams. She works with clients when they are unable to increase headcount in the short term, if they have a particular requirement or skill set that they cannot find on the permanent recruitment market, or if they only need a person for a specific short term need. Contractors use us because we go the extra distance for them, and partner with them to enable them to hit their own objectives.
Thomas has a first class honours degree in Marketing Management. Specialising in Software Development recruitment for FRS Recruitment, Thomas works tirelessly to source passive candidates for our volume of clients across the country. Thomas is a dedicated and hardworking consultant. Having worked in the HR Department in Dunnes Stores, he witnessed the impact effective recruitment can have on a business. This, along with the multi-faceted nature that comes with working in the recruitment industry, inspired Thomas to pursue a career as a Recruitment Consultant.
Clinical Practitioner and Senior recruitment consultant for the nursing division: With ten years’ experience of managing healthcare services working as a CNM3 across a variety of settings, specialising in additional areas including mental health and addictions.
Developing service specific training packages for nursing teams in line with best practice and all clinical governance frameworks.
As our senior recruiter for the nursing division, Michelle utilises her extensive experience of recruiting a variety of nurses and supporting nurses through their adaptation process and registration with the (NMBI) Nursing Midwifery Board Ireland.
She works in partnership with a variety of global nursing agencies assisting nurses in their relocation to Ireland.
Michelle draws on her own experience and prides herself on offering accurate and supportive career advise to nursing candidates, assisting applicants to achieve their professional goals.
Sinead joined FRS Recruitment in October 2018 as a Marketing Executive and is responsible for developing and managing all marketing campaigns. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Event Management from DIT and most recently received her diploma in Digital Marketing.
Mandy has been working as a successful recruitment consultant since 1994. Firstly in South Africa and upon immigration to Ireland, she has worked with FRS Recruitment, in Cork, since 2007. She specialises in the recruitment of technical, production, maintenance, engineering, logistics and technical sales positions. She has also successfully placed a number of HR candidates in senior roles. Mandy has built excellent relationships with many clients and candidates/job seekers in the Munster region, since joining FRS. Please make contact with Mandy on 086 410 6852 for a confidential chat or prompt and efficient service.
Chloe is a Sourcing Specialist for the Nursing Team at FRS Recruitment. She has just begun her career in recruitment and has recently completed a BA in Law and Media Studies from DCU. She has experience working in the customer service industry, and really enjoys working with people. Chloe finds that working for the Nursing Division is both interesting and rewarding. She enjoys working with and learning from each candidate she speaks to and greatly respects the important work they do. She prides herself on an honest, friendly and informative approach, when talking to nurses coming from both Ireland and abroad and strives to find the best role for each nurse she assists daily. She is excited about her future with FRS Recruitment.
Gerry is a Recruitment Consultant for the Agri Food Sector at FRS Recruitment based in Tullamore. Gerry has gained experience working alongside both candidates and employers in the employment and skills sector covering various industry’s such as Agri, Construction, Manufacturing and Customer Service based roles. In 2013 he received his master’s degree in Entrepreneurship and Marketing and prior to this his BBA degree in Business Management & Administration at DKIT. He enjoys most being able to influence people’s lives by offering candidates new opportunities and assisting them, step by step, through the recruitment process.
Colin has been working in the recruitment industry since 1998 helping companies to source great people. He is responsible for ensuring FRS continues to be Ireland's leading recruitment consultancy. His day to day role involves advising organisations of all sizes on their talent management, attraction strategies, employer engagement and branding. Colin is a former President of the National Recruitment Federation and has represented the Irish recruitment industry at government, E.U. and international level. He has a keen interest in the jobs market, employment trends and the world of work.