Recruitment firm announces 150 new jobs

By Business & Finance
18 July 2016

Sigmar Recruitment has announced the creation of 150 new jobs to service its new Centre of Excellence.

The company is on track to deliver 50 of these new jobs by the end of this year, with another 50 by the end of 2017 and a further 50 by the end of 2018.

The jobs are in recruitment, sales and digital marketing at both experienced and graduate levels in locations outside of the capital to include Cork, Galway and Kerry.

Sigmar said the establishment of the Centre of Excellence is largely due to an uplift in demand for talent by US companies who are expanding internationally from Ireland.

Robert Mac Giolla Phádraig, chief commercial officer, Sigmar Recruitment commented: “With our considerable expertise in supporting FDI companies establish operations in Ireland, we have developed a total talent management solution to support our clients’ next phase of international expansion from Ireland. We have set up a Centre of Excellence to support this international growth in demand.

He continued: “This investment is a high-value play to help some of the fastest growing companies in the world find the best talent in the world from here in Ireland, something we are immensely proud of.”

Sigmar CEO Adie Mc Gennis, said: “Everyone at Sigmar is proud and excited to share our expansion plans. We have experienced very strong growth and this confirms our confidence in the recruitment sector, the Irish economy and most importantly in all of our people to continue Sigmar’s success.”