Airbnb, the world's leading community-driven hospitality company, announced today that it has started hiring for 200 new positions at its Dublin operation. To meet the needs of its growing community of hosts and guests, Airbnb has commenced hiring for the new positions across all functions including customer experience, human resources, finance, trust & safety and IT. New career opportunities will be posted online at https://www.airbnb.ie/jobs/locations/dublin-ireland
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD today announced that Bausch+ Lomb, a leading global eye health company, plans to invest €75M in extra manufacturing capacity at its Waterford facility.The investment, supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation through IDA Ireland, is expected to generate 125 additional jobs by the end of 2017 and will provide the Waterford facility with capacity to meet expected demand for its Biotrue ONEday range of contact lenses.
Sligo Women in Business Network (SWIBN) has entered its tenth year in operation, having been founded by Sligo Local Enterprise Office in 2004. SWIBN, an independent network, was established to meet the professional development and networking needs of Sligo's community of businesswomen. The network has gone from strength to strength and boasts a two-hundred strong membership encompassing self-employed, managerial and industry professionals from around the county.
Agora Publishing, a group of global publishing companies with offices in over a dozen countries, announced today it is set to significantly expand its operations in the South East.The project is being supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland. The companies, which located their lifestyle publishing operation International Living to Waterford in 1998, are to establish a multilingual contact centre and a technology services centre in Waterford, adding 100 new jobs over three years.
A national programme called 'New Frontiers' to develop entrepreneurs will commence in Spring 2015. Funded by Enterprise Ireland, the programme will be delivered locally by GMIT in the Innovation Hubs, Galway and Mayo. If you believe that you are capable of building a new company, creating employment and generating revenue in your locality, act now and apply for a place on Ireland's largest entrepreneur development programme!