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Job Market Seeing Effects of Seasonal Slowdown


The number of professional job vacancies in November 2015 was up by 9% nationally compared to the same month last year according to the November 2015 Morgan McKinley Ireland Employment Monitor.

There was a 7% rise in professional opportunities compared to the previous month, October 2015 and a 6% increase in the number of professionals entering the jobs market, compared to November 2014, but 10% less job seekers compared to the previous month, reflecting the seasonal slowdown.

The report confirmed the number of professionals seeking new roles peaked in July 2015 (9,425) while the highest number of professional opportunities was recorded in May 2015 (13,445).

Supply chain roles increased by 12% this month and productions supervisors and supply chain managers across medical device, food and pharmaceutical sectors were in demand.



Teri has over 14 year’s experience in and around the recruitment industry, working her way up from a Trainee Consultant for a large national agency to UK Country Manager for publishing business Recruitment International.

Recruitment International provide news, information and events to recruitment businesses. Although we have operations across Asia and Australia Teri manages the UK operation. Working across the board with start-ups, SMEs and established recruitment business, making the right introductions at the right time to enable growth. This will be through intimate tailored dinners and lunches as well as training sessions and large conferences. The RI VPP club enables recruitment agencies to take full advantage of all RI has to offer.

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