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Senior Recruitment Consultant – Waterford

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41589

Senior Recruitment Consultant – Waterford

Join Osborne, an Award-Winning, Leading, International recruitment consultancy, recognised for excellence and growth. We're seeking an experienced and ambitious Senior Recruitment Consultant for our Waterford office. This is an excellent opportunity to advance your career, work with high-profile clients, and benefit from continuous professional development.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary DOE with uncapped commission structure.
  • Expanding high-level client list.
  • 25 days annual leave plus your birthday off and company days.
  • Hybrid/flexible working options.
  • Quarterly clothing allowance.
  • Continuous career and skills development.
  • Flexible benefits and pension package.
  • Maternity / Paternity leave.

Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Recruitment, or related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 2+ years in recruitment consultancy, internal recruitment, or relevant B2B experience.
  • Proven success in achieving recruitment targets and KPIs.
  • Proficient with ATS, sourcing tools, and data analytics.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Innovative and collaborative team player.
  • Ability to travel to client sites and our offices nationwide, when required.

To find out more, please contact Lorna Carbery, Group HRM in absolute confidence on +353 86 1274720 or [email protected]. Alternatively, you can send your CV directly through the link provided. Please submit your updated CV in Word Format.
If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Quality Engineering Manager

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41575

Quality Engineering Manager

Our client is a leading provider of Mechanical & Electrical contracting services in Ireland. With decades of experience delivering complex projects across various sectors, including Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Public Works, Industrial, and Commercial, they are committed to maintaining the highest standards of quality and excellence. As they continue to grow, they are seeking a Quality Engineering Manager to join their team in Waterford and lead our quality assurance efforts. As the Quality Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the quality and compliance of projects, drawing on your extensive experience in both the construction engineering and pharmaceutical industries. You will lead a team of quality professionals, implement best practices, and drive continuous improvement initiatives to uphold our reputation for excellence.

Job Type: FT Permanent
Location: Waterford (travel to project sites required)
Salary: DOE

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive quality assurance strategy aligned with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Lead and mentor a team of quality professionals, providing guidance and support to ensure consistent quality across all projects.
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to establish quality objectives and ensure adherence to quality standards throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Conduct regular audits and assessments to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions as necessary.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance processes, procedures, and systems related to quality assurance.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for quality-related matters, both internally and externally, fostering positive relationships with clients and regulatory authorities.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, regulatory updates, and best practices in quality assurance, and incorporate relevant changes into our processes and procedures.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 20+ years of experience in quality assurance, with at least 10 years in the construction engineering industry and 10 years within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proven track record of leadership in quality assurance, with experience managing teams and driving continuous improvement initiatives.
  • In-depth knowledge of quality management systems, regulatory requirements, and industry standards relevant to both the construction engineering and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail, with the ability to identify and resolve complex quality issues.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and communicate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Certification in quality management (e.g., Six Sigma, Lean, CQI) is highly desirable.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within a dynamic and growing company.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment with a focus on innovation and excellence.

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of  Daniel Kirwan or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Quality Engineering Manager

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41577
  • Salary: €70,000

Osborne Recruitment is partnering with a leading provider of Mechanical & Electrical contracting services in Ireland. With decades of experience delivering complex projects across sectors like Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Public Works, Industrial, and Commercial, our client is renowned for its commitment to quality and excellence.

We are seeking a Quality Engineering Manager to join our client’s team in Waterford and lead their quality assurance efforts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive quality assurance strategy in line with industry standards.
  • Lead and mentor a team of quality professionals, ensuring consistent quality across all projects.
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and stakeholders to establish and maintain quality objectives.
  • Conduct audits and assessments, implementing corrective actions as necessary.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives for quality assurance processes and systems.
  • Serve as the primary contact for quality-related matters, fostering positive relationships with clients and regulatory authorities.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and regulatory changes, integrating them into our processes.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • 10+ years of quality assurance experience, across construction or healthcare industries
  • Proven leadership in quality assurance, with team management and continuous improvement experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of quality management systems, regulatory requirements, and industry standards.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Quality management certification (e.g., Six Sigma, Lean, CQI) is highly desirable.

 

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Stefan Ion or email your CV to [email protected] Please submit your updated CV in Word Format. 
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit we would love to hear from you, if however you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Bookkeeper

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent PartTime
  • Job #41440
  • Salary: €35,000

Bookkeeper

Are you an Accounts Professional based in Waterford City, available immediately? Osborne Waterford is recruiting for a Bookkeeper on behalf of a well established practice. The ideal candidate will possess excellent organisational skills, and be able to work independently using their own initiative.

Salary: €35k DOE

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain accurate financial records
  • Perform accounts payable and accounts receivable functions, including processing invoices, reconciling payments, and resolving discrepancies
  • Conduct regular bank reconciliations to ensure precise transaction recording
  • Prepare and maintain financial reports, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
  • Ensure compliance with all legal, fiscal, and best practice frameworks
  • Collaborate with other team members to support financial decision-making
  • Processing weekly and monthly payroll
  • Accurately posting Tax

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as an Accounts Assistant or Bookkeeper
  • Ability to bring accounts to trial-balance a plus
  • Proficiency in accounting software (Sage, QuickBooks, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and best practices
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Catherine O’Hara or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search.
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please visit www.osborne.ie for more information on all of our roles.

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Senior Customs Clearance Declarant

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #40085
  • Salary: €40,000

Senior Customs Clearance Declarant Waterford 

We are delighted to be recruiting on behalf of our client for this exciting opportunity in Customs Clearance.  In the ever changing world of exports and imports, this dynamic role is destined for someone with a keen eye for detail, who is not afraid of hopping between government and client online portals. Own Transport is Required.

Office experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given. Salary DOE.

Duties and Responsibilities to include:

  • Run all activities associated with processing customs documentation to include reviewing documentation received for accuracy and completeness
  • Ensure compliance with company procedures and all relevant government agencies including Revenue
  • Communicate with Port & Revenue authorities as required
  • Process all data entry requirements ensuring that they are completed correctly and on time
  • General administration

The candidate:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Adept in Technology
  • Good verbal & written communication. 
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Customer focused. 
  • Strong organisational skills, prioritising workloads, and deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Open to working flexible hours if required. 

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Catherine O’Hara or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search.
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please visit www.osborne.ie for more information on all of our roles.

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Group Commercial Director

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #38706
  • Salary: €1.00

Group Commercial Director

FMCG Waterford
Salary DOE

Responsibilities:

  • Analyse import and export trends to identify opportunities for business growth and optimization.
  • Develop pricing strategies to maximize profitability while remaining competitive in the market.
  • Conduct market research to understand consumer preferences and anticipate demand shifts.
  • Monitor and evaluate sales performance, identifying areas for improvement and implementing corrective actions.
  • Prepare financial reports and forecasts to support strategic decision-making.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and execute sales and marketing strategies.
  • Assist in negotiating contracts with suppliers and distributors to ensure favorable terms.
  • Stay updated on industry regulations and trade policies to ensure compliance.

Requirements:

  • A thorough understanding of Accountancy within the FMCG space.
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, finance, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in commercial analysis or a similar role within the import-export industry.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data sets.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other analytical tools.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of import-export regulations and international trade practices is preferred.

 

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Catherine O'Hara or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search.
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please visit www.osborne.ie for more information on all of our roles.

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Principle Project Engineer, Automation – Waterford

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41485

Principle Project Engineer – Automation

In this role, you will be responsible for leading global, complex automation projects with external automation specialists in our production facilities. The owner needs to provide directional leadership in establishing the framework for successful executing on these projects, starting with defining the scope, leading the automation technology selection process up to managing the entire project lifecycle up to successful commercialization of an automation technology. Close cooperation with global engineering specialists, the manufacturing sites as well other involved departments is a must.

Job Type: Full-time Permanent
Salary: DOE
Location: Waterford – Hybrid

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive complex automation projects up to production readiness.
  • Being familiar with state-of-the-art automation technologies for material handling, transportation, factory integration as well as technology selection processes for the selection of the most economical (ROI calculation) automation technology.
  • Leads global project teams and outside automation firms in developing material handling – & transportation solutions from feasibility study up to industrialization.
  • Establish the project framework to ensure a successful delivery of the projects according to best-in-class project management standards.
  • Managing and communicating complex concepts while anticipates potential objections and persuading senior executives, to adopt a different point of view.
  • Managing solutions for unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
  • Anticipates internal and or external business challenges, vendor and/or regulatory issues; recommends process, product or service improvement
  • Close cooperation with global procurement function to ensure that Master Procurement Agreement (MPAs) are in place with all 3rd party suppliers and that the capital costs of the equipment are negotiated to ensure we receive the most cost-effective solutions.
  • Must have a high degree of self-awareness and emotional intelligence in order to effectively influence stakeholders without authority and effectively manage external partners.
  • Close cooperation within global subject matter experts for equipment & processes as well as supporting functions in the network.
  • Ensure the systems established meet quality criteria and are cGMP / 21CFR Part 11 compliant in alignment with the quality and validation group.
  • Act in accordance with the company’s Guiding Principles and adherence to the corporate Code of Conduct.
  • Compliance to all site Environmental, Health and Safety requirements, training and regulations.
  • Compliance to all local site company policies, procedures and corporate policies.
  • Perform additional duties at the request of the direct supervisor.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • BS or BE in Engineering subject (Preferably in Electrical/Mechanical/Chemical Engineering) and at least 10+ years’ experience.
  • Must have a strong knowledge of automation technologies and implementing complex automation projects.
  • Strong background and proven track record in project management.
  • Must have experience in a customer facing environment.
  • Must have strong communication and presentation skills and have the ability to present effectively at Executive level within the organization.
  • Must have ability to access proposed automation solutions and determine the most effective solution for each application.
  • Financial acumen to assess the return on investment for each project and negotiate costs with suppliers.
  • Business acumen to lead and manage automation partners to completion of programs/ projects.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and global environment.
  • Must be able to travel as required by the position.
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize tasks; must be detail orientated and self-motivated.
  • Must be able to lead projects while working concurrently with all departments and levels of employees.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Automation industry / service provider
  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description
  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times
  • Able to comply with the company’s quality policy at all times.

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of  Daniel Kirwan or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Food Safety & Quality Manager

  • Location: Co Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #41155
  • Salary: €45,000

Food Safety and Quality Manager

To assist in the Food Safety, Quality and Animal Welfare function mission, complying with all relevant legislation and the requirements of all our clients. The job holder will be directly accountable to the FSQ Manager for assistance in the management of these activities according to the standards agreed by the business, whilst supporting the team and quality culture within the department. The job holder will help and support at all times, the integrity of the Company through positive and constructive actions and attitude. Support and assist in the production of Safe, Quality Product, Adherence to legal and approved standard requirements, and Animal Welfare.

Reporting to: Group FSQ Manager
Role Type: Permanent
Location: Waterford
Salary: DOE

The successful candidate will be based in our primary production facility and will be responsible for:

  • To assist the FSQ Departments in its key business objective, to be “recognised as industry leaders in Food Safety, Quality, Innovation and Animal Welfare.”
  • Help Promote a Culture of Food Safety in the site. This will include support and assist in the Group Food Safety Mission is appropriately communicated and validated across the site. A Supporting Role to be played in the Food Safety Week and support the FSQ Manager on changes and updates of the Food Safety Culture Procedure on site. All Levels of Training Matrix where deemed appropriate.
  • QMS. Supporting the FSQ Manager on the implementation and continuing improvement of the Quality Management System on site. This includes supporting the FSQ Manager with the EQMS system on site, the management of all records, audits, check sheets, Procedures, Manuals, SOP`s. The QMS system is to be reviewed and improved via the site and Internal Audit system. The Quality Manager will Aid and support the FSQ Technical Manager on the implementation of Group Agreed Systems implemented across the site. All Levels of Training Matrix where deemed appropriate.
  • Food Safety. Aid and support the FSQ Manager on the Implementation
  • Support and Aid in the sites Microbiological/Chemical Testing Programme which verifies and validates the sites Quality System, and ensures compliance with Customer, Standards and Legal Requirements. Implement corrective/preventative actions in the event of non-compliances. All Levels of Training Matrix where deemed appropriate.
  • To support and Aid in Animal Welfare Vision – to be recognised as having the Highest Industry Animal Welfare Standards in our Livestock Sourcing, in our Facilities and in our Staff Training, Behaviours and Culture.
  • Support and aid the sites FSQ Manager on the management of the Sites Hygiene System. Support the site ensuring they are equipped with the Training, Equipment and Chemicals to ensure required levels of hygiene are met.
  • To aid and support with onsite training and documentation for Hygiene and SOP training across all departments.
  • To support and aid the FSQ Manager on the Preventative Maintenance plan for the site.

Your role will see you tackle a wide range of business challenges in a busy food production environment.

The ideal Candidate will have or demonstrate:

  • 3rd Level Qualification in a Food Science or related discipline
  • Have an in-depth knowledge & understanding of HACCP and its use to create a food safety management system.
  • Have a clear understanding of the legislation relating to food production and animal welfare.
  • Understanding of key customer requirements, audit standards & processes.
  • Have strong knowledge of animal welfare theory and legislation and be able to put theory in this area into practice.
  • A working knowledge of audit standards
  • Excellent understanding of Food Safety & Quality processes and Quality Management
  • Keen interest in helping lead and development a team to deliver high standard
  • Ability to make decisions, help develop strategy and drive our Quality and Animal Welfare agenda
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to positively influence at all levels of the business
  • Self-motivated, professionally driven approach to problem solving with the ability to deliver improvements
  • Excellent organisation skills with the ability to prioritise based on the needs of the business

 

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of  Daniel Kirwan or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Sales Executive

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #40956

Sales Executive

Are you a passionate and experienced Sales Executive looking for an exciting opportunity, or are you seeking to change your career and join one of the most premium car brands? Our client are seeking self-motivated individuals to join their sales team.

Job Type: Full-Time Permanent
Salary: DOE
Location: Waterford City

Main Responsibilities:

  • Meeting and exceeding targets.
  • Providing exceptional customer service throughout the sales process so all customer expectations are met if not exceeded.
  • Achieving maximum profitability on sales by selling finance and insurance products.
  • Building a rapport with customers to identify and anticipate needs, and proactively promoting suitable vehicle features and benefits.
  • Processing all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of the motor industry.

Requirements:

  • Hold a full, clean Irish driving Licence.
  • Be an Irish Resident at the time of application.
  • Live within 40 minutes of Waterford City.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Self-starter.

If you are a motivated individual and want to make your move into the automotive industry and embark on Manufacturer training, then please apply.

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of  Daniel Kirwan or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Electrical Project Engineer

  • Location: Co Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #40813
  • Salary: €50,000

Electrical Project Engineer

Our client is one of Europe's leading beef and lamb processing companies. We are looking for an Electrical Project Engineer to work as part of the wider Engineering team in order to ensure that relevant projects are completed in line with the Engineering Team’s strategy and goals.

Location: Waterford (requires travel to other project sites)
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: €50-70k DOE

The successful candidate will work as part of the Engineering team and will be responsible for:

  • Management of the design, implementation and handover of multi-disciplinary engineering projects; focusing on a broad range of Group Projects from Building Services, Production Facility Upgrades, Project management of small and large-scale projects.
  • Manage and coordinate element on multiple projects on various production sites for the duration of projects.
  • Implement and adhere to company project management procedures and SOPs to deliver projects.
  • Design and tender of engineering projects, including generating user requirement specifications, tender specifications and tender drawings.
  • Verification, commissioning and handover of engineering systems to end users.
  • Develop project budgets and manage for the lifecycle of the project.
  • Work as part of a wider project team and assist in the delivery of key projects.
  • Facilitate and participate in the department’s continuous improvement program.
  • Design engineering systems and upgrades and implement same.
  • Provide technical support to production sites.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A 3rd Level qualification in Electrical Engineering, Building Services Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Project Management, or similar.
  • A minimum of 2 years work experience in a Project Engineering role within Engineering Project Management functions with experience working on medium and large-scale capital projects.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including MS Project.
  • Excellent AutoCAD skills.
  • Certified qualification in Project Management preferable.
  • Proven experience in delivering projects from conception to completion.
  • Proven budget management experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Health & Safety requirements and legislation.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Proven experience of strong organisational skills.
  • Flexibility and be willing to travel to production sites throughout Ireland as required

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of  Daniel Kirwan or email [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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