Wallace Myers International Executive Recruitment & Professional Staffing

Gavin Tonks

Gavin’s expertise in HR recruitment is unsurpassed. He has nearly two decades of experience in recruitment and management, working closely with the UK and Ireland's top companies. Gavin's experience allows him to leverage his deep network and subject matter expertise to the benefit of his clients and candidates.

Contact Gavin View all Gavin's Jobs

Marketing & Talent Specialist (New)

€45000 - €46000 per annum

Our client is currently seeking a Marketing and Talent Specialist for their office based in Dublin South. As Marketing & Talent Specialist you will contribute to the company's international growth working within the Graduate Programme Team.

The role sits with the Marketing Team & oversees the full graduate recruitment & development cycle.

Duties and responsibilities:

Manage the development of the clients brand through the attraction & recruitment campaign for the company's graduate program which includes

  • Working closely with the web development team to evolve the company's online recruiting platform
  • Design and delivery of campus and student engagement strategy which will lead to a strong long-term multifaceted relationship with universities and students.
  • Design, deliver and lead the company's social media strategy to build the company's brand awareness resulting in the attraction of graduate applications.
  • Develop & track against annual graduate programme budget with a cost-conscientious approach.
  • Define, measure & prove return on investment of graduate programme to business
  • Partner with HR on candidate screening & assessing at assessment centres.
  • Support the selection process and develop & retain 'best fit' graduate talent that fit the needs of the company's international markets
  • Lead development of in-market support tools & graduate activation guidelines
  • Drive design & development of a full suite of Brand Ambassadors tools
  • Develop clear guidelines/toolkit for the business to guide Brand Ambassador role across all market stages.
  • Lead the sharing of best practise between our global communities of Brand Ambassador
  • Support the Graduate Learning & Development Programme
  • Drive implementation of the competency model in partnership with markets, managers & HR to support the development of key competencies for graduates to succeed in their career long-term
  • Support graduate management framework to ensure effective & active graduate management
  • Support the roll-out of the Brand Ambassador Management framework.
  • Support the effective planning cycle & rhythm of management for Graduate Programme
  • Lead continuous career development conversations with graduates to support their personal & professional development.
  • Driving a culture of accountability through Ways of Working Agreements with managers, markets & graduates.


  • Third level degree or higher.
  • Proven professional experience in Digital Marketing & Communications
  • Ability to anticipate & respond to a fast-moving internal
  • Proven track record of proactive, strategic vision taken from concept to execution & measurement/improvement.
  • Demonstrated effective project management & relationship management skills.
  • Passion for & exposure to brand marketing an advantage.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills

About Wallace Myers International | Recruitment Agency

Wallace Myers International is a specialist recruitment agency headquartered in Dublin 2, Ireland. We are the staffing experts of choice for businesses and organisations seeking staffing solutions of the highest calibre. We are the market leaders in professional recruitment and lead the way in Retail, Pharmacy, Accountancy, Financial Services, HR, Business Support, Construction & Property, Marketing & Sales, Hospitality, Technology.

Privacy Policy

By applying for this role not only will your application be considered for this position but your details will be stored in our database and may be considered for similar future positions that may arise. This means that the personal data contained in your application and provided to Wallace Myers International as part of the application process may be retained by us following your application and that you hereby agree to that. If you do not wish to be considered for future roles or receive occasional emails with salary trends and industry trends from our marketing team, please let us know and we will respect your request. To view our privacy policy and contact details log on to www.wallacemyers.ie/privacy-policy

This position was pPosted on 24 Jan 2019

Apply for this job

Apply for this job