EY - Student Recruitment Operations Associate
  • Do you thrive in a busy environment where change is the norm and new ideas are welcomed with open arms?
  • Do you have a passion for providing excellent recruitment experience to the student population?
  • Do you have a keen eye for detail and are comfortable using Excel each day?
  • Do you thrive at the opportunity to identify solutions?
  • Do you want to work for a global brand that has won awards for its graduate programmes and is powering forward with double digit growth?

If this sounds like the type of role and environment you want to work in then the permanent role of Student Recruitment Operations Associate at EY may be the perfect opportunity for you!

No two days are the same!

You will sit with the EY Irish Talent Team in our city centre office on Harcourt St, supporting the firms graduate and undergraduate recruitment programmes which are key to the firm delivering its strategy.

With the Student Recruitment team hiring up to 500 students between all of our programmes every year, we require dedicated Operations team members to ensure EY communicate with all the fantastic talent applying to our programmes. As Operations Associate you will be involved in all aspects of the recruitment process, continuously collaborating with the Operations Lead and Campus Recruiters to ensure EY are providing an excellent recruitment experience to the student population. Data will be of key importance due to high volumes and you will be reporting on various recruitment metrics to the team and business stakeholders on a daily basis, which will help drive campaigns and strategies. Attending campus events with the Recruiters, you will gain an opportunity to meet potential candidates and promote our programmes. You will screen a large volume of CVs for our student programmes, gaining a great understanding of our applicant tracking systems and the type of talent EY recruit for. You will help coordinate all the pieces involved in large volume interview days, such as interview scheduling and diary management, ensuring candidates receive an excellent interview experience at EY. Our successful candidates receive electronic contracts drafted by the operations team. You will develop strong relationships with all levels of the business. You will have the opportunity to be involved in programme and process development and improvement as we continuously strive to deliver excellence in everything we do!

What’s in it for you?

Make no mistake this is a busy role with the team hiring up to 500 students between all of our different programmes every year. However, this is an amazing opportunity to build the key skills required in the workplace of the future and ensure you have a competitive advantage in your career going forward. Skills that you will develop include project management, reporting and excel / data capture, multi-tasking, problem solving, relationship management, sales, expense processing and communication skills.

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.