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Winners 2018

Congratulations to all the winners!

Nominated Awards:

Best Graduate Recruitment Website sponsored by  M3S Morgan McKinley logo

Best Innovation on Campus sponsored by 

Best Student Marketing Campaign 

Best Graduate Training and Development Programme – Specialist/Professional Training Programmes sponsored by  

Best Graduate Training and Development Programme – Business/General Programmes

Best Internship Programme >50 intake 

Best Internship Programme <50 intake 

The gradireland Diversity Recruitment Award sponsored by 

Graduate Employee of the Year;sponsored by  

Graduate Employer of the Year  sponsored by 

Voted for Awards: This is the student voice!

This is the shortlisted companies, by sector, that students most want to work for. To announce your shortlisting, please contact fiona.doherty@gradireland.com to receive your shortlisted badge and social media collateral.

To see the shortlisted organisations, please click on the categories below.

Accountancy/professional services

Banking, investment & financial services

Consulting

Engineering

FMCG sponsored by 

Insurance

Law

Logistics, transport & supply chain management

Online retail services and telecoms

Public & civil service/publicly funded bodies

Retail

Science

Technology

Utilities, Energy, Renewables

 

Nominated Awards:

Best Graduate Recruitment Website 

sponsored by  M3S Morgan McKinley logo

Winner: Aldi

Silver: Jameson-Irish Distillers

Bronze: Deloitte

Shortlisted organisations

Best Innovation on Campus

sponsored by 

Winner: Deloitte

Silver: Workday

Bronze: BT

Shortlisted organisations

Best Student Marketing Campaign 

Winner: EY

Silver: Aldi

Bronze: Lidl

Shortlisted organisations

Best Graduate Training and Development Programme – Specialist/Professional Training Programmes

sponsored by  

Winner: EY

Silver: Deloitte

Bronze: Accenture

Shortlisted organisations

Best Graduate Training and Development Programme – Business/Management Programmes

Winner: Glanbia

Silver: Paddy Power Betfair

Bronze: Lidl

Shortlisted organisations

Best Internship Programme >50 intake 

Winner: KPMG

Silver: PwC

Bronze: Accenture

Shortlisted organisations

Best Internship Programme <50 intake 

Winner: Workday

Silver: HedgeServ

Bronze: AbbVie

Shortlisted organisations

The gradireland Diversity Recruitment Award

sponsored by 

Winner: Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Silver: Accenture

Bronze: Bank of Ireland 

Shortlisted organisations

Graduate Employee of the Year

sponsored by  

Winner: Ross Kerrigan, Musgrave

Shortlisted organisations

Graduate Employer of the Year

 sponsored by 

Winner: Deloitte

Shortlisted organisations

 

Voted for Awards: This is the student voice! 

Accountancy/professional services

Winner: PwC

Shortlisted organisations

  • BDO
  • Crowe Horwath
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • Grant Thornton
  • KPMG
  • Mazars
  • PwC
  • Russell Brennan Keane

Banking, investment & financial services

Winner: Bank of Ireland

Shortlisted organisations

  • AIB Group
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Bank of Ireland
  • Barclays
  • Central Bank
  • Citi
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • HedgeServ
  • JPMorgan
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Ulster Bank

Consulting

Winner: Accenture

Shortlisted organisations

  • Accenture
  • BCG
  • CHL
  • FDM
  • First Derivatives
  • GLG
  • McKinsey
  • Mercer
  • Willis Towers Watson

Engineering 

Winner: Intel

Shortlisted organisations

  • AECOM
  • Analog Devices
  • Arup
  • Bombardier
  • GE
  • Intel
  • Jacobs Engineering
  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • Kingspan
  • Mercury Engineering
  • PM Group

FMCG 

sponsored by 

Winner: Jameson - Irish Distillers

Shortlisted organisations

  • Coca-Cola
  • Core Media
  • Dairygold
  • Diageo
  • Glanbia
  • Jameson - Irish Distillers
  • Kerry Group
  • L'Oréal
  • Nestlé
  • P&G
  • Pepsico
  • Unilever

Insurance

Winner: Vhi Healthcare

Shortlisted organisations

  • AIG
  • Allianz
  • AON
  • Aviva
  • AXA
  • FBD
  • Liberty Insurance
  • Vhi Healthcare

Law

Winner: A&L Goodbody

Shortlisted organisations

  • A&L Goodbody
  • Arthur Cox
  • Eversheds Sutherland
  • Holmes O'Malley Sexton
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Matheson
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • William Fry

Logistics, transport & supply chain management

Winner: Aer Lingus

Shortlisted organisations

  • Aer Lingus
  • Bus Éireann/CIE
  • Dublin Airport Authority
  • DCC
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Hertz
  • Irish Aviation Authority
  • Ryanair
  • SMBC Aviation

Online retail services and telecoms

Winner: Amazon

Shortlisted organisations

  • Amazon
  • BSkyB
  • BT
  • eBay
  • eir
  • Openet
  • Paddy Power Betfair
  • Paypal
  • Phonewatch
  • Smartbox
  • Three
  • Virgin Media
  • Vodafone

Public service/publicly funded bodies

Winner: Department of Education

Shortlisted organisations

  • An Garda Síochána
  • Department of Education (incl. Teaching)
  • Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Enterprise Ireland
  • European Commission
  • gradpublicjobs.ie
  • HSE
  • Ibec Global Graduates
  • IntertradeIreland
  • RTÉ

Retail

Winner: Lidl

Shortlisted organisations

  • A+F Hollister
  • Aldi
  • Boots
  • Lidl
  • Marks & Spencer
  • Musgrave Group
  • Penneys (Primark)
  • Smyths Toys
  • Sony
  • TK Maxx (TJX)

Science

Winner: Boston Scientific

Shortlisted organisations

  • Abbott
  • AbbVie
  • Allergan Pharmaceuticals
  • BioMarin
  • Boston Scientific
  • GSK
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Lilly
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Pfizer
  • Stryker

Technology

Winner: Google

Shortlisted organisations

  • Apple
  • BioWare
  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • Dell EMC
  • Facebook
  • Google
  • IBM
  • LinkedIn
  • Microsoft
  • SAP
  • Workday

Utilities, Energy, Renewables

Winner: ESB

Shortlisted organisations

  • Airtricity
  • Bord na Mona
  • Coillte
  • Eirgrid
  • ESB
  • Ervia
  • Irish Cement
  • Veolia Water

 

Most Popular Graduate Recruiter

Winner: Google

 

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