Some Client and Candidate Testimonials
“A truly professional recruiter. Informative and honest, a pleasure to work with”
Noel Maguire, Head of Sales rPET Flake
“Ray and his team have proven to be extremely proactive in delivering the Quorum Search service and Ray himself is always extremely professional in all matters. I would have no hesitation in recommending Ray who helped me find the role that best suited me”
Brian McGovern, Operations Manager at Bio-Marine Ingredients Ireland
"I wholeheartedly recommend Ray Powell and his team at Quorum. The level of expertise that Ray has in what's happening in the Irish FMCG scene is unmatched and his team represent the best in the business at understanding role requirements and identifying the right people for them. Very professional and well connected"
David Kennedy, International Markets Manager at Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board
"Carmel is by far the best recruitment consultant I have ever dealt with. I found her professional, helpful and always kept lines of communication open. She understood what I was looking for in my next role and went out of her way to help me every step of the way”
Grainne McKeon, Account Executive at Wonderfoods Ltd.
“A fantastic, co-operative and dedicated professional who's commitment is second to none ... I have gained a challenging and rewarding role due to Carmel and can’t thank her enough. I strongly recommend Carmel if anyone is perusing a career in the food industry”
John Duffy, Engineering Manager at Lacpatrick Dairies
"I have been with several recruitment consultants, but I have never received such a high standard of service and personal care as I received from Carmel ... Highly recommended and would come .back to her should I be looking for work again"
Lorraine E. Curham, Admissions Manager TCD and Career Coach
"I have worked with Carmel on several placements over the last decade. I cannot recommend Carmel highly enough. She is a professional of high integrity who always delivers the best candidates to the right roles. A refreshingly honest and diligent senior consultant who I couldn’t recommend highly enough. I look forward to working with Carmel again"
John Brennan, Category Director - Grocery, Pet, Impulse, BWS
"I cannot recommend Carmel enough, I found her to be extremely helpful, professional and personable at all times. She took me through the recruitment process with ease with great advise and encouragement"
Aoife Kearney, Food Concepts Executive at The Maxol Group
"It is my absolute pleasure to recommend Carmel. I took the leap back onto the job market having spent 6 years within one company; and with Carmel's expert guidance, I had a stress & hassle free experience. Carmel, in my opinion, goes above and beyond for her clients, ensuring they are comfortable, well informed, and prepared at each stage of the recruitment process. I cannot recommend her highly enough"
Catherine Coady, Quality Manager at Milne Foods
"I would highly recommend Josephine if you are looking for a new role or change in career. She was fantastic to deal with, so helpful and supportive. She has a real passion for her job in recruitment"
Jane Harkin, NPD/Compliance Executive at Sean Loughnanes
"I found Josephine extremely patient, supportive and kind. She constantly kept me in the loop with everything I asked of her. She was a pleasure to work with"
Clodagh Swords MA, Founder at Simply Sing Dublin & London
"It has been an absolute pleasure dealing with Josephine. She been the most pleasant & professional recruiter I have ever dealt with. The level of communication was exceptional and kept me fully up to date during the whole process. Josephine ensured I was fully aware of all the details & made the transition as smooth as possible. I would Highly recommended Josephine"
Davitt Groarke, Sales Calor Gas Ireland
"Josephine is excellent at analyzing candidates experience and skills. She is very personable and has a very high attention to detail giving regular updates and communication. A pleasure to work with!"
Gillian Lyons, Digital Marketing and Communications Manager at Calor Gas
"I have been with several recruitment consultants, but I have never received such a high standard of service and personal care as I received from Josephine. She is thorough, comes back to you with information instantly, gives excellent advice and will help you every step of the way. Highly recommended and would come back to her should I be looking for work again"
Lorraine E. Curham, Admissions Manager TCD and Career Coach
"Josephine is a top class recruitment consultant who is not only extremely efficient and effective in dealing with clients but also goes about her daily business with a smile. I found her communication skills and passion for recruitment far superior to senior consultants within other firms and I have no doubt that is why so many blue chip companies use her as their primary recruiting consultant"
Gordon Larkin, Business Development Manager, Findlater Wines & Spirits Ltd
"I worked several times with Josephine in Ireland. She is very experienced in recruitment and very focus on results. I would work again with her for sure"
Juan de Hoces, Corporate Human Resources Director at Iberostar Group
"Declan is a recruitment executive of high integrity who constantly delivers superb levels of customer service. He combines this with high levels of business acumen and a clear understanding of the pressures on business with a strong focus on managing relationships. He understands the client needs with an ability to match their needs & profile of candidate, to search and place excellent qualified personnel. I am very happy to recommend him & this is proven in the respect he has, within the International HR community"
Marcus Griffin, SVP/Director - Human Resources
"I have been working with Declan McGrath on an international C-level position over the last couple of months. Declan is a stand-out professional on C-level Executive Search placements. He is articulate, professional, strategic and above all proactive in his efforts to connect qualified executives with exactly the right company to drive growth opportunities for all parties. If you have particular expertise and have identified specific corporate targets that would represent an ideal fit for your talents, you need Declan to represent your best interest. C-level executive, don’t go to market without Declan McGrath"
Steve Schultz, President & CEO Market Entropy LLC
"I highly recommend Declan to any company looking to fill in a challenging position but also to all candidates looking for their ideal job in Ireland. The company I now worked for was looking to fill in my position since 8 months and could not find the right candidate, until they involved Declan into the recruitment process. Declan has been highly committed and dedicated from the beginning to the end and I found him very knowledgeable in the food industry"
Alexandra Dirand, European Business Development Manager
"I found Declan to be very professional, extremely committed and knowledgeable in the Food Industry during my job search. He manages to turn the recruitment process in to a pleasant and enjoyable experience. He offered in depth knowledge on the roles available and was always available to offer advice and confidence building when needed. I would have no hesitation in recommending Declan to the recruitment industry"