Each week we like to reach out to those who are a part of the Gray Office Park Community to hear more about their business! This week we had a chat with Morgan McKinley
As a global professional services recruitment consultancy, Morgan McKinley connects specialist talent with leading employers across multiple industries and disciplines.
Tell us a bit about Morgan McKinley!
Our Promise to You
Get the best career advice at Morgan McKinley. Our team of consultants either have an educational background in their discipline or industry experience. We take the time to listen to your long-term goals and provide you with honest feedback to help you realise them. Over the years many people have progressed their careers with us both here in Ireland and internationally and our global presence gives us insight into the domestic and international markets. In Ireland we specialise in: Accounting & Finance, Audit, Compliance, Engineering, Financial Services, HR, IT, Legal, Marketing, Multilingual, Project & Change Management, Risk Management, Sales, Science, Supply Chain & Procurement and Tax.
Our Global Reach
If you are thinking of furthering your career internationally you’ll be interested to know that Morgan McKinley has over 700 people in nine countries across the UK, Ireland, EMEA, Asia and Australia. We have offices in Australia, Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Singapore and the UK and are strategically placed at the heart of key financial centres, as well as regionally within specific countries, giving us thorough coverage of all the markets in which we operate.
Why Companies Choose to Work with Us
We believe our exceptional track record only remains as good as our last assignment. We always strive to be the best and to create an original solution for every recruitment mandate, regardless of level, length of contract or salary. Our proven techniques have often been adopted as industry standards, but it is the human element that sets us apart. We take the time to understand our clients’ needs and our candidates’ career ambitions to produce the ideal result for both parties. This collaborative approach results in committed, long-term relationships. We also offer employers an end-to-end recruitment solutions known as Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO).
Morgan McKinley are continuously recognised for the great work they do and have received the following accolades:
- Platinum Status, Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award in Ireland – 2018, 2017
- Top 5 in Best Large Workplaces in Ireland, Great Places to Work – 2018, 2017
- Best Learning and Development Organisation, Institute of Training and Development – 2016
- Best Learning & Development Strategy, HR Leadership & Management Awards – 2015
Morgan McKinley Million Campaign
What is your goal for 2019? Personal or business related!
Apart from our stated business goals, a key pillar of our ambition is the Morgan McKinley Million, this is a charity goal to generate €1m+ in donations over a 3 year period. We are now in the final year and are well on the way, with nearly €800k donated so far. Below is a picture of some colleagues who are collecting Easter eggs for children in need as part of our Morgan McKinley Million campaign.
Quick-fire Questions with the Morgan McKinley Team
2019 so far…
We held an open day for candidates in The Odeon Rooms and in Ballybrit in March with over 30 great candidates met by our consultants. We will be holding a similar day in early summer, more details to follow. We have been doing business in Galway for nearly 20 years and look forward to a further 20 years of business partnership.
What is a highlight for you in being a part of the Gray Office Park Community?
The location! Great location in the heart of Galway, really well appointed offices.
What is the most rewarding part about the work you do?
We work with great organisations to find talent to help progress their businesses, that is rewarding in it’s own right. Working with candidates to find the right career pathway is also very fulfilling. Our stated company purpose is ‘improving lives’ and that’s what we try to do every day.
What do you love most about Galway?
What’s not to like about Galway (traffic aside), it has enormous energy and it’s a great place to do business.