Indeed, a leading job site, just announced its expansion plans for the Dublin-based headquarters adding 300 new employees in the next two years.
The company has already started recruiting for sales, client services, business development, marketing, finance and operations roles, which will help companies across EMEA to maximise the return on their recruitment spend, while continuing to offer the best job search experience for job seekers.
Indeed opened its first Dublin office in March 2012 and currently has a team of over 230 employees. Every month over 180 million job seekers find and apply for jobs on Indeed through a desktop, tablet, or smartphone with a single search.
Meeting with Indeed staff in Dublin today, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said: I am delighted to welcome this great announcement by Indeed of 300 new jobs. This is a vote of confidence in Dublin, where Indeed has based its EMEA headquarters, and shows thepotential for excellent employment opportunities from Dublin’s success as a tech hub. TheGovernment will continue to create the policy environment for companies like Indeed to locate and grow as we work to secure the recovery.
Indeed makes it easy for job seekers to create job alerts which notify them as soon as new jobs are posted meeting their unique criteria. In Ireland Indeed has over 800,000 unique visitors each month, with an increase in traffic of 40% in the past 12 months as the economy improves and the site gains in popularity. There has been a notable shift in the way people search for jobs, with 54% of searches on Indeed.ie now via mobile or tablet compared to 33% just 2 years ago.