Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Caroline Austin from Irish Tax Institute to give some advice for people considering this job:


Caroline Austin

Associate Tax Lawyer

Irish Tax Institute

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  Caroline Austin
A common misconception about a career in tax is that it is just about numbers, however, tax law has a strong basis in legislation and case law. Therefore, it is really suitable for graduates from a legal background, or for qualified solicitors and barristers.

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
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Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up November 20th

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Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up November 20th

Friday, November 20, 2015 

Weekly Jobs and Career News Round Up November 20th

Jobs announcements have been busy again this week with Aer Lingus still accepting applications for cabin crew positions until the end of the month. 25,000 jobs are also planned for the west with the latest Action Plan for Jobs initiative announced. Minister Paschal Donohoe launched the ‘Get a Life in Tourism’ national career drive on Wednesday highlighting to students the wide variety of career opportunities and educational courses available across the sector. Click on the links for full details.

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Get a Life in Tourism national careers drive - Get a Life in Tourism is a national drive by the Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) encouraging students to consider a career in tourism.

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Until next week…

The CareersPortal Team