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 Gail Sterio from McDonald's to give some advice for people considering this job:


Gail Sterio

Corporate Accountant


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You need experience in the accounting function for this particular job, especially financial accounting. You have to be able to work closely with others in a team and within cross funtional teams. You need to be qualified as an accountant. and to have to have numerical skills.

Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their best operating under supervisors who give clear guidelines, and performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.

They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.
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100 Job Vacancies with LinkedIn

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100 Job Vacancies with LinkedIn

Sunday, December 06, 2015 

100 Job Vacancies with LinkedIn

Business social media site LinkedIn is on course to employ 1,000 staff in Ireland as it prepares for the opening of its international headquarters in Dublin. Marking the fifth anniversary in the city, the company said it currently has 100 vacancies, which when filled, will brings its employee numbers in Ireland to 1,000.

The roles include:

  • Sales managers
  • Insight analysts
  • HR managers
  • Applied scientists
  • Finance managers

"We started with three employees five years ago. Today we are LinkedIn's largest office outside the United States," LinkedIn's Dublin site lead Sharon McCoey told the Irish Times.

The firm also announced the start of the next phase of construction on its new 17,507 sq metre international headquarters, which is expected to be completed at the start of 2017.

The company has hired 300 new staff over the last 12 months, and now employs over 900 in Dublin in the areas of sales, marketing, engineering, data insights, analytics and management.

IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan said the decision by LinkedIn to develop and construct its international headquarters in Dublin is “testament to Ireland’s reputation as a global leader in technology and big data”.

Details of careers with LinkedIn are available here


The CareersPortal Team