First Placement - Éadaoin Looney
14 Nov 2019
Congratulations to Éadaoin Looney of our Business Support division within our Cork office on her first placement!
What is your achievement?
My first placement.
How long have you been working in
What industry and area do you recruit
What has been your success so far?
Joining a team who are supportive and
encouraging. Making a worthwhile contribution to achieving company objectives.
What was your background before Brightwater?
What made you think about a career in
I am an outgoing inquisitive individual.
Recruitment allows me to enquire what jobs are available and what candidates
would be suitable. There is a process, if you get all your ducks in a row,
you’re onto a winner.
What was the process like?
It is exciting, my heart was in my mouth in
the final stages of the cycle.
What skills do you think have helped you
most as a recruitment consultant?
Listening, you need to know what the needs
are before you can speak about the solutions.
Now having worked as a recruitment consultant,
how does the role differ from what you expected?
My last role, it was transactional, where
this is a person-centered environment.