News & Insights

Keeping you up to date with insights relating to the financial services job market.

Episode Overview: Transitioning Back to the...

We share the takeaways from our tenth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode on transitioning back to the office post Covid-19.

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Coopman Further Expands Specialist Recruitment...

We are delighted to welcome Christine Jones to the company as a Consultant in the accounting team.

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The Jobseeker's Guide to CV Writing (& Templates)

Our guide provides valuable insights and advice for individuals that want to create a strong CV and cover letter.

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6 Benefits of Working with a Specialist Recruiter

We outline the advantages for businesses of working with a specialist recruitment firm.

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Coopman Wins Small Business Marketing Category at...

We won the Small Business Marketing category in The Marketing Institute’s All Ireland Marketing Awards 2021.

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Episode Overview: Bolstering Diversity in Asset...

We share the takeaways from our ninth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode on diversity and inclusion in asset management.

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Employers in Financial Services Fear Loss of...

We share our survey results about how employers will use flexible working arrangements to attract and retain talent post Covid-19.

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Attracting & Retaining Talent in a Post-Pandemic...

Our guide is designed to assist management and HR teams in developing their future flexible working strategies and policies.

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Take a Dive into the Detail…

We provide valuable insights into how to show your expertise and enthusiasm during an interview.

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"Lead by Example so That Others Will Feel...

Director Mark Fallon shares his thoughts on the theme “inspire” in an interview with Kaiser Group.

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CV Writing for a Newly Qualified Accountant

We share CV writing advice for newly qualified accountants looking to take the next step in their careers

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Episode Overview: Preparing for TCFD With Mike...

We share the takeaways from our eighth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode on the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures.

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The Jobseeker's Guide to LinkedIn

Our guide provides valuable insights and advice for individuals that want to use LinkedIn as a tool when searching for new job opportunities.

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Coopman Recognised in the All Ireland Marketing...

We have been shortlisted by The Marketing Institute of Ireland as a finalist in the AIM Awards 2021.

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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Manager...

William covers his experience in the Irish and UK market, current trends in compliance and financial crime, the key to career success and more.

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IWD2021: Gender Balance & Inclusivity in...

We spoke to Sandra Kelly, HR Manager at Munich Re - Automation Solutions about gender balance and inclusivity in financial services.

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Episode Overview: The Intersection & Regulation...

We share the key takeaways from our seventh “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about regulation and innovation in the fintech sector.

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There’s A New Chief In Town – Introducing the CSO

With the rising adoption of ESG in financial services, we provide insight into the role of the Chief Sustainability Officer.

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What is Next for ESG Sustainable Investing?

We discuss the importance of ESG and sustainable investing for companies and how it impacts talent resourcing strategies.

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Are You Remotely Making an Impact in Your New...

We provide five tips to help you make an impact in your new role while starting remotely.

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The Evolution of the CRO into Today’s World

We discuss how the role of the CRO has evolved since the 1900s and will continue to evolve over the next 5 years.

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Market Insights for the Financial Services...

We provide industry analysis, talent trends, salaries and benchmarking, and more for financial services in Dublin.

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What to Consider When You Don’t Get the Pay Rise...

Deciding what to do next for your career is critical, here are four points to consider when weighing up your next move.

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Episode Overview: Aircraft Leasing in a Black...

We share the key takeaways from our sixth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about the aircraft leasing sector in Ireland.

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Coopman Expands into New Markets With Strategic...

We are delighted to welcome William McCoppin to our team as Manager in compliance and financial crime.

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5 EMPLOYMENT TRENDS FOR 2021

We provide our top 5 employment trends for the coming year covering hybrid working models, diversity and inclusion, and more.

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Episode Overview: Taking a Holistic Approach to...

We share the key takeaways from our fifth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about diversity and inclusion in financial services.

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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Senior...

Glen discusses his international financial sector experience, why he joined Coopman, his favourite travel destination and more.

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2021: Should I Stay or Should I Go?

We provide tips for financial services professionals who are thinking about looking for a new job in 2021.

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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on...

Gemma discusses the Coopman brand, what it is like to work with the company and the key ingredient to a great marketing campaign.

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Episode Overview: Building a Successful Fintech...

We share the key takeaways from our fourth “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about fintech in Ireland.

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How Can Employers Manage Unused Annual Leave in...

We provide guidance for employers on options available to them for employees who still have large amounts of unused leave in 2020.

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Coopman Partners With Global Reforestation...

We have partnered with One Tree Planted to plant trees for every placement made by the company in the financial services industry.

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Coopman Celebrates Successful First Year in...

We are celebrating a successful first year in business due to strong network engagement, excellent service delivery, and a clear strategic...

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WORKING FROM HOME: THIS WINTER A GUIDE FOR...

Our guide provides practical solutions for employers and HR teams looking to support their remote employees this winter.

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Episode Overview: Challenging Ourselves to do...

We share the key takeaways from our third “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about business during and after Covid-19.

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Episode Overview: Risk & Regulation With Kevin...

We share the key takeaways from our second “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about risk & regulation.

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Episode Overview: The Sustainable Revolution With...

We share the key takeaways from our first “Conversations With Coopman” podcast episode about sustainable finance.

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Launch of Financial Services Podcast...

“Conversations With Coopman” is a podcast series covering the latest topics and trends as they happen in the financial services market.

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Coopman Welcomes ACCA Qualified Senior Consultant...

We are delighted to welcome ACCA qualified Glen Hastings to our team as a Senior Consultant in accounting.

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Two Thirds of Professionals Believe WFH to Worsen...

We share our survey results about working from home this winter and how employers can support their employees.

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Interim Management: A Solution for Companies in...

We explain the benefits of interim management for businesses in the aftermath of Covid-19.

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Flexibility is Key to Attracting Agile Talent Pool

Andrew Murphy anticipates what the key employment trends will be as the Irish economy reopens and rebuilds.

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How HR is Navigating Covid-19 Five Months On

We share how HR professionals in financial services are navigating Covid-19 five months after our initial survey

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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Director...

Mark discusses the direction of the FS recruitment market, the key to a successful business, the benefits of working with Coopman and more.

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Recruitment and Back to School – What Employers...

We provide advice for employers to recruit the best talent as schools start back.

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Five Useful Tips To Encourage Remote Creativity

We share five tips on encouraging remote creativity for company success.

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Are You A Virtual Micro-Manager? 10 Tips to Go...

Test whether you are a micro-manager and depending on the results, use our tips to become a macro-manager.

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Schools In, Jobs Out?

We provides tips for individuals with young families who are considering taking the next step in their career as the school year starts.

Individuals
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Job Titles: What Do They Actually Mean?

We discuss why companies use different job titles for similar roles and what individuals should do when searching for jobs using titles.

Individuals
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The Coopman Team Interview: Spotlight on Director...

Andrew discusses trends in financial services, managing a business during COVD-19, the Coopman brand and more.

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The Rise of Insurtech

An insight into the growing insurtech industry and how it works, along with some of the key industry players and what it is that they do.

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How to Successfully Prepare for Remote Interviews

Whether you’ve experienced remote interviews already or you have your first one coming up, our tips will help you to succeed.

Individuals
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How to Hire and Onboard Remotely with Confidence

Our tips will guide you in successfully hiring and onboarding a new team member remotely.

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Coopman is a Generation Pandemic Patron

Coopman Search and Selection join the Irish Youth Foundation’s Generation Pandemic Fund as a Patron.

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Workplace Wellness "Has Never Been So Important"

Susan Duffy, Head of Human Resources at Allianz Global Life discusses the importance of workplace wellness.

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Coopman Team Expands with New Addition

Coopman Search and Selection expands team during pandemic due to clear strategic direction.

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How To Effectively Manage A Team Remotely - 5 Tips

Key takeaways from a recent webinar on how to effectively manage remote teams/workers moving forward.

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How HR Are Navigating COVID-19

We provide insight into how HR departments are working through COVID-19 challenges.

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Searching for a Job During COVID-19?

We provide some key points to consider if you are navigating the job market during COVID-19.

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Is Your Business Strategy to be the Hare or the...

We discuss the approach a financial services business can take to create a hiring strategy to successfully attract the top talent.

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“Brains, Like Hearts, Go Where They Are...

People often leave a role due to lack of, or failure of a hiring manager or business to recognise them for their work and efforts.

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To Be or Not to Be? That is the…WRONG Question...

It’s a subject that comes up often when we meet professionals working in financial services who are considering their career advancement.

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Why a Role in Corporate Services Should be on...

We discuss the growth and evolution of the corporate service providers in Dublin with a particular focus on aircraft leasing sector.

Individuals
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"Over-Qualified"​ - Excuse Me?

We discuss interim management as an option for professionals who are deemed “over-qualified” in the job market.

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Your Career - The Next Decade

As we head into a new decade have you given thought to creating a goal for the next 10 years?

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Is too much choice in the current financial...

The financial services market is expected to see continued high levels of hiring in 2020.

When faced with too much choice in your career...

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Why CFO’s Need to Put Their People First as the...

As the automation of the finance function continues to increase, CFOs need to start identifying sound opportunities for their talent in...

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The Importance of Employer Branding in Financial...

Do you know how your company is viewed by others? Understanding your employer brand is essential in this current market.

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How To Retain Your Best People In A Highly...

Whether you are struggling or not, our six tips will help you to succeed in retaining your best people in a competitive market.

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