What can I expect of a career
at First Ireland?

  • Challenging and Rewarding Work - a career at First Ireland means you will be an important part of a dynamic team in the fastest growing brokers in the country

  • Very competitive salary and performance based incentives

  • A High emphasis is placed on professional accreditation and staff development. In support of this, we provide an excellent Study expenses and incentive bonus package

  • A Great Environment - working in a friendly and competitive environment and learning from some of the most talented people in the Industry

  • We value teamwork and Individual initiative

  • Training and Development - we are committed to providing the highest standard of professional service to our clients. In order to deliver that commitment we invest in the training and development of our staff

  • We recognise that the key to our success is the quality of our employees and encourage them to grow and develop with the company

Our Jobs

Insurance Sales Executives

Insurance Sales Executives


First Ireland Risk Management is seeking to recruit ambitious and self-motivated Sales Executives to join our Personallines Sales Division We are one of the largest brokerages in Ireland employing over 160 people, with our main office is Parkgate Street. Dublin and a branch office on Main St. Leixlip. This vacancy is based in our Head Office in Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.
    Responsibilities:
  • Handle inbound sales inquiries and utilise any outbounding opportunities made available

  • Managing the sales process for new prospects

  • Handling customer enquiries face to face, over the phone or via email and web chat

  • Contacting prospective customers and discussing their requirements

  • Deliver excellent customer service

  • Achieving all targets and objectives monthly and annually

  • Participate in trade shows and conventions when required

    The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • Good organisation skills

  • Good communication skills to build relationships with customers and our panel of Insurance companies

  • Understanding of the minimum competency code and fitness and probity standards

Apply with CV to careers@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Brian Butterly

Insurance Client Service Executives

Insurance Client Service Executives


First Ireland Risk Management is seeking to recruit ambitious and self-motivated Sales Executives to join our Personallines Sales Division We are one of the largest brokerages in Ireland employing over 160 people, with our main office is Parkgate Street. Dublin and a branch office on Main St. Leixlip. This vacancy is based in our Head Office in Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.
    Responsibilities:
  • You will be part of a team looking after existing clients, for all aspects of their policies including Renewals and Claims.

  • You will need to be target driven (Renewal Retention & Cross selling) and capable of working in a fast paced environment.

  • Excellent telephone manner and customer care skills essential.

  • You should have at least 6 months Insurance experience.

  • Open GI experience an advantage.

  • CIP qualification or progress towards same preferred.

  • Competitive salary and excellent opportunities for career advancement

    The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • Good organisation skills

  • Good communication skills to build relationships with customers and our panel of Insurance companies

  • Understanding of the minimum competency code and fitness and probity standards

Apply with CV to careers@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Sarah Sheridan

Trainee Insurance Executives

Trainee Insurance Executives


At First Ireland we are seeking both experienced Insurance Brokers and also Trainee Insurance Brokers to work in our Personal Insurances department. As we continue to grow, this allows us to provide excellent career opportunities for suitable candidates. First Ireland are committed to developing our Staff, full training and exam costs are covered as part of our trainee package.
    The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • Good time management skills.

  • An excellent telephone manner.

  • Good computer skills.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Good time keeping and attendance.

Apply with CV to careers@firstireland.ie

Life & Pensions Client Executive

Life & Pensions Client Executive


Financial Services is a progressive, award winning division within First Ireland. It is a busy and vibrant team orientated environment. Our primary focus is to help clients to set their objectives, achieve their goals and make good financial decisions now and in the future. This division is headed up by Jonathan Roche-Kelly, Head of Financial Services.
    Principal Accountabilities:
  • Ensure the interests of clients and the integrity of the market is at the centre of the way you do business

  • Identify the needs and objectives of the client and provide best advice based on information gathered and research conducted

  • Treat clients fairly at all times

  • Act in a compliant and ethical manner at all times

  • At all times, adhere to regulatory and legislative rules, codes and guidelines including the: Minimum Competency Code 2011; Consumer Protection Code 2012; Fitness and Probity Standards

    Responsibilities:
  • Working closely with our Financial Advisors to provide a high level of service to new and existing clients

  • Preparation for Financial Advisor meetings e.g. quotations, compliance documents, client portfolios

  • Processing and overseeing new business applications for Protection, Pension & Investment Business

  • Managing a portfolio of Group Risk & Pension clients, including administration of their annual reviews

  • Maintaining a good knowledge of financial services products and compliance, keeping up to date with any new developments

  • Developing and managing relationships with insurance providers, clients and other staff members

    Skills and Knowledge:
  • QFA qualification or working towards is essential

  • Money Advice CRM experience would give a distinct advantage

  • Computer skills - Microsoft Office

  • Excellent time management

  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills

  • An excellent telephone manner

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent people skills enabling you to positively engage with other team members, staff, insurers and clients

Apply with CV to saungier@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Suzie Aungier

Financial Consultant

Financial Consultant


First Ireland Risk Management is seeking to recruit an experienced, ambitious and self-motivated Financial Consultant to join our Financial Services Division. First Ireland is proud to be a fully 100% Irish owned and operated company. We are one of the largest brokerages in Ireland employing over 160 people, with our main office in Parkgate St. Dublin and a branch office on Main St. Leixlip. A competitive package is on offer for the right candidate recognising the level of experience that the individual will bring to the role. This current vacancy is based in our Head Office in Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.
    Responsibilities:
  • Deliver on own new income targets through the provision of ethical advice and offering ‘best in class’ solutions to clients in a fully compliant manner at all times.

  • Develop and service existing First Ireland client relationships.

  • Develop own new client relationships through contacts, networking & marketing strategies.

  • To develop relationships with assigned key referrers within First Ireland's Business Insurance Division.

    The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • (QFA) Qualified Financial Advisor.

  • Qualified to Degree level.

  • Excellent communicator with exceptional presentation skills.

  • Must be highly motivated and ambitious and be a team player.

  • Demonstrate and communicate market leading product Knowledge in the areas of Pensions, Investments & Protection.

  • Previous experience in a similar role (minimum 2 years).

  • Fully comply with all relevant regulatory requirements.

Apply with CV to saungier@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Suzie Aungier

Business Insurance Account Executive

Business Insurance Account Executive


First Ireland Risk Management are inviting Applications for a position as Business Insurance Account Executive within the Business Insurance Division at our Head Office in Parkgate Street, Dublin 8 due to our continued expansion.
    Responsibilities:
  • Be an Account Executive within the Administration Team and be able to demonstrate strong technical knowledge.

  • Work within the Team with the purpose of providing, and assisting others in providing, a “best in class” service to all First Ireland Clients.

  • Ensure that Procedures and Processes are carried out diligently.

  • Comfortable to work on their own initiative but also within a Team structure.

  • Have a minimum of 3 years experience in Business Insurance.

  • Be IT competent, knowledge of Open-Gi or Relay System is an advantage.

  • CIP Qualification or working towards CIP Qualification.

  • Fully comply with all relevant Regulatory requirements.

Apply with C.V. to kchurch@firstireland.ie or by post for attention of Kathy Church.

Business Insurance Sales Executive

Business Insurance Sales Executive


The Business Insurance Division is a busy, fast paced and vibrant environment with over 25 staff members. Over the past 20 years, it has developed into a very successful business model where all our resources are dedicated to meeting the needs of our valued clients

A Business Insurance Sales Executive is responsible for the renewal of general insurance products including, sales where appropriate, and providing superior customer service.
    Responsibilities:
  • You will be based in our Dublin office at First Ireland House, 15 Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.

  • You will be working to monthly Sales targets, and advising clients on numerous Commercial Insurance products from a large panel of Insurers.

  • You will need to be target driven and capable of working in a fast paced environment.

    The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • You should have at least 3 years Commercial Insurance experience in a sales development role.

  • Excellent telephone manner and sales ability required.

  • Must have attained Accredited Individual status with Central Bank Of Ireland, CIP qualification desired.

  • Open GI experience an advantage.

    Other stuff:
  • You will be reporting to the Development Director.

  • You will be required to be flexible in your position and must be prepared to undertake such other work as may be assigned to you by the company from time to time.

  • Excellent Salary & Benefits Package with great opportunities for the right candidate to earn performance bonuses and advance your career.

Apply with CV to kgill@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Keith Gill.

Employee Benefits Executive

Employee Benefits Executive


Financial Services is a progressive, award winning division within First Ireland. It is a busy and vibrant team orientated environment. Our primary focus is to help clients to set their objectives, achieve their goals and make good financial decisions now and in the future. The division is headed up by Jonathan Roche-Kelly, Associate Director.

An Employee Benefits Executive works with scheme members, individuals and businesses to help these clients understand their financial circumstances by offering client specific advice and annual reviews.

An Employee Benefits Executive analyses relevant information and presents realistic and meaningful recommendations based on their client’s circumstances, needs and objectives.
    Principal Accountabilities:
  • Identify the needs and objectives of the client and provide best advice based on information gathered and research conducted

  • Treat clients fairly at all times

  • Act in a compliant and ethical manner at all times

  • At all times, adhere to regulatory and legislative rules, codes and guidelines including the: Minimum Competency Code 2011; Consumer Protection Code 2012; Fitness and Probity Standards

    Responsibilities:
  • Manage existing scheme renewals in a timely manner

  • Carry out annual member reviews with a view to maximising income from existing members and potential new members

  • Develop and service existing First Ireland client relationships

  • Demonstrate and communicate market leading product knowledge in the areas of pensions, investment and protection

  • Dealing with new business queries and enquiries from existing customers

  • Research the market for products and funds suitable to client’s circumstances and needs

  • Processing and overseeing new business applications for Protection, Pension & Investment Business

    Skills and Knowledge:
  • Professional Diploma in Financial Advice (QFA)

  • Computer skills - Microsoft Office

  • Exceptional presentation skills

  • Excellent time management

  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills

  • An excellent telephone manner

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Results Focused

  • Driven and Enthusiastic

  • Motivated, self-starter, ability to work on own initiative

  • Excellent people skills enabling you to positively engage with other team members, staff, insurers and clients

Apply with CV to saungier@firstireland.ie or by post for the attention of Suzie Aungier.

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