Galway to share in 1,000 new jobs at Grant Thornton

Galway Daily business Galway to share in 1,000 new jobs at Grant Thornton

Professional Services firm Grant Thornton will be creating new jobs in Galway as part of a massive nationwide expansion.

The company plans to hire 1,000 new staff across seven offices in Galway, Cork, Limerick, Longford, Kildare, Dublin, and Belfast over the next three years.

Positions will be available across all Grant Thornton Ireland’s business units including actuarial, audit, corporate finance, and advisory as well as in specialist areas such as insurance, sustainability, financial services and digital transformation.

The new jobs will comprise of a mix of experienced hires and graduate roles, offering positions for people of all levels of experience.

Recruitment for the roles has already gotten underway with Grant Thornton Ireland last month announcing plans to double the size of its tax team from 170 to 340 by 2024.

Speaking of today’s announcement, Grant Thornton Ireland Managing Partner Michael McAteer said “Today’s announcement marks yet another milestone in the Grant Thornton Ireland story.”

“We pride ourselves in going beyond to ensure the highest quality of service to our clients and we know this is because of the exceptional and wide-ranging level of experience our people bring to the table.”

“We also know the importance of flexibility, opportunity and promotion, and work-life balance, and we have installed an extensive Future of Work framework across the firm with these pillars at the core.”

The positions will give the opportunity to work with clients from all industries and all sizes, from homegrown Irish businesses to multinationals.