Meet the Team
Careers Register (Financial and Legal division of CPL Group), is one of Ireland's most prestigious specialist recruitment agencies. We specialise in meeting your permanent, temporary and contract needs across each of our sectors. Over the years, we have earned a reputation for professionalism, integrity and truly exceptional customer care. Our clients tell us that our ability to develop a genuine understanding of their business strategy and urgency of their staffing needs adds real value to their business. Our candidates tell us that we constantly exceed their highest expectations by offering an exciting range of opportunities.
Lisa Holt - Managing Director: Lisa has worked within Cpl Group for over 15 years. She is the Managing Director of Careers Register with clients including many of Ireland's most prestigious companies. Lisa has developed an exceptional candidate network and has an unrivalled track record in the recruitment arena in Ireland. Prior to heading up the Careers Register business, Lisa was instrumental in the development of the network support and IT business for Cpl. A regular commentator on both national radio and in the press, she is well positioned to deliver a qualified opinion on the labour market in Ireland. Lisa currently recruits for Executive level roles in the financial sector in Ireland, successfully maintaining high standards in her execution and instilling this culture in her business.
Paul McClatchie - Manager: Paul manages Careers Register, part of the CPL plc following over 10 years experience in the industry in both Dublin and Sydney. Having built a strong reputation in the Accountancy and Finance Sector, Paul currently recruits for roles at an Executive Level in Commerce, Banking and General Management. With a number of significant Executive Appointments in 2010, Paul regularly works with Blue Chip organisations in sourcing 'hard to find' profiles. Paul's background includes a Bachelor of Business Studies and he is a graduate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
Erica Skelly - Manager, Financial Services: Erica graduated with first class honours in Marketing and Business in 2000 and began her career as a Marketing Executive with Ford before entering the Financial Services sector in 2001. She gained experience with both State Street International and Invesco Global Investments before bringing her expertise to the recruitment sector. Erica joined Careers Register in 2005 and specialises in all areas of funds, financial services and senior banking roles. Erica was responsible for the project management and delivery team for over 550 placements into our key banking client base over a three year period 2005-2008 and manages some of our key accounts across funds and financial services. Erica currently heads up the Funds Team at Careers Register specialising in mid to senior level appointments across Fund Accounting, Transfer Agency, Risk and Control, Treasury and Banking Operations.
Natasha Bevan - Principal Consultant: Natasha Bevan is a Principal Consultant responsible for the Temporary and Contract Division of Careers Register specialising in Finance and Accounting positions. Natasha graduated with a degree in Economics and Spanish from University College Dublin. Natasha began her career in recruitment in 2004 and has spent 7 years recruiting support roles for blue-chip multinationals in Dublin and joined Careers Register in May 2011. She recruits mainly for large Multinationals, SME’s and Financial Services.
Dave Riordan - B.Comm ACA – Principal Consultant: Dave specialises in recruiting for Accountancy Practices, Audit, Tax, Corporate Recovery and Legal positions. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has been an Audit Senior in a Top 15 practice in Dublin. He has been a specialist with Careers Register and CPL since 2008 and has built strong client relationships with practices, institutes and industry clients.
Michelle Earley - Principal Consultant: Michelle is a Principal Consultant in the Accountancy division at Careers Register, specialising in Accountancy roles at Qualified level within Industry. Michelle holds a Certificate in Business Studies and is a graduate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). Michelle has eight years recruitment experience in the office support and finance area recruiting for temp, contract and permanent roles. She currently recruits mainly for large Multinationals and SME’s.
Aileen Kenny - Senior Consultant: Aileen Kenny is a Senior Consultant in the Banking and Finance division of Careers Register, part of the Cpl Group. Aileen holds a Certificate in Computer Science and is part QFA qualified. She has four years experience recruiting in the Banking and Financial Services industry both in Ireland and Australia. Aileen specialises in all areas of banking and finance and has a superb track record in delivering a solution to her clients and candidates.
Linda Evans - Senior Consultant, Legal and Compliance: Linda obtained an Honours Degree (LL.B) in Law and European Studies from the University of Limerick (2004). She trained in a general practice in Dublin and qualified as a solicitor in 2009. Linda has extensive practical legal experience and an in-depth knowledge of legal markets and trends. Linda joined the Careers Register team in 2010 and works with a wide range of practice and industry clients as a specialist legal and compliance recruitment consultant.
Gerard Quinlivan - Senior Consultant: Gerard is a specialist in sourcing and placing Senior Finance professionals internationally and has over 12 years experience in the recruitment industry. Having developed a solid reputation in the General Insurance and Actuarial sectors, Gerard currently recruits for roles at both Mid to Senior and Executive Levels in Finance, Legal, Banking and Insurance. Gerard holds a Bachelor of Business Studies and Japanese degree from University of Limerick (1995) and joined Careers Register in June 2012
Orla Hogan - Recruitment Consultant: Orla Hogan is a Recruitment Consultant in the Accountancy and Finance division of Careers Register, part of the Cpl Group. Orla has a Bachelor of Business Studies from the University of Limerick where she specialised in Human Resource Management and is a member of CIPD. Previously Orla worked in Retail and HR, she now recruits for a variety of sectors in Careers Register, specialising in Multilingual Accountancy roles.
Louise Fitzgibbon - Recruitment Consultant: Louise Fitzgibbon is a Recruitment Consultant in the Insurance division of Careers Register. Louise holds a Diploma in Business Studies and Marketing from Cork Institute of Technology and is part QFA qualified. Louise worked for some leading banks in Ireland and the UK before starting a career in Recruitment while living in Australia for a number of years. Louise recruits for all areas of the Insurance Industry while also recruiting banking roles.
Mary-Clare Stakelum - Recruitment Consultant: Mary-Clare Stakelum is a Recruitment Consultant in the Temporary and Contract Division of Careers Register specialising in Finance and Accounting positions. Mary-Clare graduated with a Bachelor of Corporate Law Degree from National University of Ireland, Galway. Having previously worked with a Big 4 Accounting firm, Mary-Clare moved into recruitment and focuses mainly on part-qualified and qualified Accountancy positions in large multinationals and SMEs.
Rob Priestman - Recruitment Consultant: Rob is a Recruitment Consultant specialising in Senior Banking Roles for Careers Register. Rob has 13 years experience in the mortgage and insurance industry as a financial advisor. Rob spent over 10 years working with Irish Mortgage Corporation and has brought an outstanding financial network to Careers Register. Specialising in the Investments arena, Rob deals primarily with senior level appointments in the Greater Dublin region.
Rachel Walsh - Recruitment Consultant: Rachel has over 15 years recruitment experience having worked within business sectors such as Industry, Practice and Financial Services on both a contract and permanent basis. Currently specialising in the recruitment of both Qualified and Part-Qualified Accountants within the Industry Sector for Careers Register, Rachel prides herself on her relationship building skills with both Clients and Candidates. Rachel’s main client base would be Multinationals and SME’s
Zara Mulholland - Recruitment Consultant: Zara is a consultant within our Finance, Banking and Fund Team. Zara has an extensive background in Investment and portfolio management having previously worked with an International Development Group where she was Business Development Manager and subsequently Irish Sales Manager for five years. Prior to joining Careers Register Zara was a Portfolio and Client Relationship Manager within the Financial Services industry. With a focus on business development and client retention Zara provides specialist recruitment services to the Banking and Financial industry in Ireland. Zara holds an Honours Degree in Business Management and Marketing and is part QFA Qualified. Zara prides herself on matching the needs of her clients with the right calibre of candidate and placing people in the right job. For a confidential discussion please call.