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flexible talent for growth

We specialise in the talent that drives business growth. Professionals with strategy & innovationmarketing & brand, digital & data and customer expertise, from executive to director level, who are best placed to respond to today's complex challenges. Experts who embrace digital and data disruption, deliver insight, unlock customer centric strategies, build successful brands, innovate, open new markets and unlock growth. 

Further ignited by the gig economy, the way in which we work is also changing. And so we’ve developed a diverse range of talent solutions, from full time placements to short term interim managers, to local or remote contractors and consultants, giving you access to screened, in-demand talent, on demand.

Our Talent Specialism

Talented professionals, with leadership, marketing, strategic, digital, data and product skills, who put the customer firmly at the heart of their businesses, who adapt and drive growth.

  • Marketing

    Marketing Talent

    • Marketing management Talent
    • Strategy Talent
    • Communications Talent
    • Brand management Talent
    • Channel / Trade Talent
    • Innovation Talent
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  • Digital

    Digital Talent

    • Digital strategy Talent
    • Digital communications Talent
    • E-commerce Talent
    • SEO Talent
    • UX/UI, creative Talent
    • Social and content Talent
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  • Data

    Data Talent

    • Data Science Talent
    • Data analytics Talent
    • Insight Talent
    • Research Talent
    • Strategic planning Talent
    • CRM Talent
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  • Customer

    Customer Talent

    • Product management Talent
    • Proposition development Talent
    • Segmentation Talent
    • Customer experience Talent
    • Retention & loyalty Talent
    • Change management Talent
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Our Talent Services

We provide a diverse range of talent solutions, to allow you access in-demand talent, on demand.

Contractors, consultants, on short term assignments; Remote or Local; Long term hires sourced from Ireland and globally; Flexible, expert teams.

Whatever your talent needs, we have it covered.

  • Set up in 2000, access The Alternatives Panel of Interim Managers, contractors and consultants for immediate one-off projects, longer term assignments such as maternity leave cover or for ongoing flexible input into your business. We screen relentlessly, selecting only those who can hit the ground running and positively impact your business. Our payroll facilities and professional indemnity give you flexibility and peace of mind.

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  • Our specialist permanent recruitment division is No. 1 in Ireland, bringing with it unparalleled knowledge of both candidates and industry. We recruit across all marketing, digital, data and customer talent roles, at all levels and across all sectors.
    We take talent personally. For us, it’s never a numbers game.

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  • Do you need a supplementary team that you can scale up or down as needed? Our flexible, specialist, payrolled teams, are resourced by us and based on-site with you, to drive through ongoing or new marketing, digital and customer centric projects.

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  • If you are constrained by your budget but caught for time, we offer modular recruitment solutions including candidate response management, market mapping, candidate interviewing and assessment. We can also help on employer branding, compensation benchmarking, organisation structure, coaching and training.

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  • Alternatives Elect, our global executive search division, specialises in finding future focused leaders from a fresh pool of top tier Irish, global and diaspora leadership talent, to grow and transform your businesses.

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We are delighted to have been finalists (and sometimes winners) in a number of awards over the years.

Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year award
The Sunday Times Award
European Business Awards
Chambers Ireland Award

Permanent, fixed term, remote, contracting, interim, consulting, job share, maternity leave, paternity leave, outsourcing, insourcing, remote, freelance, project teams, sprint teams, start up teams.