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Join Ireland’s Leading IT Associate Consultancy Programme

Starting salary & benefits? 

We offer you a competitive package of monetary & non-monetary benefits which sets us apart from others! It is this total package that makes Version 1 a great place to work. We know it is not enough just to be paid well, you have to enjoy what you do, work with great people and develop your skills. The first year will consist of 2 salary reviews based on performance and successful completion of your probation.

When will the roles start? 

We’re currently aiming to hire 80 Associate Consultants in Feb, June & Sept 2018. We’ll hire the grads first, then tweak the second two start dates to try to fit as many of their schedules as possible.

Where am I going to be working? 

You may be located at our Head Office in Dublin, Cork or Belfast, or on customer sites or in one of our offices across the UK (Edinburgh, Birmingham, Kent, Manchester).

What training & certification do you offer?

We have a dedicated career path development programme. Training will depend where you are placed, it will be relevant to the role you are in. Version 1 pays for relevant industry standard certifications.

How long is the associate consultant contract for?

Initially, there is 6 months’ probation. If you are successful, you will be offered a permanent role.

Do you have an internship programme?

We hire interns too, that have completed a conversion course, same salary, same benefits. We review your progress after 2 months, if successful you move onto our associate programme.

How do I apply?

All applications must go through our online application tracking system – The link to the job spec is here. We do not accept emailed or hard copy CV’s.

What’s the process after application?

View our Application Process. You will be notified at every stage.

What are the criteria for my screening?

That you graduated in the last 3 years with at least a 2.1 in IT related degree/conversion course.

How long do the psychometric tests take?

45 minutes to complete (Cognitive & Personality). Candidates need to score 80% + in the Psychometric Tests to move to the next stage of the recruitment process.

Is there any preparation that can be done for it?

Yes, you are provided with sample assessments before you begin the test.

What format are the interviews?

Group interviews at the assessment centre. They take place in our Head Office, in Dublin from 9.30am-5pm.

If applicant is not available until later intakes (June/Sept), can they apply now?

Yes, we are recruiting this side of Christmas for Feb, June & September 2018 intakes.

Are you looking for people in specific areas?

We are looking for people across all six of our capabilities.

Do you offer work permits?

We are NOT offering work permits for Great Britain or Northern Ireland based graduates, but we are for Republic of Ireland based graduates.

Do you offer summer placements?

Unfortunately, at the moment we do not offer short term/summer placements. We do not have the capacity; our main focus is the associate consultant programme.

When is the closing date?

The past 2 years, we received over 2,500 applicants each year, so candidates should get their applications completed ASAP. The closing date is Tuesday, 31st October 2017.

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Contact us: accelerate@version1.com

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