Enterprise Ireland Reviews

Updated Oct 4, 2021

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Enterprise Ireland Chief Executive Officer Julie Sinnamon
Julie Sinnamon
53 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work life balance (flexi time system)(in 12 reviews)

  • "Got to meet and work with client companies(in 4 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Public sector can have it's "Hangers on"(in 5 reviews)

  • "Can be some red tape/procedure due to being a government agency(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place to work

      Apr 27, 2021 - Senior Development Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
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      Pros

      It is a great place to get diverse and interesting work experience. You can develop yourself professionally, whilst giving back at the same time.

      Cons

      There are none beyond the usual public sector conservative, risk-averse approach to new initiatives.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Not a bad place to work

      Jul 8, 2021 - Executive in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Employees until certain levels are entitled to 'flexi-time' which gives extra days of leave, educational support, great opportunity to get involved in interesting projects and work with very experienced professionals

      Cons

      Employees from a lower level are not heard, suggestions for change are not received very well by some leaders, bad HR practices with lack of transparency in interview process, some managers are not very experienced and have the public sector mentality of doing little and delegate all the work to other levels without giving clear directions

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Stimulating workplace

      May 21, 2021 - Trade Development Executive in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Insight to a variety of companies

      Cons

      Slow decision making of a government agency

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Fair employer

      Apr 6, 2021 - Market Executive in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - almost no overtime, good employer, friendly staff. supportive environment

      Cons

      - lack of training, no bonus, work can be unstructured at times and you are left to your own devices to figure it out.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Intern Salary

      Apr 1, 2021 - Intern in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company culture. Collaboration is encouraged

      Cons

      Slow processes, a government company. Based in hard to commute location

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      ok

      Mar 22, 2021 - Investment Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Interesting, interesting, interesting, interesting, interesting.

      Cons

      Out of town location location

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Mar 1, 2021 - Executive in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team, they are flexible.

      Cons

      The public sector - sometimes takes time to change a process.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      EI

      Feb 10, 2021 - Development in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great to work for, all very friendly

      Cons

      I haven’t come across any factors that could be considered a con

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Administrator Position

      Feb 23, 2021 - Administrator in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Rewarding to be working with small Irish Businesses and supporting them

      Cons

      It can be difficult to progress within the organisation depending on your level and experience.

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Red Tape

      Feb 14, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work life balance. Flexi Time and Incremented Salary

      Cons

      Lots of Red Tape, can be slow work pace.

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