Fancy a career with USIT?

Fancy a career with USIT?

USIT staff work hard and play hard! Our customers comment on our friendly, enthusiastic and energetic staff, always willing to go that extra mile - with a smile! We are on the look out for the ideal USIT recruits and welcome applications all year round.

Current Openings

Travel Brand PromotersNation-wide

Have you a keen interest in Travel? Why not get involved with Irelands leading Student and Youth Travel Company? Working a few hours each week this opportunity will enable you to build your CV, gain valuable work experience in marketing, promotions and the travel industry whilst earning travel vouchers redeemable in any USIT nation-wide. We are looking for a number of people to fill positions in colleges all over Ireland.

Positions available in all colleges for the academic year of 2014/2015.

Calling all enthusiastic and energetic students!

The purpose of the position:

Act as the USIT point of contact on campus whilst increasing the profile and awareness of USIT products, J1 USA, Graduate & Internship Programmes, Camp USA, Work and Travel programmes to Canada, Hong Kong, and other services to students and staff.

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Increase awareness of USIT products and services during the college year, through ongoing promotions via postering and leaflet distribution on and off campus
  • Assistance at road shows and promotions on campus: J1, Work Australia, New Zealand, Canada
  • Identify key events in your college for USIT to attend and/or sponsor
  • Represent USIT on campus at such events
  • Build relationships with Student Unions, career guidance counsellors, language and other college departments
  • enerate ideas for promoting USIT products and services on your campus.
  • Ensure regular feedback to the Marketing Dept, through the completion of bi- monthly reports
The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • A keen interest in travel and/marketing
  • Participated on a USIT work and travel programme e.g. J1/ Work in Canada/Volunteer/ Summer in Europe
  • Previous promotional experience
  • An approachable, outgoing, enthusiastic and energetic outlook
  • Willingness to assist in various promotions throughout the academic year
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ample time to dedicate to fulfilling the tasks above
  • Keen eye for detail
Payment:

Payment is made in the form of travel vouchers redeemable in any of our offices nation-wide for any USIT product. Full product training will be provided.

To apply for this position:

Please forward your CV and cover letter to email: marketing@usit.ie

Camp USA Promoters College CampusesNation-wide

Working a few hours each week this opportunity will enable you to build your CV, gain valuable work experience in marketing, promotions and the travel industry whilst earning travel vouchers redeemable in any USIT nation-wide.

The purpose of the position:

To increase awareness of the USA Camp Counsellor Programme amongst students, lecturers and relevant points of contact on campus.

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Distribution of Camp USA programme materials on and off campus
  • Identify key events in your college for USIT to attend and/or sponsor
  • Assist with facilitating USIT to present on campus to students interested in the programme.
  • Promote the Camp Counsellor Programme through your own social media accounts & other networks.
  • To host a table at your college 2 times per month for 1 hour.
  • To assist promoting the programme by attending a webinar with the Development Exec.
  • To generate other ideas for recruiting counsellors for the Camp USA programme.
  • To provide bi-weekly summary report to head office.
The Ideal Candidate will have:
  • A keen interest in travel and/marketing and has worked at a summer camp in the USA.
  • An approachable, outgoing, enthusiastic and energetic outlook
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ample time to dedicate to fulfilling the tasks above
  • Keen eye for detail
Payment:

Payment is made in the form of travel vouchers redeemable in any of our offices nation-wide for any USIT product. Full product training will be provided.

To apply for this position:

Please forward your CV and cover letter to email: patrick.dyar@usit.ie

Exhibition Sales ExecutiveDublin

We are looking for an energetic and passionate Exhibition Sales Executive to join our team to work on planning and selling of an exciting new exhibition.

Duties:
  • Plan and organise the exhibition hall layout and seminar programme.
  • Sell and promote all stand/exhibition space and other opportunities to new and existing clients to meet specific sales targets, (mostly by telephone)
  • Maximize profitability of the exhibition by leveraging supplier opportunities, maximising sales and controlling costs
  • Seeking and securing sponsorship
  • Promote the event to insure maximum attendance at the event including advance ticket sales.
  • Liaise with the venue, ensuring all necessary equipment is available
  • Coordinating stand designers and equipment hire
  • Attending other similar events to meet exhibitors and promote the show
  • Ensure that Health & Safety policies, procedures and regulations are implemented for the exhibition.
  • Oversee and run the event on the day.
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Sales experience and be target driven
  • This is an autonomous role and you will require to be a self-starter, be able to achieve targets consistently and manage your own workload.
  • Experience in the exhibitions industry is preferred but not essential.
  • First-class written and oral communication skills
  • A positive attitude to problem-solving
Location:

Dublin City Centre

To apply for this position:

Please forward your CV and cover letter to email: opportunities@usit.ie

UI and Web designerDublin

As a UI/UX Designer you will actively participate in the design and development of websites and applications to support the online business objectives. You will work closely with front and back end developers to craft stunning, user-centric web/mobile interfaces.

  • Overall responsibility for understanding user and business requirements and converting them into appealing, highly usable interfaces
  • Identifying and initiating improvements to the customer booking journey to enhance user experience and increase conversions (A/B testing)
  • Create user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that effectively communicate design ideas
  • Design interfaces that work across a wide range of devices
  • Continually improve existing websites while maintaining the consistency across different brands
Skills
  • Experience designing for customer facing products for cross-platform environments
  • Solid understanding of usability and visual design principles
  • Comfortable designing responsive websites/apps from wireframe to production
  • Excellent Photoshop/Illustrator/Sketch skills are required
  • eCommerce design experience is plus
  • HTML, CSS experience is a plus
  • Strong porfolio is a must

Please include examples of your work with your application and a brief explanation of the role you play in each project.

Location:

Dublin City Centre

Payment:

Negotiable

To apply for this position:

Please forward your CV and cover letter to email: peter@usit.ie

Technical SupportDublin

We are seeking a technical support team member to deal with the day-to-day hardware/software support issues arising within the company.

Description of position:

We are seeking a technical support team member to deal with the day-to-day hardware/software support issues arising within the company. The role will involve interaction with both business and technical colleagues in the course of resolving support issues. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate their experience/ability to work in a team, both accepting and providing direction as appropriate. Your primary role will be in Technical Support but there is potential to be involved in Project related work. Due to the diversity of our business the candidate may be required to travel to other offices on an occasional basis, and therefore a full clean driver’s license would be an advantage but is not essential.

Skills/Experience required (Essential):
  • Excellent communication skills, both at a technical and non-technical level.
  • Working knowledge of Windows desktop environments, printers, etc.
  • Good diagnostic skills, coupled with an ability to follow issues through to completion and documentation.
  • Ability to work in a team environment within the department and to liaise with other departments within the organisation.
  • The ability to adapt to new technologies and to be flexible in your working role.
  • Monitor System Performance and complete hardware and software upgrades
  • Implementation of I.T. related projects
  • Suggest, design, implement and deploy new technologies to help achieve business goals
  • Provide Security Administration of infrastructure
  • Any IT Qualifications held would be a distinct advantage.
Responsibilities:
  • Provide first level helpdesk support to all departments within the company for PC hardware/software and application related issues.
  • Diagnosis of desktop, server and printer problems.
  • Managing and monitoring network and firewalls
  • Network and application security
  • Security hardening of servers and applications
  • Troubleshooting server, application and network issues
  • Timely resolution of issues where possible, or escalation to second level support and/or contracted support providers where necessary.
  • Logging of all support issues through call management software.
  • Carrying out other tasks within the department as required.
Reporting to:

IT Manager

To apply for this position:

Please forward your CV and cover letter to email: cv-it@usit.ie

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