Careers

Overview

UCC Academy draws on talent from around the world; our people are passionate, dedicated and motivated. Working with UCC Academy means developing a career in a diverse, creative and international organisation which values collaboration and a positive employee experience.

My journey at UCC Academy has been all about the people.

Caela Provost

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Since joining UCC Academy in October 2018, I’ve gained great experience working on interesting and varied projects.

Grainne O'Connell

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Before UCC Academy, I had worked in TV and video production but I was looking for a new challenge.

Judie Russell

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Since joining UCC Academy in January 2016 I have been fortunate to be surrounded by great individuals.

Katelynn Butler

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A career at UCC Academy allows me to exercise my capabilities as a Chartered Accountant whilst enhancing my project management skills.

Kevin Goggin

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UCC Academy uniquely combines start-up qualities like a can-do attitude, team spirit, and flexibility.

Mathias Reckmann

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Working with UCC Academy has helped me to develop my professional skills.

Niamh Hodnett

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Our Culture

As an organisation we are open, inclusive and supportive of our employees and we recognise that people are our best asset. We are interested in listening to the voice of the employee and we are committed to building practices that enable everyone to do their best work.

At UCC Academy we believe in a healthy work-life balance. While we work very hard at what we do, we understand that you have interests to peruse outside of work as well as family and friends to enjoy spending time with.

As a company we believe in:

·         Opportunities for growth

·         Investing in our employees

·         Flexibility and Work life balance

·         Team work and collaboration

·         Workplace Wellness

Our Values: resilience, integrity, diversity, agility, creativity, professionalism, respect, trust

Career Opportunities

We regularly have vacancies in

·         Project and Programme Management

·         Communications and Engagement

·         Event Management

·         Technical Writing

·         Business support services

Technology Lead

This is an exciting new opportunity to join the Conference UCC Team! The vision for Conference UCC is to transform the delivery of physical academic events and conferences to a virtual events platform and to make Conference UCC the one-stop-shop for all university-related virtual events and conferences.   

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager this person will be the technical lead on optimising Conference UCC’s conference system, OnAir. The role encompasses the initial proposal stage through the concept development process, the planning, implementation, and live virtual event delivery, and the post-event analysis, feedback and reporting. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical aptitude and business acumen with exceptional communication skills, along with excellent client service orientation.  

Closing date 6 October 2020

Graphic Designer

Joining the Project Centre, this person will deliver design services to support a range of project requirements including marketing, change management, communications and events. In this role, text and images will be used to communicate ideas and information. The graphics designed will be used in advertising, websites, signage and print and may appear in print media or online. 

This is a new position within the UCC Academy, giving the in-house Graphic Designer an opportunity to shape our ways of working and their own career. Applicants will have experience of working in a communications/marketing context, delivering high-quality work within agreed objectives and deadlines while retaining a focus on customer service.

Closing date 7 October 2020

UCC Academy

UCC Academy DAC, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building 2.02, Western Road, Cork,

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