Working at UCC Academy 

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.

An inspiring place to work, with a motivated and dynamic team.

Lara Diez

Project Manager

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There is a myriad of different skillsets on the team, and spending time in the company of these people has broadened my perspective for what is possible in my own career.

Ian Dooley

Graduate Project Analyst

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As a company UCC Academy fosters a culture of openness, teamwork and flexibility. With my role as a Communications Project Officer I love the variety, no week or month is the same.

Nicole McDonagh

Communications Project Officer

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The virtual on-boarding process made my transition into the Academy feel seamless - there is always support on hand and plenty of opportunities to virtually meet and chat with colleagues each week.

Megan Herbert

Marketing and Business Support Administrator

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Joining UCC Academy has been an extremely rewarding experience…the company works proactively to provide a positive employee experience and ensure a healthy work/life balance.

Annemarie Sheehan

Business Administrator

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The team at UCC Academy are wonderful to work with. They are smart, kind and forward-thinking.

Judie Russell

Video Team Lead

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UCC Academy has supported my professional and personal growth throughout my time here. I am lucky to be surrounded by a great cohort of talented people that support each other on a daily basis!

Niamh Hodnett

Business & HR Administrator

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Our Culture and Values

Employee Benefits and Growth

Career Opportunities

Programme Portfolio Manager

This is an ideal role for an experienced Programme Portfolio Manager, with at least 10 years’ project management experience. 

The ideal candidate will have experience in leading a diverse range of projects, for different organisations, across different industries with a proven track record of managing and reporting on project portfolios and programmes. A Project Management qualification and a passion for excellent client service are essential for the role.

Closing date: 11th April 2021

Senior Project Manager

This is the perfect role for an experienced Senior Project Manager with at least 10 years’ project management experience, who has worked on variety of projects, managing key stakeholders and deliverables to deliver business outcomes. A Project Management qualification and experience managing senior project stakeholders are essential for the role.

Closing date: 11th April 2021

Project Manager

This role is suitable for an experienced Project Manager with at least 7 years’ project management experience to work on varied projects, managing key stakeholders and deliverables. Minimum 7 years project delivery experience, with a least 4 years as a Project Manager and a Project Management qualification is essential for the role.

Closing date: 11th April 2021

We regularly have vacancies in

·         Project and Programme Management

·         Communications and Engagement

·         Event Management

·         Technical Writing

·         Business support services


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UCC Academy

UCC Academy DAC, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building 2.02, Western Road, Cork. Registered Charity Number: 20141431 ,