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Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP) Awards 2015

Abacus Professional Recruitment have been shortlisted for the Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP) Awards 2015

Abacus Professional Recruitment has been shortlisted for Best Recruitment Campaign and Client Partnership at the IRP Awards 2015 for their Belfast for Life Marketing Campaign.

What is Belfast for Life?

Belfast is moving forward.  The city of Belfast, and indeed Northern Ireland, is now home to a record number of major investment announcements.  Local companies are rapidly expanding, global companies are arriving on a weekly basis.  Thousands of new job opportunities are now available, offering a high quality of work, a healthy quality of life and a stronger work/life balance.

Many firms worked with Abacus to attract your skills and talent.  If you are originally from Northern Ireland, it is now the time to come back.  If you are considering an opportunity to relocate here, then #BelfastforLife is a gateway to a wonderful place to live, work and generate an outstanding quality of life.

Now in its seventh year, the IRP Awards are the only recruitment sector awards hosted and awarded by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), providing an opportunity to celebrate excellence in recruitment, recognise individual and corporate success and promote best practice and professionalism across the industry.

There are 20 awards up for grabs, including the Lifetime Achievement and Recruitment Company of the year award.

REC chief executive Kevin Green said:

“We’ve been mightily impressed by the caliber of entries this year, which shows how highly these awards are valued by recruiters.  Our members change lives and help businesses succeed, and the IRP Awards are an opportunity to celebrate the positive impact our industry makes. There’s so much talent within recruitment – the shortlisted individuals and companies are real ambassadors for the high standards we expect.”

The winners of the IRP Awards 2015 will be announced at a ceremony in London on Wednesday 9 December.  Please wish Abacus Professional Recruitment the best of luck as there is stiff competition within the regional awards.  For the full shortlist for the IRP Awards 2015, visit

If you are considering to return or relocate to Belfast, Northern Ireland.  Contact the Abacus Professional Recruitment Team in confidence on 028 9031 3157 call anytime (day/evening).  Alternatively please email Further career information is available on | or why not challenge us and Submit Your CV today!