CV Building & Interview Skills for Graduates
As a final year student or recent graduate, you’re excited about your future, but uncertain of what lies ahead. We want to make the transition from Grad to Employee as easy as possible for you by bringing you a series of webinars that help you to prepare for life post-college.
Securing your first job and acing interviews can be a tough challenge, especially in the current climate so we’ve teamed up with Alternatives for our next graduate webinar on “CV Building & Interview Skills for Graduates”. During this graduate webinar, Lauren Fahy, Head of Talent Solutions and Faye Constance, Senior Recruiter at Alternatives, will discuss how to get your CV to stand out, what are the must haves on your CV, mistakes to avoid and how to ace the interview process and land your 1st job after college. Lauren & Faye will also discuss what roles are out there for new graduates and how to get your foot in the door to land your ideal job.
Join us on the 5th May at 11 am for “CV Building & Interview Skills for Graduates”.
Head of Talent Solutions (Marketing),Alternatives
Lauren is a senior talent acquisition professional and has been with Alternatives for nine years, managing both contract and permanent senior marketing positions across all sectors. Key to her role is building relationships with marketing tribe – super marketers looking for their next career challenge, and businesses seeking this talent for their growth. Lauren believes it’s important to build personal relationships – getting to know our tribe’s key skill sets, but also what their career ambitions and personal interests are. It’s truly fascinating meeting and reconnecting with marketers – every day is different!
Some recent successful assignments that Lauren has placed include Head of Marketing (Retail Banking), Consumer Insights Manager (FMCG), Internal Communications Manager (Utilities) and Retail Marketing Manager (Travel) amongst others.
Lauren holds a Masters in Advertising from TU Dublin ( previously DIT) and a BA in Politics & Writing from Loyola University in Baltimore, USA. After completing the Masters in 2007, Lauren worked in the client service department of two ad agencies here in Dublin – Rothco and Bloom. Prior to moving to Dublin, she spent four years with a NYC media company planning broadcast campaigns and began her career on Capitol Hill as a legislative intern for Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Senior Talent Manager, Alternatives
Faye joined Alternatives as Senior Talent Manager, in November 2015, previous to this she worked as Senior Recruitment Consultant for CPL.
Faye has decades worth of recruitment experience and is passionate about helping people grow their careers and working with businesses to achieve their goals with an engaged and talented team. At Alternatives, Faye specialises in senior Marketing roles both in Ireland and Internationally.