Grainne is a highly experienced Human Resources Manager having worked in senior positions in both the UK and Ireland over a 25 year career and has been with ESS Ltd in the Maintenance and Asset Care services sector for almost 20 of those years!
At the ESS Group – Grainne was initially responsible for recruiting both ESS staff and client staff across all industry sectors along with advising the ESS Ltd. Management Team on HR, employment law and employee relations issues.
Grainne, for the past number of years has taken additional responsibility for Business Operations within ESS Group., which entails her being a dedicated resource to oversee contract start-up and contract review at new and existing client facilities. Grainne was a senior member of the project team involved in the acquisition of Eirdata into the ESS group in 2013 and her scope now includes HR and Operational responsibilities across both companies.
Grainne holds a Level 8 Diploma in Personnel Management from University College Cork, where she was awarded the O’Rahilly prize for Best Student. She is also a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).