Accenture won four awards at the eighth Annual Gradireland Awards 2014 in the Mansion House in Dublin on Wednesday the 30th of April. Gradireland is the country’s most prestigious and established graduate recruitment awards.
Accenture won four awards out of eight entries including first place trophy for “Most Popular Graduate Recruiter for Consulting 2014”.
Accenture also achieved second place for the Diversity category and third in both the Innovation on Campus, and Student Marketing Campaign categories. On the night Accenture was also named third overall most popular graduate employer from the student vote.
Key note speaker on the night John Herlihy, Head of Google Ireland, spoke about the opportunities for today’s graduates in a rapidly changing job landscape, and the challenges employers face to remain relevant to a diversifying and ever-changing graduate demographic.