Banking:
The currency for the Republic of Ireland is the Euro and for Northern Ireland is the Pound Sterling. Proper currency is required when traveling between the Republic and Northern Ireland. You can exchange your current money for Euro or Pounds at the airports, Ireland banks and local ATM machines.

Opening an Account:
You’ll need two documents to open an Irish bank account: one valid form of photo ID and a document to prove your address. Your passport, driving licence or national identity card (if you’re an EU citizen) are all valid forms of photo ID. In order to prove your address, you will need to produce one of the following documents:

  • a recent utility bill (less than 6 months old);
  • a recent bank statement (less than 6 months old); or
  • correspondence from a government department or authority.

Bank of Ireland:
Bank of Ireland is the oldest and largest bank in Ireland. It also has the largest branch and ATM network in the country. You can apply for a personal account online, and you’ll get a visa debit contactless card, online banking and an overdraft facility as standard.

Allied Irish Banks:
AIB’s Personal Current Account is free if you stay €2,500 in credit at all times. You’ll also get a visa debit card with which you can get cash-back at selected retailers. You can only apply for an account in branch, or remotely by filling in and mailing a form. In addition, contactless functionality on your visa debit card is not standard, but subject to status. This means that the bank will decide whether you’re eligible for a contactless card depending on your personal circumstances and financial situation.

Ulster Bank:
Ulster Bank’s bank accounts start at €4 a month, which will be waived if you keep €3,000 in your account at all times or are aged 60 and over. You’ll get a visa debit card, access to planned overdraft facilities and an emergency cash facility which allows you to withdraw money from an ATM using only a code if your card is lost or stolen.

Credit Cards:
Visa, Mastercard/Eurocard is very widely accepted in Ireland. All hotels, gas stations, supermarkets, shops/stores, pharmacies, restaurants, transport operators, payphones, and others facilities will accept them. Other cards like American Express (AmEx) are accepted also.

Debit Cards:
Irish Laser Cards, Maestro, Visa Debit and MasterCard debit are widely accepted. Other debit cards, not carrying the Maestro, Visa Debit or MasterCard logos are not accepted. Check with your card issuer that your card is acceptable abroad before you travel.
Note: Non-Irish issued Maestro cards are generally not accepted on-line or over the phone in Ireland, but they can be used in retail outlets and ATMs where the PIN is entered.

ATMs:
ATMs are usually located outside bank branches, convenience stores, supermarkets, petrol stations and even bars.

Before you travel to Ireland, check with your bank that your Credit Card, Debit Card or ATM card is activated for use in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland (United Kingdom). Otherwise, you may have problems withdrawing cash.

Accomodation
Accommodations: After securing a job, the process of finding accommodation in Ireland is the next big step. Housing in Ireland: The various choices of accommodations…
Read more
Schools
Adults: Language training is provided free of charge to adults. There are a number of routes into adult education in Ireland. Education opportunities, such as…
Read more
Transportation
Biking: Dublin is the world’s 15th most bike-friendly city and along with Cork, Galway and Limerick, has introduced a successful public bikes system in recent…
Read more
Banking
Banking: The currency for the Republic of Ireland is the Euro and for Northern Ireland is the Pound Sterling. Proper currency is required when traveling…
Read more
Living
Utilities: In most private rental accommodation, you will have to transfer ownership of the utilities (e.g. electricity, gas etc) into your own name. Meaning you…
Read more
Ref #94322

Audit Senior

On behalf of our Cayman based client, we are actively searching for skilled, experienced and dedicated Audit Seniors. This role involves managing client relationships and performing the timely audits of…
Ref #44144

Litigation Associate

We are inviting applications for the position of Associate within the Litigation Department of a leading law firm in the Cayman Islands. Duties include but are not limited to; Advise…
Ref #145249

Investor Services Professional - Temporary

Our Cayman based client is one of the largest independent fund administrators, delivering services and technology to hedge funds, funds of funds and equity funds.About the Opportunity This is an…
Ref #77884

Investor Relations Professional

Our client, an international business which specializes in corporate, trust and fiduciary services are currently recruiting for an Investor Relations Professional to join their Cayman Islands team. This role requires…
Ref #88998

Compliance - Temporary

We are actively seeking individuals with compliance experience for a number of temporary positions in the Cayman Islands. If you are willing and available read on for more information. Duties:-Ensuring…
Ref #44757

Corporate Legal Secretary

Now that you have gained several years of legal experience working in reputable law firms, you're wondering what's next. You've supported Associates and Partners, excelled under pressure, proven you can…
Ref #003321

Corporate Administrator - Temporary

We are actively seeking an exceptional Corporate Administrator on behalf of our Cayman based client. If you can manage a portfolio of clients as a Corporate Administrator, and if you…
Ref #135827

Compliance Officer/MLRO

On behalf of our client, we are actively seeking a Money Laundering Reporting/Compliance Officer to join their Cayman based team. The ideal candidate must be organized and able to multi…
Ref #141812

Compliance Officer

Our client is looking for an experienced Compliance Officer to join their Cayman based team. Duties include but are not limited to; Monitor all transactions and activity  Ensure statutory reporting requirements…
Ref #336231

Trust Officer - Temporary

On behalf of our client, we are actively searching for their next knowledgeable Trust Officer in Cayman.  Responsibilities for this role include; Managing a portfolio of accounts  Ensuring clients keep…
Ref #445512

Chartered Secretary

On behalf of our client, a reputable financial service company in the Cayman Islands, we are searching for a talented Chartered Secretary to join their dynamic team.  Working in a…
Ref #170301

Driver - Temporary

Are you organized, dependable and have experience in customer service? Then this new opportunity might be perfect for you! On behalf of our Cayman based client, we are actively recruiting…
Ref #169691

Sales Manager

On behalf of our client an internationally established company. We are currently recruiting a Sales Manager to join their new and exciting venture. This company is new to the Cayman…
Ref #44454

Accountant - Temporary

On behalf of our Cayman based client, we are actively recruiting for a highly-qualified, motivated and career-driven, qualified Accountant. If you have the ability to communicate at a high level…
0Pinned jobs
All Jobs
Filter Jobs