MCS – Headline Sponsor

Established in 2008, MCS Group has cemented itself as Northern Ireland’s leading specialist recruitment consultancy working across multiple industries: Human Resources, IT & Digital, Technical & Engineering, Legal & Compliance, Accounting & Finance, Sales and Marketing and Executive Search.

Working with 92% of N.Is top 200 companies, MCS support employers in building high performing businesses by connecting them with the most talented candidates in the market.

Specialist Consultants at MCS use their market knowledge to help professionals develop their careers by understanding their aspirations and connecting them to the best job opportunities.

This year MCS has significantly expanded their footprint into ROI and the US markets with ambitious plans to build the team further over the next three years.


nijobfinder.co.uk – Media Partner

nijobfinder.co.uk reaches a monthly audience of 319,000 adults and is the trusted recruitment partner of 1000s of NI businesses. Our site is designed to make job-hunting faster and to deliver more applications to our recruiters.  

2023 application rates are up +20% proving that nijobfinder.co.uk connects to talent others can’t reach.

Call: 02890 554776 


Danske Bank

Danske Bank is one of the largest banks in Northern Ireland, with around 1,400 employees, a network of branches and three regional business centres across Northern Ireland.

It is an autonomous subsidiary of the Danske Bank Group and benefits from the strength and technology of its strong international parent, combined with local presence, local decision-making and local expertise.


Diversity Mark

Diversity Mark is the awarding body of the Diversity Mark Accreditation. It offers accreditation, expert support and guidance to organisations that are navigating the Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) landscape. Diversity Mark is committed to helping organisations make a positive impact on people’s lives by transforming culture and attitudes for the better.  


Edwards & Co.

For over 50 years, Edwards & Co. have been providing high-quality legal support to clients across Northern Ireland on a broad church of areas to include Employment Law. Edwards Employment Team has grown in the past 18 months and now has 3 employment solicitors, representing both employer and employees in various types of employment related disputes. The Employment team here at Edwards are currently representing the majority of claimants in the long-awaited Holiday Pay case at the UK Supreme Court.  


Hunter Savage

We’re Hunter Savage, a specialist recruitment consultancy with wide market experience and deep sectoral insight. We develop individuals’ careers by connecting them with opportunities offering the greatest potential for progress and growth. We fuel the success of client companies by offering high quality, relevant candidates.  

Labour Relations Agency

The Labour Relations Agency is a public body which aims to improve employment relations in Northern Ireland.  It does this through its advisory work to help employers, employees, workers and independent contractors understand their employment rights and responsibilities. It also provides a range of workplace dispute resolution services.  All its services are free, confidential and impartial.   


Lewis Silkin

We are passionate about people. Whether you are a fast growth start up or a large multinational business, we help you realise the potential in your people and navigate your strategic HR and legal issues, both nationally and internationally. With over 170 employment specialists in all areas of employment law, the team’s breadth of expertise is unrivalled and includes HR consultants as well as experts across specialisms including employment, immigration, data, tax and reward, health and safety, reputation management, dispute resolution, corporate and workplace environment. 



PwC is a professional services organisation with a purpose to build trust in society and solve important problems. We do that by having our people and technology working  hand in hand. We are human-led and tech-powered. Northern Ireland is PwC’s fastest-growing UK region and, with over 3,400 staff, is our largest regional office outside London. Our award-winning Merchant Square office is home to a number of our global centres of excellence as well as our Advanced Research Centre where we turn amazing ideas into technology that will solve complex business problems into the next decade and beyond.


Queen’s Business School

Queen’s Business School at Queen’s University Belfast offers world-class undergraduate, postgraduate, and executive education. The School is accredited by EQUIS, AMBA, Small Business Charter, and has served as a PRME Champion institution since 2020. As a member of the Global Business School Network, the School is connected through strategic partnerships across the world. In 2023, Queen’s Business School was ranked 1st in the UK for Graduate Prospects for Accounting and Finance (Times Good University Guide).


Think People

Think People is an AAB Group Company. With offices in Belfast and Dublin, we offer a combination of people and culture consultancy, employment law expertise and hands-on support, and innovative approaches to talent development to help organisations and people thrive in a world of constant change. 



TLT. For what comes next

We’re your business advisers as well as your lawyers, working in step with you to protect your interests today and progress your ambitions for tomorrow. 

In an unpredictable world, your business adapts and evolves to succeed, and so do we. Bringing together our expertise with efficient processes and integrated technology, we’ll anticipate change to keep you ahead of your challenges. 



Workplus exists to grow the culture of apprenticeships. It makes it easier for employers and aspiring apprentices to connect by providing a place for applicants to apply, as well as offering a simple selection process for employers. Workplus is currently working with over 60 companies in Northern Ireland across various sectors, from fast-growing SMEs to large multi-nationals. 


Worthingtons Solicitors

Worthingtons are a leading firm of Commercial Solicitors with one of the largest employment law practices in Belfast. We consistently seek to deliver fast, practical and straight talking employment advice which not only meets but exceeds our client’s expectations. We have considerable experience of providing Solicitor led practical guidance in relation to all aspects of employment law.