Irish Life Group

Irish Life Group

Established in 1939, Irish Life is Ireland's leading life and pensions company. Irish Life is now part of the Great-West Lifeco group of companies, one of the world’s leading life assurance organisations.

Founded more than a century ago in Winnipeg, Canada, Great-West Lifeco and its subsidiaries, including The Great-West Life Assurance Company, have a record for financial strength, earnings stability and consistently high ratings from the independent rating agencies. The Great-West Life Assurance Company has an AA rating for insurer financial strength from Standard & Poor's.

Irish Life is committed to delivering innovative products backed by the highest standards of customer service. And as part of Great-West, we have access to experience and expertise on a global scale, allowing us to continuously enhance our leading range of products and services for you.

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Based on 14 employee reviews
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Irish Life Group Jobs

Compliance Specialist

Regulatory compliance forms an important part of IPSI’s operations and activities. We are seeking applications from suitably qualified candidates for the role of Compliance Specialist.

Risk Assurance and Audit Manager IS

The Risk Assurance & Audit Manager will work with a team of professional across countries to provide independent assurance over Great West Life Europe’s IS governance, risk management and control processes whilst influencing the strengthening of these processes through the sharing of best practice.

Fund Administrator - Corporate Actions Specialist

The role will involve processing & execution of corporate actions, income & events, and supporting activities on a daily basis.

Business Analyst

ILIM have a vacancy for an experienced Business Analyst to work within the Business Analyst Team, which is the key client-facing interface between business and IT.

Customer Relations Officer

This is an exciting opportunity for highly motivated individuals to be part of a brand new team. The successful applicants will all play an important role in the creation and evolution of a new Customer Relations Team in Irish Life Health.

Head of Operational Risk

The Head of Operational Risk is responsible for developing, leading and maintaining a high-quality operational risk management framework that ensures the Group understands and effectively manages its operational risks.

Security Governance and Compliance Specialists

The Security Governance & Compliance Specialist role involves using specialist skills to provide advisory, coordination, facilitation and support services of IT Management and regulatory compliance activities.

IS Auditor

The successful Auditor will work with a team of professionals across countries to provide independent assurance over Great West Life Europe’s IS governance, risk management and control processes whilst influencing the strengthening of these processes through the sharing of best practice.

Risk Specialist

  • Not disclosed
  • Updated 14/09/2018
  • Dublin

Reporting to the Financial Risk Manager and working with a team of professionals, you will support Irish Life’s risk and governance framework across the entire organisation.

Financial Accountant

An opportunity has arisen within the Retail Finance team for a Financial Accountant on a 12 month fixed term contract.the role will involve preparation and analytical review of financial accounts for Irish Life Retail and ILFS.

Test Analyst

In this permanent role as Test Analyst you will work as part of the QA testing team to align with the best test management practices with focus of ensuring the quality of the business critical systems/applications delivered by the development teams.

Trainee Accountant

These opportunities will allow you to experience financial control and reporting environments across several of Irish Life’s lines of business.

iSEM Centre Analyst

iSEM Centre Analyst

Irish Life Group reviews

could do better

Anonymous in Dublin, Ireland
current employee in Jul 2018

The Best Bits

9-5 working hours, good location, exciting area to work in and be a part of

Things to improve

working culture, staff support and staff training. Staff training was poor


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Not a great place to work

Anonymous in Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland
current employee in Apr 2018

The Best Bits

Great city centre location in Lower Abbey Street Dublin 1

Things to improve

Teamwork needs a lot of improvement in Group Legal, especially at management, there has been a massive turnover in staff with 4 permanent support staff leaving in less than 2 years, this is down to poor management.


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It was a fantastic place to work, the people are just lovely.

Employee in PR in Dublin City, Ireland
former employee in 2018

The Best Bits

Working with really lovely people, great atmosphere and good facilities.

Things to improve

Some computer systems need to be updated and made more user friendly

About The Job

The Communications Specialist is responsible for in-house, employee communications


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