About Us


Optimize Recruitment offers specialist recruitment professionals, in a variety of disciplines.

Many of our consultants have had direct experience in or exposure to the disciplines they recruit for.

We also have a substantial networks within these sectors, offering a unique insight into market trends, salary guides and new opportunities.

Based at No. 11 Patrick Street, Kilkenny Optimize Recruitment has been in operation in Kilkenny City since 2009.

Optimize recruitment is a professional recruitment consultancy that offers a personal service, specializing in the recruitment of quality personnel across a range of industry sectors.

The aim of Optimize is to offer an efficient, flexible, tailored recruitment service, so as to increase our clients’ productivity and assist in the development of their organization.

It is our belief, long-term relationships are built upon the trust that comes from a consistent track record of professionalism.

We provide recruitment assistant in a variety of industry sectors including:  

Meet the Team

Eoin Carey

Eoin has been working in the recruitment industry since 2001, prior to establishing Optimize Recruitment in Kilkenny in 2009, he worked with 2 of Ireland’s leading recruitment consultancies, as well as being a director of a successful specialist recruitment agency within the Construction & Engineering Sectors in Dublin…

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 Laura La’Brooy

Laura manages our recruitment for a broad range of industries, including but not limited to; Sales & Marketing, Hospitality and the Retail sectors.  She prides herself on ensuring her clients and candidates receive optimum results based on her understanding of their unique requirements.

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Lisa Dowling

Lisa brings her mature professional recruitment approach to the team, heading up the Office, Administration, HR and IT Divisions..
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Mary Young

Mary Young was appointed to the position of Financial Controller in May 2017. With over 20 years’ experience across a range of…
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Alan Grant

Alan offers a specialist recruitment service for Accountancy & Finance professionals, at all levels. He has a substantial network within this sector, having worked as an Accountant for 10+ years and as an Accountancy & Finance consultant for over 8 years. As such, Alan…

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Gemma joins Optimize as an experienced recruitment professional, with 10+ years working in customer-focused and administration support roles. Gemma is passionate about working with people, with a background in client-

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