Ireland Announces New Employment Opportunities for Foreign Nationals

Effective March 26, 2018, Ireland’s Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation announced several modifications to its Employment Permit system. For example, positions such as Art Directors, Designers, and other animation-related professions have been added to the list of “Highly Skilled Occupations in Short Supply.” Additionally, several chef-related positions that have been identified as “General Skills in Short Supply,” are now available as well. Please refer to the Department’s website for additional information regarding all other regulatory changes.