About Elk Recruitment


Our philosophy

Elk Recruitment is an award-winning niche recruitment firm with offices currently in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Our core competency is the placement of permanent and contract mid to senior level professionals within the Fenestration, Facade, Window & Door, Curtain Walling, Roofing and Cladding, Fixings, Pressings, Sealants, Construction, Glass and Glazing industry throughout Ireland, United Kingdom, MENA region and the United States.

At our core, we are fully focused on the delivery of a value-adding service, a service that we know is relevant to the industries we work with.

Our in-depth knowledge, particularly of the façade industry, comes from having worked in senior positions for aluminium, glass & steel companies for over 16 years domestically and internationally. During this time gaining invaluable experience and insight into elements of the business such as Estimation, Design, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing and Project Management. This practical in industry senior experience coupled with a very strong academic background is what differentiates Elk Recruitment from its competitors in our chosen field.

We are an honest, reputable and knowledgeable company who prides itself on Quality and Service and will endeavour at all times to exceed the needs of our clients whilst also ensuring our candidate’s aspirations are met with the goal of forging lasting relationships. We are also a proud member of the National Recruitment Federation and as such execute our recruitment process to the highest of standards and in conjunction with the N.R.F. code of conduct.


Above: Clive Dunne MSc

Clive Dunne

Managing Director

Clive Dunne MSc. Managing Director and owner of Elk Recruitment has over sixteen years senior management experience working domestically and internationally for privately owned and multinational facade, fenestration, curtain walling and glass firms across Ireland and the Middle East.

During this period, Clive has managed departments such as Estimation, Finance, Procurement, Planning, Recruitment, Design, Manufacturing, Quality, H&S and Project Management. This in-depth industry experience coupled with an MSc in Operations Management places Elk Recruitment at the forefront of Global Facade, Construction, and Engineering recruitment.

The sole purpose of Elk Recruitment is to deliver a cost-effective service that enables both candidates and clients to flourish, hence our slogan ‘Connecting Success’.

Most of our new business is generated by referrals from our clients, this stands testament to our focus on the delivery of a superior recruitment process.

We have won many awards over the past 3 years, fortunate to support excellent causes both social and environmental, have a super team that continues to grow, in all the future is extremely bright and exciting for Elk Recruitment and we look forward to the possibilities ahead”