BACKUP is an award winning Irish agency, providing leading brands with the ideas and activation resources to make a difference. We work across many disciplines including Experiential, Digital, Design, Social, Promotion & Events. We have a firm belief in acting with the client’s best interest in mind when answering a brief, and only choosing the best disciplines and tactics to meet those needs.

Over the last several years, the agency has grown, adding some key new staff and skill-sets. Now, we’re delighted to announce that we’re looking for a creative, passionate professional to take up the reins as our Head of Business Development. We’re looking for a bus. dev. strategist who isn’t afraid to jump into our friendly agency and hit the ground running. If you’re interested in coming on this journey and growing with us, here is the deal…


  • Driving new business leads, while managing and building business with existing clients
  • Working with our in-house creative team to craft best-in-class business-winning proposals
  • Identifying agency needs and leading initiatives to fill gaps
  • Leading clients meetings, being the shot-caller and playmaker
  • Building relationships and using creative marketing to stay fresh on our clients’ (and potential clients’) minds
  • Keeping an ‘always on’ attitude when representing BACKUP
  • Identifying and recruiting new hires to continuously grow the agencies skill-set
  • Being a senior team member is shaping the agency’s future


  • 8+ years of relevant agency experience, including experience working with large international brands and across multidisciplinary campaigns
  • Proven track record of acquiring new business and clients, and extensive experience building and pitching business-winning proposals
  • Have a strong understanding of emerging tech and trends, and able to creatively incorporate them to blow minds
  • You’re a regular Glen Coco, with strong interpersonal skills to build relationships in-house and with clients
  • You’re a bit of a big deal, and you’ve got the rolodex to prove it; you’ve built a network of loyal business contacts and clients
  • You’re an accomplished wordsmith and can transcribe the team’s collective and chaotic brainstorms into powerfully succinct bullet-points
  • You’re a data-hungry analyst, crunching insights and crafting campaigns around measurement
  • You’ve got a keen eye for detail, and you’ve likely scoped out several typos in this job description


  • Freedom to define your role and, in the process, define the future of the business
  • The literal best coworkers
  • Competitive salary & benefits

Busy Dublin Agency BACKUP are looking for a part-time driver to work as part of their logistics team.


Job Type:



You are:

  • An experienced and qualified driver, prioritising safety and efficiency on the road
  • An excellent communicator and great with people, as you will be dealing with many different clients on a regular basis
  • A problem solver who can adapt and think on the go
  • Not afraid to go above and beyond what is required to get the job done

Required language:

  • English

Required licence or certification:

  • Full Clean Drivers License
  • C Drivers license


You will get:

  • Competitive daily rate
  • Support from a strong logistics team
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment