Frequently asked questions

Do I need a specific degree to be considered for Musgrave?

You don’t need a specific degree, but a business related degree is an advantage, some roles require specific qualifications so check out Our Opportunities page. An alternative is to have a general degree supported by a postgraduate business qualification.

How recently should I have graduated?

Our roles are aimed at grads who are looking for their first or second job. However, if you are interested in a career with Musgrave and have more experience you can apply directly for any of our vacancies.

What is the minimum requirement to be shortlisted for the graduate programme?

There is a minimum requirement of a 2:1 in an Honours Primary Degree (Level 8 NFQ). If you hold a 2:2 in an Honours Degree and a 2:1 in a Postgraduate qualification (Level 9 NFQ) then your application will also be accepted.

I need a work permit. Are you able to organise that for me?

It is a requirement that you are eligible to work in the Republic of Ireland. If you do not hold an appropriate work permit, regretfully we cannot take your application further.

When will I find out if I have been successful?

We’ll contact you as soon as possible after each stage of the recruitment process. The majority of our correspondence is through email so please check your email regularly. Depending on your email security sometimes our email may end up in your spam folder, check this out if you haven’t heard from us.

What is the duration of the graduate programme?

The programmes run for two years, apart from the finance grad programme, which runs for three years.

Will I change locations during the programme?

Depending on your graduate role, you will work in at least two of our divisional headquarters throughout the programme. These may be located in Dublin, Cork or Belfast.

Where can I get more information?

Connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for regular updates, you can also visit our corporate website to find out more about Musgrave. Still have questions? You can contact us on