EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Dublin; Southern and Eastern


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.09 - Other information technology and computer service activities
Number Employed: 2400

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-03-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 03-03-2016
Foreseen End Date: 30-04-2016
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Web payment company PayPal is to hire 100 news staff by April of this year at its Dublin location.

The new roles are in customer service and team leadership, including customer support and risk operations.

This will bring PayPal's employee numbers in Ireland to 2,500.

There's a wider recruitment drive going on in PayPal, expecting to bring its Ireland workforce to 3,000 by 2018.