EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: South-West (IRL); Southern and Eastern
Location of affected unit(s): Cork


Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding
Number Employed: 110

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-04-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 07-04-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-10-2022
Planned Job Creation: 120

Additional Information

American money transfer company Remitly is to create 120 jobs in Cork over the next six months. it is looking for customer protection associates, customer success team managers, and compliance analysts. Tánaiste Leo Varadka and IDA Ireland - which supports the company- welcomed the news.

The company provides digital financial services to immigrants and their families and established in Cork in 2020. It currently employs 110 people there. The office oversees customer service, money laundering, and anti-fraud operations, along with financial regulatory compliance.

The company was founded in Seattle in 2011 and employs 1,800 people worldwide.