EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Northern Ireland
Location of affected unit(s): Newry


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
82.2 - Activities of call centres

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-02-2009
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 610

Additional Information

Teleperformance, a provider of call centre services, is to create 610 jobs at Newry in Northern Ireland. The company is creating the jobs as it expands its operations. As of 1 March 2009 it is not known when these jobs will be created, and no data is available as to how many people Teleperformance currently employ in Northern Ireland.