EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Vodafone

Company/Organisation:
Vodafone

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland

Company

Sector: Information / communication
Telecommunications
61.1 - Wired telecommunications activities
Number Employed: 1100

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-03-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 28-03-2014
Planned Job Creation: 113

Additional Information

British telecoms company Vodafone is to expand its employment in Ireland with 113 new positions across technology and networks, customer service, HR, finance, sales and marketing roles.

Of the 113 positions, 57 will be permanent roles, while 51 will be for temporary contracts of either one or two-year duration.

Vodafone, which already employs 1,100 people in Ireland, plans to grow its workforce as part of a nationwide network investment to support its existing customers and to meet demand.

The jobs announcement was welcomed by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, Richard Bruton.