EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Vodafone Ireland

Company/Organisation:
Vodafone Ireland

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Dublin; Southern and Eastern
Location of affected unit(s): Dublin

Company

Sector: Information / communication
Telecommunications
61 - Telecommunications
Number Employed: 1800
Group: Vodafone Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 08-07-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 08-07-2015
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Vodafone Ireland is creating 200 new jobs as part of a €60m investment in Dublin.

The telecommunications company, which employs 1,800 in Ireland, is creating the new jobs under a sales initiative, Red Edge, targeted at the British Isles and the Netherlands. The new jobs are in sales and new recruits are to be trained in the latest sales and business analytic technologies. The investment at the company's Carrickmines site in Dublin is supported by IDA Ireland.