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50 recruitment staff being cut at Meta’s Irish arm in global layoffs

Impacted recruiters were informed this morning of the planned redundancies, with further cuts in the company’s technology and business divisions likely in the coming months

Meta has formally informed the government of its plans to lay off staff. Picture: Fergal Phillips

Around 50 recruitment workers are being laid off in Ireland as part of Meta’s plan to cut 10,000 jobs globally, the Business Post understands.

Recruitment staff at the tech giant’s Dublin operation were this morning informed of the cuts, which came after Mark Zuckerberg yesterday announced a “flattening” of the company’s structures around the world.

As part of the cuts, Meta is laying off members of its recruitment team first, with plans to implement further ...