Staff in Ireland at risk after recruitment giant Indeed announces 2,200 job cuts

The recruitment firm employs 1,400 people in Ireland

Affected employees will have access to Indeed business systems will be disconnected today, but they will have access to internal email, Slack and Workday through March 26. Picture:

Jobs at Indeed’s Irish operation are at risk after the company announced 2,200 layoffs worldwide on Wednesday.

The recruitment firm employees 1,400 people in Ireland, however exact figures on how many people will be affected here are currently unknown.

In a message to staff on Wednesday, Chris Hyams, the global CEO of the recruitment firm said he was “heartbroken” at having to announce the layoffs.

“We anticipate we will be letting approximately 2,200 people go. ...