Staff at Sunday Times and Times Ireland offered voluntary redundancy in overhaul

Company has told three quarters of its 20-person staff they will have to re-apply for their jobs

Impacted staff can apply for one of the new job titles created in the restructuring. If they’re unsuccessful or opt not to apply, they can take voluntary redundancy. Picture: Getty

Staff at the Times Ireland edition and the Irish unit of the Sunday Times have been offered voluntary redundancy packages as part of a major restructuring plan at the paper, the Business Post has learned.

Yesterday, this newspaper revealed that three quarters of the newspaper’s 20 staff would have to re-apply for their positions, with at least three jobs to be cut.

It has now emerged that these staff, who are meeting individually with the ...