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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Accenture

This year
Behind the scenes at Accenture: Employees share their 'anger' after 890 layoffs announced
A report by
David MacRedmond
The resentment among some of the affected workers is obvious, especially since the company recorded a net profit of more than €‎6 billion last year.
A feeling of uncertainty has taken hold since the first round of layoffs was announced in March.
One staff member tells The Journal that there has been "little to no information from leadership".
A consultation process is set to begin in September but this has been descriobed as a “tick box exercise” by one source.
Meta expects around 500 jobs losses in Ireland as part of latest round of cuts
Lawyer: 'The justifications for many redundancies in Ireland are getting thinner and thinner'
Unions say 'do the right thing' after Accenture's announcement of 890 layoffs in Ireland
The unions have also demanded to know why there are still jobs in Ireland being advertised on Accenture’s website.
Accenture workers to be offered State help as ‘devastating’ 890 redundancies planned
It is said to be one of the biggest single redundancy moves in Ireland in many years.
Accenture to cut 890 jobs in Ireland
The company plans to lay off 2.5% of its global workforce.
Accenture to axe 19,000 jobs worldwide, including 400 in Ireland
The consulting firm employs over 6,500 people in Ireland.
All time
Accenture announces 500 new jobs for Munster and Dublin
The new jobs will be created over the next three years.
4 in 5 bosses think employees have flexibility in their work - most employees don't agree
A new report from Accenture highlights a gap between what managers think and what their employees think about their wellbeing.
Accenture to create 300 new tech and design jobs in Dublin
Around 100 of these new roles will be in The Dock, the company’s new research and development hub.
Good news: There are 250 new jobs coming to Dublin
“We are working to attract people to Ireland and to encourage those who have emigrated to return.”
Good news: consultancy firm Accenture has announced 250 new jobs
Accenture says it will be recruiting from around the country.
I'll take my business elsewhere: three quarters of Irish people switch service providers
The value of Ireland’s ‘switching economy’ is thought to be around €13 billion annually.
By 2020, we will all be working from home on tablet computers with no fixed hours
That’s according to a survey from Accenture, which has identified these as emerging business trends.
Irish Water will spend nearly €86 million on consultants, contractors and legal advice
The new utility company’s submission to the Oireachtas Environment Committee outlines how up to €180 million will be spent to establish it.
'A national scandal': Irish Water facing questions from PAC over €50m consultancy fees
Irish Water has defended the spending saying the initial cost of setting it up has to be seen “in the context of long term cost savings”.
Jobs boost for Dublin as Accenture announces 140 new jobs
The consulting company says that they will add to their 1,400 Irish employees within the next year.
Two of the world’s biggest companies are in Dublin. Can you guess which ones?
Two Dublin based companies are in the last 100 of Fortune Magazine’s Global 500.
100 new tech jobs at Accenture
In second Irish jobs boost today, the management consultancy is looking for IT employees around the country with varying levels of experience.
Increase in Botox use to create 200 jobs in Mayo
As the product begins to be used to treat medical ailments, Allergan announces expansion to its Westport manufacturing plant.
Okay Tiger, it's game on - time to start playing again
Rory McIlroy has thrown down the gauntlet for the former world number one. Now it’s time for Woods to pick it up.