16 jobs created at online assessment company in Galway

Employment, Technology | Tue 20 Oct | Author – Business & Finance
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Pictured (L-R): David Barrett, managing director, cut-e; Richard Bruton TD, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation; and Julie Sinnamon, CEO, Enterprise Ireland

Loughrea-based company cut-e has announced 16 new positions, which will come on stream in the coming months.

The company specialises in the design and implementation of innovative online assessments and related recruitment. It has seen huge growth in recent years and has opened offices in Dublin, New York, Singapore, Melbourne, Dubai, Sydney, London and Kuala Lumpur to support its global clients.

Companies such as Dell, Emirates, PepsiCo, eir, MasterCard, Telefonica, Rolls-Royce, Aer Lingus and Vodafone all use technology and expertise from cut-e to ensure they are hiring the best people in to their organisations and developing their staff in the most effective manner.

Minister Bruton TD, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, said: “Today’s announcement by cut-e that it is to create 16 new jobs in Loughrea is great news for the town and the wider Galway area. Jobs are growing right across the country, and unemployment is falling in every region; however some areas are performing better than others. That is why we have put in place our regional jobs plans, to accelerate employment growth in every area. cut-e is a great example of the type of company my Department supports in every region of the country, through Enterprise Ireland. I warmly congratulate David and his team at cut-e, and wish them continued success for the future.”

Julie Sinnamon, CEO, Enterprise Ireland, commented: “I warmly congratulate cut-e on this very welcome jobs announcement. Enterprise Ireland has worked closely with cut-e, here in Ireland and through our overseas offices, to support their growth and expansion. From Loughrea, cut-e are now designing and delivering psychometric talent assessment tools, which they sell to clients across four continents. This is no mean feat and these new jobs here in Loughrea will help drive their global growth to even greater heights. Enterprise Ireland will continue to work with cut-e as they grow further, creating sustainable jobs in Ireland.”