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O2 UK to cut 5% of staff

Monday 16 January 2017 | 08:48 CET | News
O2 UK plans to cut 5 percent of its staff this year, according to the union CWU. CEO Mark Evans delivered the news in a video message to staff made before Christmas. The cuts are due to industry changes as well as technological advances, the company said. In January, the mobile operator's management said 160 CWU members were at risk of redundancy, mainly in non-customer facing roles in Customer Service and Transformation, Service Management, Business Operations, Sales, Operations Network and some PA roles. All 160 will be offered voluntary redundancy, although many also be given alternative

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: O2 UK
Countries: United Kingdom
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