Located in the Dublin catchment Drogheda provides easy access to 5 major Universities and 5 Institutes of Technology with a student population of over 50,000.
22 February 2012
Drogheda welcomes the announcement by PayPal that it is to create 1,000 jobs in Dundalk, Co. Louth, just 35 kilometers from Drogheda, over the next four years. The leading online payments provider which already employs well over 1,200 people at Blanchardstown, Dublin, is to locate a major operation in county Louth from which customers in Europe, Middle East and Africa will be served.
With recruitment set to commence in summer the employment is a tremendous boost for the northeast region. An Taoiseach today said the announcment is tremendously welcome at a time of real economic challenges.
The career opportunities provided by multinationals like PayPal are very exciting and offer scope to quickly advance by applying skills in disciplines as diverse as technology; accountancy and marketing.