100 redundancies annouced for Carrick MBNA

Bank of America Europe Card Services has announced 100 redundancies in the Carrick-on-Shannon office of MBNA.

Bank of America Europe Card Services has announced 100 redundancies in the Carrick-on-Shannon office of MBNA.

The Bank , which operates the MBNA branch, has opened a collective consultation process for Carrick-on-Shannon. Through this process it predicts a reduction of around 100 roles in Co Leitrim adding that “where possible these will be effected through voluntary means”.

The vast majority of the roles affected are in the UK credit card business collections area. “This is work which will now be undertaken from the UK,” noted a spokesperson for the company.

She stressed that this announcement did not impact credit card customers in Ireland where it is “business as usual”.

See this week’s Leitrim Observer for the full story this Wednesday.