Donegal to get 330 new jobs
THE announcement that
330 new jobs are to be created at Pramerica Systems
in Letterkenny has been warmly welcomed across the
North West this morning.
The 330 positions will be created over the next
three years with the potential for another similar
jobs announcement at the company in the future.
Pramerica currently employs 1,200 people in
However, the company is building a new campus that
can accommodate up to 1,800 staff.
Pramerica Systems in Letterkenny.
managing director Caroline Faulkner confirmed that
the new positions will include project managers,
senior IT managers, business analysts, data
scientists and accountants with a wide range of
technology support and professional services roles.
Donegal Fine Gael TD Dinny McGinley said: "It’s
particularly good news that these are largely high
calibre, well paid positions.
"The decision by Pramerica to create these positions
sends out an extremely positive message about the
potential for Donegal to provide staff of that
The deputy added: “Pramerica is a tremendous company
which has been operating in Donegal for 15 years.
The creation of these positions will bring its
workforce to over 1,500. The company may eventually
expand to 1,800 staff with the creation of this new
facility which is due to open in mid-2016.”
Pramerica is a subsidiary of US-based Prudential
Financial Inc., and provides the parent company with
software and business support.