100 new Facebook jobs for Dublin

Facebook is to create more than 100 new jobs in Dublin.

The social networking site is looking for staff across a range of areas  and has already begun the recruitment drive.

The Facebook Dublin office is its international headquarters and currently employs around 400 people.

Gareth Lambe is Head of Facebook Ireland.

He outlines the types of positions they're looking to fill.

"These 100 additional jobs will be across a wide variety of disciplines - from sales and advertising to user operations, which is our team responsible for the trust and safety of our Facebook community, right down to more specialised roles like legal and policy" he said.