Business expansion
United Kingdom
North West; Greater Manchester;
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Postal And Courier Activities
53 - Postal and courier activities

1,000 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
30 September 2013
Employment effect (start)
1 November 2013
Foreseen end date


Private postal operator TNT Post UK has announced that it will create more than 1,000 jobs with the launch of its services in Manchester.

The company will open 11 units throughout Manchester including Trafford, Salford, Wigan, and Bury.  New roles include delivery people and back office support staff.

The jobs to be created are part-time and full-time ones.

According to the sources there are already applications from over 600 candidates for the new jobs.


  • 30 September 2013: TNT Post UK (press release)
  • 30 September 2013: The Telegraph


Eurofound (2013), TNT Post UK, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 75979, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/75979.