Fujitsu is looking for hundreds of volunteers in its UK Delivery organisation to leave with an enhanced payoff, though only employees with at least five years' service can currently apply. At the same time it is running a small redundancy process in other areas of the business where contracts are running off.
The Voluntary Exit Scheme (VES) was introduced to staff this week and has two options for those who choose to partake: they can hotfoot it on 31 March, the end of Fujitsu's current fiscal, or they can choose to remain until the close of the next.
There are around 3,000 folk employed in Fujitsu North West Europe Delivery team – all UK based – and though Fujitsu refused to confirm the numbers it is estimating will take up the offer, sources said it was between 200 to 250.
"If they do not get the 250 via voluntary then ...
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