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Amazon announces 1,000 new jobs in Manchester

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Online shopping giant Amazon is to create 1,000 new jobs at a centre in Manchester.

The new centre will open in Autumn this year and the jobs will be created over the next three years, the company has announced.

Posts will include engineers, computing staff, human resources and operations managers.

This latest announcement is part of the company's plans to create 2,500 jobs this year - bringing its total workforce to 14,500.

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