Arvato Finance is to create up to 150 jobs over the next three years at its finance division in Ireland.

The roles are in IT, consulting, finance, accounting, project management and customer service.

The company is currently hiring 30 people.

Arvato employs 1,200 people in Ireland in global finance and IT.

Announcing the jobs, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the company makes a "very valuable contribution to the business services sector in Ireland".

Elsewhere, Audi Waterford says 30 new jobs will be created at a new state-of-the-art Audi showroom in Waterford city, over the next two years.

The company is to invest €6m in the plan and says it hopes to create 50 full-time and part-time jobs during the construction phase.