Allianz Worldwide Care is creating 30 new jobs at its headquarters in Park West Business Campus in Dublin.

The company provides private medical insurance and already employs 250 at its west Dublin headquarters. Another 25 staff are based in regional offices.

The new jobs at within the company's finance and IT departments, as well as a range of multi-lingual roles.

'It is an important endorsement of Ireland as a credible, competitive location for investment when companies of the stature of Allianz Worldwide Care chose Ireland as the location for additional investment,' commented IDA Ireland's CEO Barry O'Leary.