A few months after buying Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications is slashing the accounting department in Charlotte.
The company is laying off 258 employees, or just under 20 percent of the 1,367 workers at its facility in southwest Charlotte, according to a letter filed with the state commerce department.
Nearly all the positions are in the finance and accounting department.
The positions being cut include 70 senior accountants, 45 staff accountants, 44 accounting supervisors/managers, and numerous finance analysts and accounts payable specialists, according to the letter.
The layoffs will begin November 1 and last through Q2 2017.
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