* Will start putting cuts into effect in January
* To offer severance pay worth 5-15 months salary
(Releads with company statement, adds details)
HELSINKI, Dec 14 Nokia NOK1V.HE, the world's
biggest cellphone maker by volume, said on Tuesday it planned to
cut about 800 jobs in its home Finnish market.
The company said in a statement it concluded negotiations
with employee representatives on the planned reductions, which
it plans to start putting into effect in January.
Nokia plans to offer severance packages worth 5-15 months of
regular salary but hopes some of the employees affected will be
relocated elsewhere in the company, it said.
Nokia announced 1,800 job cuts worldwide in October.
(Reporting by Chris Borowski and Tarmo Virki; Editing by Will