Capita is to create more than 500 jobs in its Dearne Valley and Leeds call centres, meaning more supervisory and central business positions are likely to be available. The vacancies have been created in Capita's customer services business.
Customer experience company Webhelp is to recruit over 600 new people throughout its UK network over the next two months. Webhelp is looking to recruit 177 new permanent positions in Derby, over 150 in Dearne Valley and 75 in Falkirk. Jobs will also be created in the Glasgow, Kilmarnock and Greenock sites. The increase in staff suggests the potential for more managerial positions.
Minster Law Group
Yorkshire-based Minster Law is expanding into London with the launch of a 30-strong city-based team, as part of its strategy to become a market leader in multi-track and catastrophic personal injury.
Bolton firm Asons Solicitors is to develop a 7m office building and revealed plans to create 300 jobs. It will serve as the hub of the firm's operations, while Satellite offices are planned for Singapore, London, Dubai, New York and Pakistan.
BT is creating 165 new jobs at its contact centre operation in Belfast. The new roles will bring the total number of new jobs BT has brought to Belfast since August 2012 to 270.
Watson, Farley & Williams
Watson Farley & Williams, the London-based law firm, has seen a 12% increase in turnover for the first six months of 2013, now at £52m. The company has also created 15 new jobs.
Collingwood Insurance Services
North Shields based car insurer Collingwood Insurance Services is to bring 100 new contact centre jobs to the borough after securing new offices in the area.
Sitel, providers of outsourced customer care solutions, has created a further 75 jobs in Watford. This expansion follows the earlier creation of 150 new jobs at its Stratford upon Avon site.
Imagematch Social Enterprise
Imagematch are to take on 100 apprentices to reduce youth unemployment in Shropshire. The company has recently moved to large new offices and is to employ the apprentices full time before placing them with companies.