Online retailer Amazon is offering permanent contracts to 330 temporary workers at its base in Staffordshire, and further recruitment is anticipated as the company continues to grow.
Defence company BAE Systems is to recruit 287 graduates across the UK, with approximately 120 joining BAE Systems Applied Intelligence in Surrey, London and Leeds.
Edududes, a developer of education software systems, is creating 15 jobs and is expanding into a new headquarters in Derby.
Willis & Company
400 new jobs are to be created at insurance brokers Willis in Ipswich.
The second phase of the new terminal of Southend Airport is due to be opened at the end of February 2014, creating 300 Jobs will be created.
Insurance company Hastings Direct is creating 80 jobs at its office in East Sussex, and 20 new positions at its Suffolk office. Hastings Direct has doubled in size in the last 3 years.
Newcastle marketing company Meridian Delta plans to create 25 jobs, increasing its workforce to 70, after signing contracts with Manchester United, Nestle, Ford and Asda.
Hotel chain Travelodge is to create 1,000 new jobs in 2014 with the opening of 15 new hotels across the United Kingdom. There is a likelihood of a variety of roles available.