Ascensos creates call centre jobs at the other end of the country

Isle of Wight’s commercial staffing sector is set to benefit to the tune of 600 jobs.

The Herald Scotland reports Motherwell-headquartered call centre operator Ascensos is creating 600 jobs on the island with the opening of a new customer service centre in Cowes on the North of the Isle of Wight.

The paper adds the new facility will handle inbound telephone, email, social media and online queries with a client list that includes Argos, B&Q, Coast, Game, Karen Millen, Oasis, Warehouse and Wickes. Ascensos has taken out a 10-year lease on the property, the report adds.

• Want to comment on this story? Email us at recruiter.editorial@redactive.co.uk or tweet us below to tell us your thoughts. We will run comments online in a round-up at the end of the week.

Email story to a friend

Tech and Tools Programmatic iStock

Get with the programme

Taking programmatic to the next level

13 August 2018

NEW TO THE MARKET: 2-6 JULY 2018

This week’s launches include: APSCo, Bluestones One, Bluestones Staffing NI, First Advantage

New to Market 3 July 2018

Cosplay dressing up job site launches in Japan

Want to get paid for dressing up like Batman, Princess Leia or Wonder Woman? Well, there’s a careers site for that.

Lighter Side 2 July 2018

Insolvency firm to recruit 50 new roles in Salford

An insolvency firm is creating 50 new roles following the opening of a new office in Salford.

31 May 2018
Top