Posted On April 17th, 2013
Sitel is hiring 200 employees at two UK facilities, citing growth in the region. Sitel has 2.1k employees in the UK. The company is also adding 100 employees at its Bartlesville, OK centre to support a large cable entertainment and broadband services client.
Convergys is looking at add 500 new employees to its Laredo, TX facility to service clients in the cable industry. The company is also looking for 400 new workers for its Erlanger, KY operation.
The Philippines expects to add 150k new BPO jobs in 2013
Teleperformance workers in Tunisia are striking, demanding better wages/working environments. According to reports, Teleperformance has 6000 employees in the country spread across six centres
Transcom plans to increases its Philippine workforce by 35% by the end of 2013
24/7 plans to open three new facilities in the Philippines over the next three years (the company current has four in the Philippines). The new centers would result in at least 3,000 new positions.
24/7 generated $250 million in revenue in 2012, up 20% from the prior year.