Hastings Direct News Update: Hastings Creates 85 New Jobs
Hastings Direct News Update: Hastings creates 85 New Jobs. The company has announced more jobs following its earlier notification of two hundred new jobs.
After saying that more jobs would be created in 2103, a further eighty-five new roles were announced by Hastings Direct. The company that has won many awards says that the jobs will be right from the most basic entry-level position to roles in the senior management team. The company have said that the ability to introduce and recruit for the new staff comes on the back of continued growth of the business with an impressive eighteen per cent expansion in its customer base announced in 2012 over the range of its car, van and bike insurance products.
Since the management buy out in 2009 the company has gone from strength to strength with figures of customers uptake of insurance running at one take up every 24 seconds in the last year. The customer base that it already has, has prompted it to forecast that by 2020 it will be offering insurance to one in ten people in the UK.
Hastings Direct News Update
The new jobs on offer are reported as being full-time equivalents. For those joining the company at entry level part-time mums, dads or even students would be welcomed into the s Direct fold as a way for those groups to earn extra income by working on the weekend and evening shifts that the company has available. Those older job seekers on the market for part or full time work would also be welcome to apply to Hastings Direct.
Hastings Direct CEO Gary Hoffman has reported that the company have impressive plans to increase their customer base to some three million customers by the year 2020 and also reported that the company were well on target to achieve this goal. He added that he was delighted to be able to give the news of the additional 85 new roles that will be recruited against soon and pointed out that these came in addition to the two hundred new jobs that were created in 2012.
And for anyone who thought they might be interested in one of the new roles at the insurance giant, the company held a number of open days for people to come and find out more and to apply for a position in person. The first was in May at the Hastings Direct headquarters in Bexhill. This open day was followed by another held in Eastbourne in June.
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