Sitel creates more than 300 jobs in Coventry

PRESS RELEASE: Sitel, one of the world’s leading outsourcing providers of customer experience management, today unveiled plans to open a new site in Coventry to add to its nationwide network of contact centres.

The new contact centre is expected to create more than 300 jobs over the next six months and could add over 600 by the end of 2015. Opened to provide support for new business wins and the expansion of existing contracts, the new Coventry site was chosen to capitalise on the city’s highly skilled workforce and for its proximity to existing Sitel premises.

Karl Brough, Regional Director for the UK and Nordics at Sitel, commented: “We are seeing a great demand for outsourcing services and are delighted to be creating jobs in a new location. The new site allows us to leverage the expertise we have built up in our Stratford site and will ensure consistency and quality of service for our clients.”

Sitel has 56,000 employees in 23 countries and manages support functions for a number of global and local brands with the UK providing outsourced customer service strategies for many of today’s leading brands and public sector bodies.

About Sitel

As caring for customers becomes the differentiator that drives consumer spend, Sitel is advancing its position as a world leader in outsourced customer care innovation.

With 30 years of industry experience, Sitel’s 56,000 employees support clients with CRM contact center services that provide predictable and measurable Return on their Customer Investment by building customer loyalty, increasing sales and improving efficiency. Sitel’s global solutions include customer acquisition, customer care, technical support and social media programs. Support operations span from home based agents to 110+ domestic, nearshore and offshore centers in 23 countries across North America, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific.

Sitel manages client programs on behalf of some of the best known brands in the world in 40 languages. Sitel is privately held and majority owned by Canadian diversified company, Onex Corporation. For more information, please visit www.sitel.com