Call centre lures staff with £200 bonus offer
A call centre business is luring candidates for 350 job vacancies with offers of a cash bonus if they are able to start before Christmas.
In a sign of the tightening of the jobs market, or a continuing poor perception of the call centre business, Response is offering a package of incentive to attract staff. Those on the payroll by 15 December will get a £200 bonus.
Response has full-time vacancies at its Glasgow city centre and Cathcart offices where the new recruits will work for a major energy brand – believed to be ScottishPower. Search Consultancy is spearheading the jobs drive.
Julie McIntosh, director of people and culture at Response, said: “the working environment at Response will definitely change some people’s previous perceptions of the contact centre