50 new jobs have been announced for Cork and Killarney.
The jobs are being created by the business process outsourcing company Intercall in Cork and it’s sister company Tangerine Management in Killarney.
Intercall and Tangerine Management provide telemarketing, customer services, customer care and order processing to a wide range of clients, including Vodafone and Dunnes Stores.
The new jobs will sales, management and customer service support and will come on stream over the next 12 months.
“It is planned the jobs will be created across our three offices. We will see 15 new jobs go to Killarney and 35 new jobs in Cork, across two different locations in the city.”said Niall Kelleher, managing director of both companies.
“This expansion between Killarney and Cork is an indication of the growth that both companies have experienced over the last number of years. Ongoing investment in our staff, technology and processes has ensured that both Intercall and Tangerine Management have grown strongly during the challenging economic conditions that Ireland has faced.”
Jim McCoy who founded Intercall says recruitment is already underway in Cork and a number of positions have already been filled.
“When all the new positions have been filled, the Cork operations will have increased by a third. The jobs will be located in Dosco Industrial Estate on the South Douglas Road and at the Cork Airport Business Park.” he added.
Between them Intercall and Tangerine Management employ more than 120 people between Cork and Killarney.