EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Somerset; Dorset and Somerset; South West
Location of affected unit(s): Taunton


Sector: Administrative services
Administrative and support service activities
82.20 - Activities of call centres

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 18-05-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Call centre operator EMCAS has announced it is to create 100 new jobs at its premises in Taunton, Somerset. The business, which said that the expansion was due to increased demand, specialises in the provision of financial services for customers who have been mis-sold products such as payment protection insurance or endowment mortgages. The new positions will be at both trainee and experienced sales levels. The company has said that extensive training will be provided for successful applicants. The timeframe for filling all the new positions has not been reported.