Jet2 creates 200 new jobs
Yorkshire based airline Jet2 are set to create 200 jobs in Leeds according to the Yorkshire Post. The business is set to relocate into their new offices in The Mint block in Holbeck. The customer contact centre that is home to its finance, IT and human resource operations will be home to nearly 700 people.
Philip Meeson, Aviation Entrepreneur said “he expects to sell 800,000 all-inclusive package holidays this year. We are almost doubling the number of people we send on package holidays over last year.” He went onto say “2012 has been a great year for both businesses and we are going to have some exciting things planned for 2013.”
With sales of £683m in the year ending March 2012, the group is one of Yorkshire’s largest businesses.