Insurance giant Admiral hiring more than 100 additional staff in Swansea
INSURANCE giant Admiral is taking on more than 100 additional staff in Swansea.
The firm, which already employs more than 1,800 people across two offices in the city, has revealed plans for its latest round of recruitment.
Admiral is taking on an extra 108 people in Swansea, 88 in Cardiff and 40 in Newport.
The news comes 24 hours after clinical research company PRA announced it would be doubling the size of its workforce in Swansea and hiring another 100 staff.
Admiral is recruiting in call centre departments including sales, customer services and renewals.
Admiral's Head of People Services, Ceri Assiratti, said: "It's fantastic to see the business continue to expand.
"We're recruiting significantly for our offices across south Wales and are looking for high quality people to help us provide great service for our customers.
"We've had many successful years here in Wales and are delighted and proud to be growing further."
Next year Admiral is due to move into its revamped headquarters in Cardiff city centre as well as move to a new office in Newport's redeveloped Cambrian Centre.
Admiral is the only Wales-based company listed in the FTSE 100.
It has been listed in the Sunday Times list of 100 Best Companies to Work For, 13 years running and is currently ranked nineth in the UK as well as being named the Best Large Workplace in the UK in the Great Place to Work Institute's list of best workplaces.