Beds, Herts & Bucks

Watford firm to create 120 new telecom jobs

About 120 new jobs are to be created by a telecoms firm in Watford over the next 12 months.

Direct Save Telecom, based at Gibbs Couch in Carpenders Park, provides phone and broadband services and currently has 52 staff.

The company, established in 1995, said the full time positions will be based at its call centre providing customer care and sales.

Recruitment will begin in January with the employment of eight staff.

The firm's chairman, Stavros Tsolakis, said: "Despite the general economic environment remaining challenging, our business has expanded significantly over the past 12 months and this increased workforce will help build further market share."

More on this story