Further to its January announcement of 200 new jobs being created in 2013, insurance broker Bexhill-based Hastings Direct has just announced the creation of an additional 85 new roles. The company recently announced an 18% increase in customers in 2012.
We have ambitious plans to serve three million customers by 2020 and we are on track to achieve this. I am delighted to be able to announce another 85 new jobs in addition to the 200 we have already created this year.
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