Leading travel agency creating over 100 new jobs
Staysure Travel, a new full-service travel agency business officially opened the doors to its national headquarters today in the heart of Coventry city centre, having created over 100 new jobs in sales, IT, finance, customer service, learning and development – and it says there’s more to come.
In a launch ceremony at Sherbourne House in Coventry, the Lord Mayor, Councillor Michael Hammon, was joined by local business leaders to hear the company’s Managing Director, Alison Westall, thank Coventry City Council for its support in establishing its HQ in the city and outline plans for growth in the next year.
She said: “Coventry has so much going for it. Not only are we smack bang in the heart of the UK, but the region has always enjoyed a fantastic reputation for travel talent and offered valuable skills availability in everything from IT to customer service. The area’s distinct and proud tradition for ingenuity, entrepreneurship and a strong work ethic is important for us and right now there’s a real positivity sweeping through the region.”
The company confirmed that it is currently recruiting for employees in everything from marketing to travel and insurance sales. Staysure is known as an award-winning and market leading over-50s insurance specialist, but this new venture, launched in response to customer requests, is a one-stop shop and personalised travel service offering the very best of holiday deals from cruise, beach, ski and adventure holidays to city breaks and country cottage rentals, across short, mid and long haul travel. It can book your airlines, hotels or tailor make packages for all types of holiday experiences. It is both ABTA and ATOL bonded to provide 100% financial protection and peace of mind.
The Right Worshipful the Lord Mayor of the City of Coventry, Councillor Michael Hammon, said: “I am delighted to welcome Staysure to the city – Coventry is a perfect place to grow, flourish and succeed. Staysure is already a great success story with some ambitious plans for the future and I have no doubt they will continue to expand on their successes.”
Staysure Travel’s new contact centre is open 7 days a week and also has an easy to use website. For further information and bookings please visit us online at http://www.staysure.co.uk/travel or call a member of the team on 0800 652 1318.