A Coleraine business offering customers online insurance protection is to create 17 new jobs in the town after seeing a sales increase of 100 per cent in 2014.
MCL Insurance Services Ltd. announced the job creation at its Coleraine call centre thanks to the recent growth of one of the company’s leading brands its4women.ie.
The female-targeted insurance brand, launched in 2008, has grown by 100 per cent in 2014 and now boasts an excess of 50,000 policy holders and handles over €22 million of business. its4women.ie’s success has been bolstered by Olympic and World Boxing Champion, Katie Taylor, star of the brand’s current £1.5 million advertising campaign.
MCL Insurance Services Ltd. managing director Gary McClarty said: “The new positions will help expand the team already in place at our Coleraine call centre as we look towards further growth in 2015.”
The new jobs will be in addition to the 40 staff currently employed at MCL’s Coleraine headquarters. The company is aiming to secure 100,000 its4women.ie policy holders in the next 12 months.