Business expansion
United Kingdom
Yorkshire and the Humber; West Yorkshire; Bradford
Location of affected unit(s)
Financial Services
Financial And Insurance Activities
Financial Service Activities, Except Insurance And Pension Funding
64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding

120 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
25 November 2011
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


The Yorkshire Building Society has announced plans to create 120 new jobs at the society's head office in Bradford. 60 of the newly created jobs will be established directly at the headquarters and another 60 in the company's mortgage subsidiary.

As of 27 November 2011, no date has been given for when recruitment for the new positions will start.

The company currently employs 1,500 people. As a building society The Yorkshire Building Society is owned by its member as a mutual organization.


  • 26 November 2011: Bradford Telegraph and Argus
  • 26 November 2011: Yorkshire Post
  • 25 November 2011: BBC News


Eurofound (2011), Yorkshire Building Society, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 72772, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/72772.