Business expansion
United Kingdom
West Midlands; West Midlands; Birmingham
Location of affected unit(s)
Administrative Services
Office Administrative, Office Support And Other Business Support Activities
Activities Of Call Centres
82.20 - Activities of call centres

600 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
18 March 2016
Employment effect (start)
18 March 2016
Foreseen end date
31 December 2016


Financial services firm Sigma Financial Group has commenced recruitment to fill 600 new jobs at their second office and contact centre in Birmingham. Planning for the business expansion was originally announced in December 2015 in a press release by the company, however the Sigma Financial Groups is now in the position to begin recruitment.The company is working with Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMET), Birmingham City Council and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) in order to prepare candidates and fill the newly created roles between now and the end of 2016. The roles are for administrative and call centre work. Sigma provides call centre services to clients from across a broad range of industry sectors including utilities, retail, financial services and telecommunications. 


  • 18 March 2016: The business desk
  • 23 December 2015: Company press release


Eurofound (2016), Sigma Financial Group, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 86834, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/86834.