NCO Financial Systems Inc., a provider of best-in-class business process outsourcing solutions, will expand its current operations Center in Charleston County, South Carolina, with plans to hire 75 additional employees.
The firm will expand its call center, located at 4275 Bridge View Drive, in North Charleston. The center, which currently employs more than 600 people, handles accounts receivable services for utilities and telecom revenue clients. The expansion is scheduled to be completed in January 2013. The new positions are primarily for call center representatives.
“It’s exciting to have the opportunity to expand our call center facility in Charleston County. South Carolina has provided us with an excellent environment in which to do business, and provided us with exceptional workforce talent. We look forward to growing here, and we appreciate all the support we’ve received from state and local officials,” said Jay King, Co-Head ARM Operations, of NCO Financial Systems.
“When existing businesses in South Carolina choose to expand, it’s a good indication our economic development efforts are on the right track. We celebrate NCO Financial Systems’ decision to grow in North Charleston and create 75 new jobs,” said Gov. Nikki Haley.
“NCO Financial Systems is a world-class company and this expansion in Charleston County is great news. Every one of these jobs will have impact in North Charleston. Announcements like this one show companies continue to see the Palmetto State as the right place to do business,” said Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt. Information on whether the firm is eligible for job creation tax incentives was not immediately available.
“We are grateful for NCO Financial Services expanding its employment base, providing additional job opportunities for the citizens of North Charleston and the Greater Charleston Region,” said North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey. “We proudly recognize NCO Financial Services as being a key component in North Charleston’s diverse, ever-growing business community.