Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Manawatu Contact Centre Awards showcases talent in region

Manawatu Contact Centre Awards showcases talent in the region

FMG is proud to be part of the Manawatu Contact Centre Awards and to have picked up two honours during Friday’s award ceremony in Palmerston North.

New Zealand’s leading rural insurer won CSR Agent of the Year, with the award going to Phillippa Joll. Added to this great achievement Kylie Hughes collected the Professional Development award.

FMG’s National Sales Centre Manager Nick Bennetts says “the recognition is not only great for our teams, but for the region as well. The Manawatu provides unique opportunities for New Zealand businesses - and tapping into the highly skilled workforce right here on our doorstep is just one of them.

“These awards go a long way to highlight the great career opportunities in the Manawatu. We’re proud to be part of this thriving region - and as part of that employ around 270 people at our office in Palmerston North – as well as at our agribusiness centre in Feilding.

“As an organisation we ensure we invest in our employees, and everyone is encouraged to look for areas where they can further their professional development. It’s really important that our teams see there are opportunities to grow and progress through the ranks” says Mr Bennetts.

FMG is part of the Manawatu Contact Centre Cluster – a group of representatives from contact centres in the region that meet to set best practice, attract talent and increase the profile of the industry within the region.

“By working together with others in the industry, we’re helping set world-class benchmarks for what is an increasingly growing industry” says Mr Bennetts.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 


Government: David McLean Appointed As KiwiRail Chair

David McLean has been appointed as Chair of KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, the Minister for State Owned Enterprises Dr David Clark and Minister of Finance Grant Robertson announced today... More>>


Dairy NZ: ‘More Milk From Fewer Cows’ Trend Continues In A Record Year
Vodafone says it has 10,000 customers using its Wi-Fi Calling service. It took less than three months to reach that milestone; the service began operating in September... More>>

Statistics: Consents Remain At Record Levels
There were 47,715 new homes consented in the year ended October 2021, up 26 percent compared with the year ended October 2020, Stats NZ said today. "The year ended October 2021 marks another record for the annual number of new homes consented,” construction statistics manager Michael Heslop said... More>>



Fonterra: Lifts Forecast Farmgate Milk Price Range And Revises Earnings Guidance At First Quarter Update

Fonterra Co-operative Group today lifted its 2021/22 forecast Farmgate Milk Price range, reported a solid start to the 2022 financial year and revised its earnings guidance... More>>


Canterbury Museum: New Research - Bald Haast's Eagle Feasted On Moa Guts

New Zealand’s extinct Haast’s Eagle (Hieraaetus moorei), the largest known eagle, gulped down viscera like a vulture and may even have been bald, new research suggests... More>>

ABC Business Sales: Demand High For Covid-proof Businesses
Despite the continuing challenges facing businesses in this Covid environment, right now there are more buyers looking for a small-medium sized business than there are sellers in the market... More>>


PriceSpy: Producer Prices Increase
New Black Friday and Covid-19 Report* released by PriceSpy says people’s fear of stepping inside physical shops during big sales events like Black Friday has risen since last year; Kiwis are still planning to shop, but more than ever will do it online this year... More>>