AO World are to recruit 650 jobs after the pandemic has sparked online sales growth. Staff in the company are across the supply chain roles to customer services in Manchester, Bolton, Telford, Thatcham and Crewe as well as, in some cases, working from home.
Chief executive John Roberts said, “We now have the opportunity to make AO a habit that lasts for our new customers.
“We’re investing to cement the change and prepare for our next phase of growth, which includes creating hundreds of new, high-quality jobs for a diverse range of talented people.
“Every one of the new recruits will be part of our new Value Creation Plan, which rewards exceptional business performance, with every member having the opportunity to earn around one times their salary as a bonus in 2025.”