Brighton based firm Brandwatch is swiftly becoming one of the largest and most successful businesses in the city. Brighton is home to a number of organisations in the digital marketing sector, however Brandwatch are definitely top of their game having recently announced plans to expand next year. With this expansion will evidently come new job opportunities, with the company aiming to hire a further 100 staff across various job roles.
With more employees working for Brandwatch, the company are looking to move to a new Head Office in the centre of Brighton. The city itself is in a great location with London only a 50 minute hop away on the train, and the rent office spaces being considerably cheaper.
Brandwatch’s expansion plans come after revealing they have secured over £10 million pounds in investment funding, meaning the business will only continue to grow. Prior to 2010 the company employed just 15 staff members and in 2011 the company more than doubled their number of employees. Nowadays Brandwatch has more than 200 staff members and offices in Europe and the USA, with 6 in total.
The firm has already begun advertising their jobs in Brighton, with more than 30 positions on offer. With this kind of rapid growth, it’s highly likely there will be a further recruitment surge in the near future. It’s thought that over the next year Brandwatch will hire around 100 new staff members for their Brighton office alone, so be sure to keep your eyes peeled for information on their jobs in Brighton
Brandwatch are certainly top of their game and one to watch if you’re looking to work for a successful business with plenty of growth opportunities. Born and bred in Brighton, Brandwatch are a business the city can be proud of!