Amazon set to create 10,000 new UK jobs

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Amazon is embarking on a hiring spree as the US giant backs the online shopping boom brought on by the pandemic continuing in the UK.

Amazon will increase its UK workforce by 10,000 this year as it opens four new warehouses across England.

The addition of these new permanent jobs will bring the technology company’s UK workforce to more than 55,000 by the end of the year. 

It is also creating a number of new corporate roles spread across its offices in London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Cambridge, as well as in its Amazon Web Services divison.

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