Business Service Team

Usually, companies that are already present in Portugal select people from their Portuguese subsidiary to integrate the new centre. As a result, many of the professionals in Business Services Centre management positions came up from the organisation, and did not have previous experience in this type of facility. BSCs also need HR professionals and talent acquisition specialists, along with operations management profiles such as operations managers, team leaders, project managers, team managers and training specialists.

Disciplinary perspectives on services, services and core business processes, and the management of service business are explored. Our Chief Operating Offices oversee operations, risk and administration activities for businesses and functions across HSBC. The teams provide leadership and guidance that enable HSBC to fulfil our business risk, control and operational support responsibilities, and ensure excellence in the delivery of our services. Our global team of 27,000 colleagues in 53 countries and territories manages the delivery of services for customers, including 2 trillion transactions annually and roughly 380 payments every second.

“I think the skills I developed in the military have certainly helped Highland Campervans,” she says. Co-ordinating search and rescue missions at RAF Kinloss stood former flight Lieutenant Catherine Bunn in good stead, when she decided to set up her own business. The RRP is the suggested or recommended retail price of a product set by the manufacturer and provided by a manufacturer, supplier, or seller. Outside these four cities, centres are also located in the north , centre (Viseu, Tomar and Santarém) and south (Beja, Évora and Loulé).

“Listen to people. I have found business people will quite often talk openly and are willing to help new businesses as they get off the ground. Looking back there are occasions when I didn’t listen and I regret it,” she adds. “I only had military experience to lean back on to. A lot of ex-forces guys are very entrepreneurial anyway, they maybe don’t realise it,” says PJ. The couple had just over £1,000 saved up and PJ had to quickly get to grips with the nitty gritty of setting up his own business such as learning about VAT returns, corporation tax and corporate structure. James says his military training has also reinforced the importance of stepping back. He says it’s important to delegate to others, so you can watch from afar and think more strategically, to better steer the business.

“Ex-service people have the ability, focus and determination to be a great success as their own boss, and of course are not frightened of hard work. “The military gives you a ‘can do’ attitude, it teaches you to find a way through a problem and see a project through to completion in a timely manner, regardless of how important or tedious the task is,” she says. Twelve years ago they set up a company with the aim of reusing redundant Ministry of Defence properties.

It isn’t a physical place, but rather an approach to carrying out and delivering work. It’s being driven by massive changes in the technologies available to us as employers and employees, as well as the demographics, habits and preferences of our increasingly diverse workforce. After leaving the Army, Gary had a brief stint of employment in the commercial sector to get some experience, but felt he had “unfinished business”. His “burning desire and drive” to run his own company took over and after being awarded the training contract with the AA, he decided to dive straight in and set up on his own. For training company boss Gary Tucker, the “leadership skills, drive and passion” he needed to start a business had been well honed after a 23 year career in the military.

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It’s powerful yet easy to use, and it’s designed to help your team work better together. A member of our team will work through our assessment process with you and identify the next steps to get involved. We provide the underlying transport network, the virtual overlay, and the platform to prioritise everything.

But getting ahead of the competition means going further, being fully tech-enabled and deploying the best automation, digitalisation and artificial intelligence solutions. And, for many companies, tech-enablement is a vital springboard for bigger transformations. We have a proven track record in delivering services to a range of public sector related customers including Gloucestershire schools, Police, Gloucester City Council and a range of trusts and voluntary organisations. Understanding the practical benefits of adopting digital software, and how to choose the right products and use them in a business, are some of the main barriers to successful digital technology investment. 1 in 3 small and medium-sized businesses also say costs are a significant barrier.

These centres acknowledge that they need to conduct more active searches, mainly for profiles with rare languages or technological roles, especially software engineers (front-end, back-end, and full stack), data scientists, and cyber security specialists. Aveiro and Braga, in the centre and north of the country respectively, have undergone an important transformation in recent years, and boast two of the top universities in the country, The University of Aveiro and the University of Minho. Aveiro was recently honoured with the Harvard University “Innovation Award in Community Involvement” for its Aveiro Tech City project aimed at stimulating innovation in the city. Companies such as Nokia Networks, Siemens, and Bosch have opened development centres in Aveiro, and the French automotive industry supplier Faurecia has a Global Business Services centre there. Likewise, companies as Webhelp, Bosch, Concentrix, Fujitsu, and Accenture have chosen to locate their Business Services Centres in Braga. In this example, we are only interested in whether the online shop is available to its customers, so the rule sets are designed to report if the whole service is down.