News : Netflix to Open Israel Customer Call Center
Jerusalem, Israel, March 22, 2017 -- The US company is advertising for Hebrew speaking customer support staff and is set to shake up Israel's TV market.
Following the report in "Globes" this week that Netflix was preparing a Hebrew interface, buying local content, and translating content it wants to broadcast in Israel into Hebrew, sources inform "Globes" that the company is setting up a local call center, and has published an announcement to that effect.
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The announcement says that Netflix is looking for customer support personnel speaking fluent Hebrew for its Hebrew-speaking customers. The company says it will pay a fair wage, and that previous experience is an advantage.
Netflix is translating increasing quantities of foreign content into Hebrew, and is also buying local content in order to offer value to its customers.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Thursday, March 23, 2017