Meet our expert, Mellanie Sweeney

Behind the scenes with our expert, Mellanie Sweeney, Senior Regulatory Development Executive

Meet our expert, Matt Davies

Behind the scenes with our expert, Matt Davies, HR Director

Meet our expert, Jessica Legge

Behind the scenes with our expert, Jessica Legge, HR Business Partner and Talent Acquisition Manager

Meet our expert, Daksh Kapoor

Behind the scenes with our expert, Daksh Kapoor, Customer Service Manager

Matt Davies, HR Director is running for India

Matt Davies, Target's HR Director is raising money for the vaccination programme in India. He's running 5km every day for 30 days. An incredible effort!

Meet our expert, Bahader Hussain

Behind the scenes with our expert, Bahader Hussain, Learning & Development Manager

Meet our expert, Laura Alexander

Behind the scenes with our expert, Laura Alexander, Head of Automation, AI and BI

Meet our expert, Geraint Chamberlain

Behind the scenes with our expert, Geraint Chamberlain, Product Director

Meet our expert, Beth Collins

Behind the scenes with our expert, Beth Collins, Solutions Consultant

Showcasing Target at Digital Careers Week

We were delighted to participate in ‘Newport Digital Careers Week’, and host a live talk about Target.

Jolly Jumpers All Round!

We were excited to take part in the Jolly Jumpers 2020 campaign organised by City Hospice.

Target Group creates some Sparkle!

Thanks to the kind donations from our wonderful colleagues, we raised an amazing £565! This fantastic sum has managed to buy over 100 selection boxes and 72 gifts.

Target sets a Recycling Challenge!

How do you take part in Recycling Week when most of our teams are working from home? We set a Recycling Challenge!

Volunteering at new City Hospice shop in Cardiff

On Monday, the Marketing team volunteered at the new City Hospice shop in Rhiwbina, Cardiff. The shop is due to open on Thursday this week, so it was all hands on deck to get the donations ready for the big day!

Target donates food to Trussell Trust

Target's Cardiff office have donated leftover tuck shop items to a local food bank, The Trussell Trust, and raised a further £7200 for this year's chosen charity, LATCH

Target proud to sponsor Ynysddu Welfare Football Club

We are delighted to be able to sponsor Ynysddu Welfare Football Club and pay for the team’s new kit!

Easter Baking & Craft Competitions at Target

A massive well done to everyone who entered our Easter Baking & Craft Competitions. The standard of entries was pretty amazing which made it very difficult to pick our winners.

Target proud to sponsor local teams

We were delighted to be able to sponsor local teams and provide them with new kit.

Time To Talk Day 2020

On 6th February 2020, Target's people took part in Time To Talk Day - a time to talk about mental health and help change lives.

Target proud to sponsor Treowen Stars

We were delighted to be able to sponsor Treowen Stars Junior Football Club and pay for the team’s kit.

Orchard Planting day at the Gwent Levels

A group of volunteers from Target were pleased to take part in an Orchard Planting day at the Gwent Levels.

Christmas Panto for Ty Hafan

A team from Target took part in the annual Ty Hafan Christmas Panto.

40 Years of Innovation!

Target Group is 40! We're kicking off celebrations this week, and as part of the fun we're sharing 40 facts and stats about Target's 40 year history. Keep a look our for our upcoming posts! We hope you enjoy a look back at some great achievements and meet some of our fantastic team.

Craft Time for Ty Hafan

A team from Newport HQ hand made some Christmas-themed goodies for Ty Hafan to sell to raise funds for the hospice

Volunteering for City Hospice, Cardiff

Today, a team from Target helped to sort donated items, ready to be sent to City Hospice's retail stores across South Wales.

Helping Our Community at the Cardiff Food Bank

A team from Target helped out at Cardiff's Food Bank today.

“Customer Support and Mental Health” training from Mind

Target was pleased to welcome a trainer from Mind to our Chester office, who delivered a really insightful training session with some great information around mental health.

Afternoon Tea at Target

For the second year running, a team from Target hosted an afternoon tea for Re-Engage, a charity that arranges events for elderly people in the community.

High Tidiers Beach Clean

A team from Target's Chester office took part in a Beach Clean with High Tidiers at West Kirby

Time for Walkies!

A team of willing volunteers from Target Group's Newport office spent the day at Newport City Dogs Home to help with walking the canine residents and general support for the team on site.

Charity 5-a-side football tournament

We recently held our inaugural 5-a-side football tournament in order to raise money for our Newport office's charity partner, Awstin's Journey. Our Customer Service team were crowned winners of what turned out to be an amazing event...we even managed to raise just over £300 too!

Women in Target – An audience with…

We recently hosted 'An Audience with Marcella Rich & Rhiannon Williams' who are our two leading ladies on our Executive Committee. They took time out of their busy schedules to share stories of their early careers, aspirations and overcoming obstacles to achieve success with our Women In Target team. #WinT #BalanceForBetter

Growing your potential

As a business we foster a learning and development culture and we champion our team to own their development journeys. To help them grow their potential we've launched our Career Paths booklet to enable employees identify all the opportunities available and support them on the next run of the career ladder.

Mental health matters

We recognise each of us will have periods where our mental wellbeing may fluctuate. Our aim is to help our employees feel great but also well equipped to deal with whatever life throws at them by introducing our Mental Health First Aiders for additional support whenever they may need it

Charity Donations

Over the last year we’ve seen some of you go to crazy lengths to raise money ranging from trekking across mountains, touring Europe in an old banger to even jumping out of a plane!

Diversity and Inclusion at Target Group

Over the past few months I’ve been working with people across the business to launch our new Diversity and Inclusion strategy, something which is very close to my heart, and that I’ve been championing over recent months.

Target team in fundraising bid for Mind

A cross-functional team from Target will be undertaking the South Wales Three Peaks Challenge in March, and a tandem skydive in April to raise funds for mental health charity, Mind.

Success for Target Group’s annual Wellbeing Week

From 11-15 February 2019, working at Target was all about Wellbeing! Our amazing HR team organised a host of fantastic competitions, treats and talks for us all to enjoy.

Target Group launches Women in Target

Fantastic inaugural Women in Target session today!

Valentine’s Day cake sale raises over £150 for Alzheimer’s Society!

Valentine's Day cake sale raises over £150 for Alzheimer's Society!

Wow! Team Target raises an incredible £30,000 for charity!

WOW! We've just done the final calculation! Thank you to all of Team Target for raising an incredible £30,000 for charity in the past 12 months! It's been quite simply an amazing effort.

Target Group employees help local school to create new art space

A group of willing volunteers from Target Group donned their DIY clothes today to help local school, Tredegar Park Primary School in Newport, South Wales to create a new art, design and technology space for the pupils.

Target delighted with double WCCA nomination!

Two of Target's fantastic team have been named as finalists for the prestigious Welsh Contact Centre Forum Awards 2019!

Financial Investments Team hits £1,000 fundraising target

Last year, the Financial Investments Team at our Newport office set themselves a challenging fundraising target. How did they get on?

Target Group teams to volunteer at local Alzheimer’s Society centre

We have a number of volunteer activities with our Newport office's chosen charity, Alzheimer's Society, scheduled for the coming months.

Wellbeing Week 11 – 15 Feb 2019

We take the Wellbeing of our teams here at Target very seriously, providing support all year round. But each year, during Wellbeing week we take things a step further launching new challenges and initiatives in the workplace.

Christmas Gifts for Ty Hafan

Here is Caroline Woolf from Target's HR team, handing over gifts donated by Target colleagues to Corporate Partnerships Manager, Kelly at South Wales Children's Hospice Ty Hafan this morning.

Dragons’ Den at St Illtyd’s Catholic High School

Thank you St. Illtyd's Catholic High School for inviting our Risk and Compliance Director Terry Baxter, and Head of Procurement Lloyd Isgrove to join their Dragons' Den panel on 20th December 2018.

Christmas Food Bank Donations

Teams from our Cardiff office have been raising money to buy food parcels for Cardiff Food Bank.

Charity Pantomime Fun!

"This is such a noble cause" said the team from Target Group who energetically performed in local children's hospice, Ty Hafan's Christmas Pantomime yesterday.

Target’s Newport teams help out at local Food Bank

Yesterday, a group from Target were proud to help out at Newport's Food Bank.

Christmas Crafting!

A team from Target had a productive day yesterday, making Christmas decorations for local children's hospice Ty Hafan

Helping out at Cardiff Food Bank

On Tuesday, a team from Target's Cardiff office helped out at Cardiff's Food Bank.

Children in Need fundraising

We are VERY impressed with Kingsley Barnette from our Primary Servicing team's wonderful Pudsey Bear cake!

Annual TargetFest hits the Newport office today

We're thrilled to host TargetFest at our Newport office today

Target Group at University of South Wales Graduate Fair

Our Graduate Recruitment Team had a busy day at University of South Wales today

Management Programme Graduates

Congratulations to Nick Shyne (in red) who's completed Target's 2 year Graduate Management Programme and joins the Transformation & Continuous Improvement Team

SPOOOOOKY Halloween Fun at Target!

An incredible effort by everyone at Target for Halloween this week

Sorting it for Ty Hafan

Yesterday our Business Change team was helping out at Ty Hafan's Bridgend warehouse in South Wales

Afternoon Tea at Target for Contact the Elderly UK

A huge thank you to all of our volunteers who helped out at yesterday's Contact the Elderly UK afternoon tea at our Newport office

Target Group proudly sponsors the Newport Volunteer Achievement Awards 2018

Target Group is proud to sponsor the 2018 Newport Volunteer Achievement Awards. Pictured is Risk and Compliance Director Terry Baxter with Kieran Richards, the winner of the Young Volunteer Award.

Target Group – Leaders of the future

Since January 2018, 15 of our leaders will have received their Institute of Leadership & Management award; 28 leaders successfully completed our leadership training course; and 45 commenced their leadership training journey.

Target wins at 2018 Welsh Contact Centre Awards!

Target's Training team wins People Development Award at the 2018 Welsh Contact Centre Awards!