Portfolio Recovery Associates Inc., a publicly traded financial and business services company, plans to bring 200 new jobs to North Richland Hills. PRA plans to immediately hire 150 operations managers, account representatives and other professional positions, with an additional 50 employees by the end of 2014.
The company’s new 45,000-square-foot call center at 6341 Grapevine Highway in North Richland Hills will have capacity for more than 550 employees, and will play a key role in managing PRA’s continued growth. Headquartered in Norfolk, Va., PRA has more than 3,300 employees in the United States and the United Kingdom. Portfolio Recovery Associates Inc. trades on the Nasdaq under the symbol PRAA.