THE Christmas rush and increased seasonal spending are expected to create an estimated 5,800 jobs for Almeria Province.
Most will be in the beauty, cosmetics, perfume, luxury goods, electronics and the toy sector, said the Adecco employment agency which specialises in temporary jobs.
As well as the retail industry there will be work in logistics and transport, customer care, hospitality and hotel trades as well as the indirect employment that will be generated over the holiday season.
Adecca foresees a total of 83,000 jobs throughout Andalucia, 15 per cent more than last Christmas.
Contracts will also cover longer periods, the agency revealed, beginning in November and continuing into January and the winter sales.