UK best employers

The Bank of England

The Bank of England

When we speak about industry giants it is often very easy to overlook the seemingly obvious. The Bank of England could easily be considered on of these exceptions but to the very 'too close to see clearly' daily existence that it possesses. Without a doubt every single person in the United Kingdom is influenced or interacts with the Bank of England every single day of their lives. Formed back in 1694, making it the second oldest central bank in the world, it has become the core of British finance and is the cornerstone of our economy through controlled interest rates and the issue of banknotes.The primary role of the B of E in modern Britain is to ens...

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Working for the U.N.

Working for the U.N.

The United Nations is by no means a secret organisation but remarkably few people realize how many people they actually employ worldwide and under how many job umbrellas. You may be surprised to learn that in fact they have over 44,000 employed specialists working around the globe to make the world a better and safer place to live. Founded following the second world war the U.N. has worked tirelessly to combat strife wherever it can be found from poverty to war zones but they could not achieve this without dedicated staff working around the clock to get results. The U.N. itself is made up of six primary constituent parts: The General Assembly, who rol...

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Benefits of top companies

Benefits of top companies

Google: Born of the technological revolution Google is today one of the industry giants. Not especially in size but definitely in impact. With an average global revenue of over £10 Billion ($14.4 Billion) it certainly has economic strength. 1. "The future first" Working for Google certainly has its benefits not least of which is of course being at the front end of pioneering new technology advancements both online and in marketable media products.2. "The free lunch plan" While not the most appealing sounding feature of a company you should never underestimate Google's innovative thinking. To most people this is simply free food. To Google it is a chanc...

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BP

BP

BP, often referred to by its former name of British Petroleum is one of the world's Supermajor oil companies operating worldwide to produce oil and gas products. With a global turnover of more than £200 Billion and a British workforce numbering 15,000 strong they make up one of the largest employers in the UK. In fact in between the 1100 filling stations, 40 office units, 3 research centres, 4 major refineries and 40+ offshore drilling platforms there is almost no end of employment opportunities. 1. A list of jobs longer than your arm. If you are looking for job diversity then it does not come bigger and better than the oil industry. With a range of p...

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Unilever

Unilever

When it comes for working for a corporate giant there are few in the United Kingdom bigger than Unilever. This consumer goods giant produces a wealth of household goods that are loved and enjoyed every day from foodstuffs including Knorr and Flora to beauty products like Lynx and Dove. In fact with a range of over 400 products it is hard not to find at least 1 Unilever product in every house in Britain. Like most large companies Unilever is a large employer with over 172,000 people working for them worldwide and a large percentage of them working right here in the plants and research divisions in Britain. As a company they also enjoy strong financial s...

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Microsoft

Microsoft

What will happen if the individual experiences of different people, their knowledge and different approaches are linked together? Something very powerful with limitless potential will arise as a result. We are all different, and it inspires us to innovate and expand the possibilities of using a computer and the Internet as something more than it currently is. The Human Resources philosophy of Microsoft is a little something like this. The company has committed itself to follow the principle of diversity in all fields, which means it will provide equal opportunities to all employees as people but also the involvement of a broad spectrum of people from...

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Amazon

Amazon

As the largest company for the sales of goods and services via the Internet Amazon has about 90 thousand employees. Which means that the company has about 90 thousand jobs. You can try to get one of them if your skills and abilities are at the required level and being such an expansive company the opportunities are plentiful. For beginners hiring is a grand event. For someone who has changed jobs many times and is looking to start work in another company it is just routine. For an employee in the personnel department of Amazon hiring is just a mechanism, a specific pattern that is repeated every day. So it is possible to measure it, to test it and to i...

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Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover

Makers of some of the world's greatest machines Jaguar Land Rover, formed in 2002, is a global car and parts manufacturer extraordinaire. When it comes to iconic cars they have it covers with the Land Rover arm creating amazing off road vehicles capable of driving up mountains while keeping its occupants comfortable and Jaguar the creators of fabulous British sports cars and luxury saloons. With an output of over 460,000 vehicles (380,000 Land Rovers across the range and 80,000 Jaguars) per year across all their plants they are the top manufacturer of cars currently operating in Britain. These sales have created a revenue stream worth £20 billion per y...

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Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce is one of the most famous companies in the world specializing in the production of luxury cars. Getting a job in this company is an achievement worthy of respect and perhaps even a little envy. Products made by this company are renowned for their high quality and that’s why the expectations and demands placed on employees is also very high. 1. If you feel confident enough to compete for a position in the Rolls-Royce, first, honestly answer this fundamental question: Do I love cars as much as they deserve? The entire history of the company became possible only because of the love of its creators upon the cars they manufactured. One of the f...

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MI6

MI6

If you've always dreamed of being an associate of James Bond, have an exciting and challenging job, the details of which, however, you will never be able to tell anybody about, then it is time to contact The Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) better known as MI6. Many people immediately imagine a service to the interests of the British nation as a fascinating plot, which has a place for exploits, the delights of beautiful women (or men), dizzying chases and other delights that constitute a spy life, thanks to which films about the infamous agent 007 have become so popular. Let me bring you back to reality a second though as more than likely your job wi...

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