Scottish Equitable

Hidden mission statement
http://www.scoteq.co.uk/

Officially a Very Good
Company to Work For

Officially a Very Good
Company to Work For

Officially an Outstanding
Company to Work For

Officially an Outstanding
Company to Work For

Officially a World Class
Company to Work For

Officially a World Class
Company to Work For

Officially a Good
Company to Work For

Officially a Good
Company to Work For

Officially a Global*
Good Company
to Work For

Officially a Good
Company to Work For
Globally*

#
97
Best Company to work for in the UK
No items found.
th
Best Company
to work for

One of the UK's largest pension and investment companies is keen to invest in its own workforce. Eight years ago, Scottish Equitable, founded as a mutual society in 1831, joined one of the world's largest insurers, the Dutch Aegon Group. In 1999, Aegon UK was formed as a holding company for the financial services firm, and Graham Dumble, an employee since 1977, became managing director. The Aegon motto is to “respect people, make money and have fun”, and this has been developed in two ways at the Edinburgh-based firm, which sells its products through independent financial advisers and has 35 branches around the country. Scottish Equitable gives its staff freedom to choose their hours and benefits. The firm pays course and examination fees for professional qualifications, and also covers the cost of materials. Everyone has regular assessments, which may be followed by discretionary bonuses of up to 10%. Having fun is important too, and social events have included white-water rafting and quiz nights. Almost four in five employees say the facilities contribute to a good working environment, and the firm offers an on-site fitness centre in Edinburgh, homeopathy and reflexology. “There is tremendous respect for individuals,” one employee said.

Featured Workplace Factors

Quick Facts

Organisation established in
Total number of employees
Number of UK locations
Employee average age
Male : Female employee ratio
Employees earning £35k+
Employee turnover (voluntary)

Benefits

No items found.

List Positions

National Ranking
#
97
Best Small Companies to work for in the UK
National Ranking
#
97
Best Mid-Sized Companies to work for in the UK
National Ranking
#
97
Best Mid-Sized Companies to work for in the UK
National Ranking
#
97
Best Large Companies to work for in the UK
National Ranking
#
97
Best Big Companies to work for in the UK
National Ranking
#
97
Best NFP Organisations to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
Sector Ranking
#
Best Companies to work for in the UK
London
#
Best Small Companies to work for in London
London
#
Best Mid Sized Companies to work for in London
London
#
Best Mid Sized Companies to work for in London
London
#
Best Large Companies to work for in London
London
#
Best Big Companies to work for in London
The Midlands
#
Best Companies to work for in the Midlands
East of England
#
Best Companies to work for in the East of England
The North East
#
Best Companies to work for in the North East
The North West
#
Best Companies to work for in the North West
Northern Ireland
#
Best Companies to work for in Northern Ireland
Scotland
#
Best Companies to work for in Scotland
The South East
#
Best Companies to work for in the South East
The South West
#
Best Companies to work for in the South West
Wales
#
Best Companies to work for in the Wales
Yorkshire & The Humber
#
Best Companies to work for in Yorkshire & The Humber
Quote from the top...

Want to work for a Best Company?

If you like what you see and are interested in exploring any opportunities, please visit the organisation's careers page for more information.

Careers