Wavex Technology

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

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Best Company to work for in the UK
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Work doesn't make staff sick at Wavex. This London-based firm, which manages IT for smaller companies, has an excellent team spirit and healthy atmosphere. The health of the 77 UK employees doesn't suffer due to their jobs (an 83% positive score). Everyone can work from home with company laptops and BlackBerrys, and take time off for a child's school event. As a result, staff don't suffer from excessive stress (80%) or regularly feel exhausted (52%). Colleagues really help out (87%, and a top 15 score). With awaydays such as skydiving or a weekend at Alton Towers to celebrate the firm's 10th anniversary, teams have fun together

Featured Workplace Factors

My Team

91% of staff agreed

The experience I gain from this job is valuable for my future

Strong teams are built with the introduction of different teams and functions and how a new employee's role is interlinked with other departments. There are also regular meetings where each department share their results against their key performance indicators.

My Company

94% of staff agreed

I have confidence in the leadership skills of the senior management team

The flat hierarchy of management and open plan offices mean that management and directors are approachable and interact with staff. Directors and managers also socialise weekly with staff.

Leadership

93% of staff agreed

My manager cares about me as an individual

Managers are encouraged to attend training courses and these are subsidised by the company. Some qualifications include CIPD, ILT and PRINCE2. Managers are also mentored by the directors having weekly informal catch ups. Most managerial positions are through internal promotions.

Benefits

Maternity

Companies offering at least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative.

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Best Small Companies to work for in the UK
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93
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93
Best NFP Organisations to work for in the UK
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