Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Design & Consultancy for Natural & Built Assets
  • Year established:
  • Website:
  • Contact
    • Arcadis Houe , 34 York Way , London , N1 9AB

About Arcadis UK

Arcadis are a design, engineering and consultancy business that work with both public and private sector clients. Significant organisations they have worked with of late include Network Rail, Highways England, South West Water, and many more.

The company has a long and rich history, tracing its roots back to the Association for Wasteland Redevelopment in the Netherlands in 1868. Today they operate across the UK in 25 offices.

The ultimate aim of Arcadis is to improve quality of life and create a sustainable future - and crucial to meeting their ambitions are five core values that run through the entire company. They are: people first; integrity; client success; collaboration; and sustainability.

Arcadis are led by Mark Cowlard, Chief Executive Officer UK & Ireland, who has held the post since March 2018.

The company believes that for Arcadis employees, the opportunities to grow, learn and explore are endless.

What is it like to work for Arcadis UK

Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Arcadis are dedicated to donating to charity and the local community. Every year Arcadis hold an annual business-wide charity fundraising event, and raised more than £160,000 for mental health charity MIND in 2018.
My Company
My Company
The company uses the ‘Team Connector Tool’ to improve dialogue between team members. In a meeting, participants enter into the tool the names of the colleagues present and spin the wheel - a question then pops up to start the conversation between attendees.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Line Managers are able to identify people who go the extra mile and they offer cash or non-cash awards, such as event tickets, bottles of champagne, and dinners at a restaurant, to employees. They also run an annual bonus scheme.

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  • Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Gym

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  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

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  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to all staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:


  • UK sites:


  • Staff:


  • Average Age:


  • Male : Female:

    53% / 47%

  • Earning £35,000+:


Regional Engagement

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