Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Vehicle Leasing and Insurance
  • Year established:
    2004
  • Website:
    http://www.vanarama.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Vanarama, Maylands Avenue, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 7DE

About Vanarama

Vanarama offer vehicle leasing products and vehicle insurance, mainly servicing the construction industry.

With 53 regional offices, Vanarama are able to help solve people’s vehicle leasing problems throughout the UK. Their aim is to help people get behind the wheel of a new van in the most cost-effective and simplest way possible.

Founder Andy Alderson set up Vanarama in 2004 as a used vehicle retailer called Autorama before moving into B2B leasing of commercial vehicles in 2007. Andy has a genuine passion for outstanding customer service and founded the company on this ethos. Their ‘8-point Price Protection Guarantee’ and ‘5-star Customer Service Charter’ are differentiators in a crowded market.

The team follows four key principles: HIPE - honesty, integrity, passion and energy.

Their head office is in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.


What is it like to work for Vanarama

Leadership
Leadership
Training by a Gazelles-qualified business coach gave Vanarama a number of core values. They are promoted by every manager and team leader in the business. The ‘Extra Myles Awards’, named in memory of a staff member who passed away in 2017, recognises team members who best display the core values.
My Company
My Company
The ‘8-point Price Protection Guarantee’ and ‘5-star Customer Service Charter’ give customers peace of mind. By focusing on customer care, the company reduces pressure on employees by giving them tools and autonomy to make decisions for the benefit of customers.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
The Mustang incentive was introduced following the sales team’s keen interest in cars, which rewards the highest-performing sales account manager with a brand new sport Mustang for a whole month.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

  • Gym
    Gym

    companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies offering profit related pay to all employees

  • Development
    Development

    Companies who provide support for non-work related training

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    13%

  • Staff:

    187

  • Earning £35,000+:

    20%

  • Average Age:

    34

  • UK sites:

    51

  • Male : Female:

    51% / 49%

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