Quick facts
  • What we do:
    We are a multi-disciplinary property consultancy
  • Year established:
    1936
  • Website:
    http://www.bartonwillmore.co.uk/
  • Contact
    • The Blade, Abbey Square, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 3BE

About Barton Willmore

Barton Willmore are the UK’s largest independent, integrated planning and design consultancy. Working across a variety of sectors, they drive best practice across the property industry, local communities and the environment.

From their 12 offices nationwide, the company combine national influence with local knowledge to offer their customers the best possible advice. They are passionate about creating places that are not only commercially viable, but also sustainable, dynamic and progressive. From small country housing developments to city centre skyscrapers, their specialist teams can plan, design and deliver it.

As part of their core principles, Barton Willmore promise to be friendly, approachable and supportive, treating people as individuals and recognise that, whilst work is important, it is only one part of life.

The Senior Partner Mark Sitch undertakes his role in a way that reinforces the practice’s ethos of working together across offices and disciplines, whilst recognising and supporting the individual entrepreneurial drive of each partner.


What is it like to work for Barton Willmore

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Each year the company holds a competition for groups to make the case for a funded study trip to enhance their learning. In the past they have sent groups to the USA, Poland, Norway and Denmark to study various topics, from innovation districts to oil and gas exploration.
My Team
My Team
In the summer, the company held a professional but fun conference for all 350 staff in Birmingham, where there were workshops led by a variety of teams, a guest appearance from a sports champion and a fun-filled night that included samba drumming lessons, an awards ceremony, food markets and a live band.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
The company’s profit share scheme is contractual and is a key means of supporting Barton Wilmore’s ‘One Practice’ ethos. Each member of staff has a fraction of the profit share and extra fractions can be rewarded to employees for exceptional performance.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies offering profit related pay to all employees

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    13

  • Staff Turnover:

    20%

  • Average Age:

    35

  • Staff:

    352

  • Male : Female:

    51% / 49%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    63%

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