Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Grant maker
  • Year established:
    2004
  • UK locations:
    National

About Big Lottery Fund


What is it like to work for Big Lottery Fund

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
The Employee Assistance Programme offers support to staff by providing a confidential counselling service for any problems that they may experience both in work and in their life outside work. Health screens are also available to all staff in the health care plan.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
A company wide Green Champions group has been established to support the companies work in reducing BIG’s carbon footprint and sustainability. The company encourage working from home and video conferencing to reduce the amount of travel between sites and therefore the level of pollution.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
BIG offers a competitive pay structure, comprised of eight grades which allow for staff progression. Staff salaries are reviewed annually and based on an individual's performance against their job responsibilities, agreed targets and objectives. Employees also receive performance based bonuses and eligibility for corporate sponsorship is linked to performance.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary or non-contributory pension scheme

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks' leave on full pay

Company Statistics

  • Annual Sales:

    £600,000,000

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    0

  • UK sites:

    13

  • Staff Turnover:

    14%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    16%

  • Average Age:

    35

  • Male : Female:

    38% / 62%

  • Male to Female ratio:

    38% / 62%

  • Staff:

    988

  • Provides work experience?:

    Yes

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