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About Business & Enterprise North East


What is it like to work for Business & Enterprise North East

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
Through their self service HR information system, all employees can access their total reward statement. This provides instant and current access to Information on all aspects including their salary and benefits package. They have an in-house smoke cessation programme delivered by the NHS to help employees quit smoking They have an NHS delivered Weight No More Programme for all staff to promote all aspects of healthy eating and weight Management. In addition they have a food co-op which delivers fruit and vegetables to our HQ office on a weekly basis. As part of our wellbeing week, we have held food cookery demonstrations to promote health eating options and dishes and our staff cafe sells healthy food options as part of its menu range.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Business and Enterprise North East have an Environmental Group drawn from a range of staff from across the business who undertake their role on a voluntary basis. Their role has involved the development of the Environment Strategy which sets out their long-term commitment to the environment. It describes success, proposes performance targets and identifies issues and solutions to overcome them and covers, carbon management, sustainable procurement and consumption, protecting the environment and people strategy.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
They value the contribution of their employees and are committed to rewarding and recognising individual performance and contribution. The Reward Strategy will support the achievement and delivery of their Corporate Objectives and People Strategy, with a key strategic priority being the reinforcement of performance, behaviour and contribution through reward and recognition at individual, team and organisation level.

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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

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    10% of staff undertake charitable activities during business hours

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks' leave on full pay

Company Statistics

  • Annual Sales:

    £41,108,061

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    0.00

  • Sites:

    21

  • UK sites:

    21

  • Earning £35,000+:

    29%

  • Male : Female:

    39% / 61%

  • Number of Staff:

    419

  • Staff:

    419

  • Average Age:

    42

  • Staff Turnover:

    8%

  • Under 35 to Over 55 Ratio:

    No employees under 35

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