Quick facts

About Freedom Finance


What is it like to work for Freedom Finance

My Manager
My Manager
Manager’s competency is assessed so that bespoke training and development can be provided on a regular basis with checks to ensure quality. L+D works to support managers by regularly assessing their training and coaching skills, providing feedback and development to improve this. Managers attend induction training to embed the vision and values and lend valuable context to their work across the business. L+D works hard to coach managers to provide the best feedback, support and development utilising a sports coaching methodology, ensuring that all staff at all levels of the business can expect the same consistent level and format of support. Lead Advisors are supported on their unique development path by L+D Managers to ensure their vision of a new career in management is fulfilled.
My Team
My Team
They have ‘Your Forum’ which gives the employees a voice and is there to help ensure that there is dialogue throughout the company at all levels. Conversations are constructive and positive about what is happening around their business. It’s also an opportunity to raise any concerns or issues in a safe environment. They have regular social events in which they encourage varying teams to interact. Recently they had a bowling event where they mixed up the teams to improve cross team interaction.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Freedom Finance has a charity committee. The committee holds various activities and competitions where all proceedings go to their chosen charity, St Anne’s Hospice. At the end of each month they hold a dress down day where employees have to pay £1 to participate, the event has proven to be extremely popular with employees. Employees have participated in the Manchester Midnight Walk for St Anne’s Hospice and also helped and attended a Quiz Nights and Bake Sales. Other events that staff have organised for another charity called Brainwave are a sponsored 5k run, fancy dress days, and formal dress Wednesdays. Freedom Finance holds an annual event called Freedom Festival, which is run across the entire workforce for their chosen charity. The activities that were in this year’s festival included mangers participating in several events across the week such as limbo, races and treasure hunting events.

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

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

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Staff:

    150

  • Average Age:

    34

  • Staff Turnover:

    34%

  • Male : Female:

    48% / 52%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    9%

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