Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Fitness apparel and accessories brand, manufacturer & online retailer
  • Year established:
    2012
  • Website:
    http://www.gymshark.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Gymshark, Unit 1, Brooklands, Redditch , Worcestershire, B989DW

About Gymshark

Gymshark are a fitness apparel and accessories brand, manufacturer & online retailer based in the UK. The company is supported by over three million highly-engaged social media followers and customers in 131 countries.

Teenager Ben Francis and his high-school friends set up Gymshark in 2012 in a garage, and are now one of the fastest growing and most recognisable brands in fitness.

Gymshark’s core values, which are shared amongst staff and management, are progression, vision and family. These values are present in everything Gymshark do.

As a company in the fitness industry, Gymshark promote employee wellbeing by providing free, healthy breakfast and fruit everyday. The majority of Gymshark employees attend the gym themselves, and are offered a free sports massage one day per week.

Team members at Gymshark are regularly treated to lavish events. Previous trips have included lunch on a deluxe river cruiser, drinks and a barbecue at Kensington Roof Gardens and overnight accommodation at the high-end South Bank hotel.


What is it like to work for Gymshark

Leadership
Leadership
Gymshark’s Chief Executive Officer Steve Hewitt interacts with staff everyday by walking around the business and talking with all teams and individuals. All managers sit with their teams and interact across the business to promote communication and idea sharing.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Gymshark support any employee who wishes to develop their skills to aid with their role and future roles within the company. All ideas and suggestions are taken on board and Gymshark help to facilitate organising training sessions where possible.
My Company
My Company
Communicated at quarterly updates for the entire business, the company's aim is to understand 18-25 year old's better than any other company. By doing this, Gymshark can create the products to help people unlock their full, incredible potential.

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Benefits:

  • Gym
    Gym

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

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Companies offering private health insurance for all employees

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary, non-contributory pension scheme or one in which the employer puts in at least three times

  • Profit Related Payment
    Profit Related Payment

    Companies offering profit related pay to all employees

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff:

    105

  • Staff Turnover:

    22%

  • Average Age:

    27

  • UK sites:

    3

  • Earning £35,000+:

    30%

  • Male : Female:

    50% / 50%

Regional Engagement

In the press

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