Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Specialist Tile Retailer
  • Year established:
    1963
  • Website:
    http://www.toppstiles.co.uk
  • Contact
    • Thorpe Way, Grove Park, Enderby, Leicester, LE191SU

About Topps Tiles plc

Topps Tiles are the UK's leading specialist tile retailer. It opened its first store in Sale, Manchester in 1963 and is currently led by Chief Executive Officer Matthew Williams. Topps Tiles has 373 stores across the UK and incorporates the talents of 1,500 specialist experts.

During maternity/paternity and all other forms of family leave, they communicate key business updates and changes where appropriate. They offer 20 weeks full pay for maternity/shared parental/adoption leave and two weeks full pay for paternity leave. They are supportive of flexible working both prior to, and following maternity/paternity leave and have several cases to support this at all levels of the business.

Store bonuses are based on a balanced scorecard which enables colleagues in stores to earn a bonus every quarter if the store meets sales targets. Under this bonus scheme, store employees can earn up to 25% of their annual salary.


What is it like to work for Topps Tiles plc

My Manager
My Manager
New starters are encouraged to spend a day in store shadowing a team before beginning with the company. This helps the employee and line manager to tailor any development support immediately. Once in store, managers are encouraged to coach and mentor their people.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
They deliver service training to store colleagues and provide a range of technical e-learning to colleagues on their products and processes to ensure teams remain specialists and are able to provide exceptional service to the customer.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Many teams raise money for Macmillan through events including cake sales, sports activities and quiz nights. They also participate in projects for the Leicestershire Cares Scheme such as painting community venues, and helping to preserve and protect trees in a local deer park.

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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

  • Gym
    Gym

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

  • 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

  • Staff:

    1979

  • Staff Turnover:

    25%

  • UK sites:

    370

  • Earning £35,000+:

    4%

  • Average Age:

    40

  • Male : Female:

    76% / 24%

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