Quick facts
  • Year established:
    1923
  • Website:
    http://www.trustford.co.uk
  • Contact
    • 2 Charter Court, Newcomen Way, Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom, CO4 9YA

About TrustFord

TrustFord sell new and used Ford cars, commercial vehicles, parts and operate a full garage workshop, repairs and vehicle servicing. They serve retail, fleet and parts customers across the UK.

Their goal is to drive the standard in customer care. They are committed to delivering the best service possible and recognise that the happiness of their colleagues and being an employer of choice is fundamental to their success.

Training and development of their people is at the heart of the business strategy. They put the customer at the centre of everything they do. This is critical to creating an engaging and exciting working environment for their 3,000-strong workforce.

TrustFord's family members who go above and beyond to embody their purpose, principles and ambition can be nominated for a PPA award by their colleagues or customers. Winners are awarded a gold badge, certificate and £100 in gift vouchers.

They are proud of their achievements to date, and believe that the hard work of their colleagues has driven their success, which today attracts recognition within the industry.


What is it like to work for TrustFord

My Manager
My Manager
All new GMs are coached by the founder of The Engagement Coach to help them on their journey. Members of the leadership team are trained coaches and have been matched to colleagues within the organisation who asks for support in their personal development. 
My Company
My Company
Through their exclusive induction academy, all new colleagues start their time at TrustFord with a residential stay at a hotel in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside, where they learn all about the business and their purpose, principles and ambition.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
TrustFord provide employees with an employee assistance programme, flexible benefits, and staff discounts. 

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 40% 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 subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees have more than 5 years' service

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:

    26%

  • Staff Turnover:

    27%

  • Staff:

    3015

  • Average Age:

    40

  • UK sites:

    66

  • Male : Female:

    76% / 24%

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