Rewards & Benefits
We take great pride in rewarding our staff for the fantastic work they do.
Here are some of the benefits depending on your role that you would receive as a Paul Smith employee.
Work Life Balance
We recognise the importance of work-life balance. To support this, many of our head office roles offer hybrid working and flexi-time.
Paul Smith Discount
All eligible employees are entitled to a generous discount on Paul Smith and licensed products, as well as exclusive access to private sales.
Bonus & Commission
Sales Consultants receive a generous commission structure and we reward our Retail Management teams with a competitive Managers Bonus Scheme.
A generous seasonal clothing allowance is given to all eligible employees. This can be enhanced through our ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme. Eligible employees are also entitled to a seasonal uniform.
Paul Smith is committed to providing an environment that supports the wellbeing of employees – physically and mentally, we offer Gender Neutral Miscarriage & Baby Loss Support where employees can take up to 4 weeks’ additional paid leave. We also offer Domestic Abuse Support.
Employees receive an annual entitlement of 25 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays. We offer the option to purchase or sell up to five extra holiday days a year (pro-rata for part-time employees).
Via our partnership with VitalityHealth we offer private medical insurance to eligible staff, along with life insurance and income protection. Free eye care vouchers, tax-free childcare and discounted gym memberships are also available.
All employees that meet the criteria, after a 3-month postponement from their start date, will be automatically enrolled into the corporate pension scheme, currently provided by Aegon.
We reward our staff for milestone lengths of service, offer awards and incentives to celebrate hard work and provide an internal platform for you to recognise colleagues for their achievements.
Support and Advice
The Retail Trust is our Employee Assistance Programme providing all employees and dependants access to free and confidential health and wellbeing support. In addition, permanent employees aged over 18 and under 70 years of age, have access to the Help@Hand app from Unum, our Life Cover providers; providing free health and wellbeing support for you and your family.
Retail Partner Discounts
Our benefits website provides employees access to thousands of leading discounts and offers, not only at high street retailers but also on entertainment, health and wellbeing, travel and attractions.
Day For Change
We offer all permanent employees a day for change, 1 extra day of paid leave each year, to allow the opportunity to become involved in volunteering and charity projects, taking an active part in the local community or taking action to support local groups and communities who are marginalised.
Cycling is a passion at Paul Smith. We are enrolled with a cycle to work scheme so you can purchase a tax-free bike along with all the gear you need to get going.
To make the cost of your daily commute more manageable, we offer discounts on public transport in Nottingham or an interest free travel loan in London and elsewhere in the UK. We have a workplace parking levy at our Nottingham office which is subsidised.
SmartTech offers eligible employees the opportunity to get the latest tech at the best price and spread the payments over your salary, interest free. Our partnership with Currys can help organise unexpected expenses with tech emergencies or even for those little luxuries.