What? Appliances online
Why? Testament to our devotion to happiness is our purpose-built head office, Parklands. A creative environment that facilitates free thinking and encourages our people to thrive. Parklands is decked out with cutting-edge equipment and technologies, a dedicated social area, a spa, a hairdressers and even chef-prepared breakfasts and lunches throughout the day. What more could you need?
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Where? covent Garden London
What? Tech company
Why? Famous for having amazing office spaces, it’s no surprise that Google’s London office makes this list. With a ‘granny flat’ area decked out with old armchairs and rugs, a plushy couch space made up to look like a Victorian-style pub and a roof terrace with hedges and tables for fresh air, it really has a bit of everything. There is even an area where employees can sew their own seeds, but apparently the wait list to nab a patch is pretty lengthy
Where? Manchester and London.
What? Car sale adverts.
Why? AutoTrader’s offices features car-themed meeting rooms and chill out zones, as well as real cars in the office such as the Minis pictured above at the company’s London offices. These vehicles had to be specifically craned into the offices.
What staff say: “Inspiring work environment, a great ‘family’ feel with a real passion to drive a difference and create a positive change in the industry. Having only been with the company a short while I feel empowered and given full autonomy to ‘make a difference’ within the company and with our customers
where? St Katherines Docks
What? Financial Transaction Processing
Why? With clean lines, structured but flexible working spaces, sit, stand and movable desking, staff are able to migrate freely and comfortably through the office. They wanted to keep away from an open plan office but provide an open door policy.
Features Include: Acoustic booths, timber framework to glass partitioning, closed off working spaces, sliding /movable dividing walls, herringbone timber flooring, large commercial kitchen, catering services for staff, marble cladding, quiet room, mission control/NOC room, curved tinted glass, large entertainment area and sound system/Sonos.
What staff say: “Be yourself. Chances to develop yourself & the company’s international potential”
Why? Welcome to Houzz’s new home in the UK. Our shiny European headquarters have had a Houzz-style makeover and we’re opening our doors to take you on a tour of our new pad. Take a peek at our Mediterranean meeting room, snoop around our Italian dressing room and soak up the views from our rooftop terrace.
What? online community about architecture, interior design and decorating, landscape design and home improvement.
Apply: Interested in joining Houzz? Take a look at our job vacancy page for all the latest career opportunities.