Benefits and rewards
In addition to a competitive salary based on skills and experience, as an employee at Black Sun, you will have access to a range of great benefits and perks, including:
Upon joining, you’ll be eligible for 25 days’ holiday per year (pro-rated if you join mid-year). Additional discretionary ‘bonus’ days are awarded for long service at Black Sun, enabling you to take advantage of a maximum of 27 days of holiday.
We operate an annual bonus scheme for all our employees to enable everyone to share in our success when the company achieves its financial targets.
We believe that the more successful we are in developing our people, the more rewarding and successful our business will become. As an employee at Black Sun, you’ll have access to an extensive suite of training through our ‘Full Circle Talent Development Programme’ to help you develop the skills to progress your career and be successful in your role.
Group Life Assurance
On joining Black Sun you will be insured under our Group Life Assurance Scheme.
Group Personal Pension Plan
After three months’ at Black Sun, you will be enrolled on the Company’s group personal pension scheme, which is a great way to save for your retirement. The Company will contribute 3% of salary to the pension scheme and you will need to contribute a minimum of 5%.
Employee Assistance Programme
You and your family will have access to a confidential 24/7 helpline, providing you with a range of services including bereavement counselling, financial/debt management, family and childcare advice.
Black Sun operates a Payroll Giving scheme (following probation) which enables you to donate through your payroll to any charity or voluntary organisation within the UK. The donation is made from your gross pay, enabling the charity to benefit from Gift Aid.
Season Ticket Loan
To help you manage the costs of travel in London, following 6 months at the company you can apply for an interest-free loan to pay for an annual season ticket, which will allow you to take advantage of the savings of an annual travel card.
Cycle to Work
This is a fantastic way to get a bicycle and accessories to use to commute to work, whilst spreading the cost over 12 months and taking advantage of the tax savings via payroll. This benefit is available after 6 months in the company.
Because great people know great people, we offer a referral bonus for successful referrals into the business!
Early Finish Fridays
We work hard all week, so provided there are no client deadlines, everyone can head off from 4.30pm on Fridays and get an early start to their weekend.
And whilst we love our jobs, we also like to have some fun along the way. We have a continuous social programme throughout the year with drinks evenings, sports activities, Bake Offs...and breakfast every Friday! But don’t take our word for it, come and see for yourself!