The inside view from HR director Sarah Jackson

What makes the ideal employee? “An enthusiastic, entrepreneurial and passionate approach is a must. The ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment together with a can-do attitude is essential.”

What is the Links of London ethos? “The company has a strong ethos around collaboration and involvement.”

As a workplace, what sets you apart from your rivals? “We have a unique culture that encourages individuality while still keeping everyone focused
on achieving team goals.”

How do you strive to retain your staff? “Through effective management and providing the appropriate training and opportunities to ensure we are focused on continuously stimulating our talent.”

How do you ensure your employees have a good work/life balance? “We don’t have a long working hours culture, it’s about being productive during standard business hours.”

Founded 1990

Based London

Number of staff 596

Number of stores 87 stores and concessions globally

Number of days’ holiday 22, excluding bank holidays

Key employee benefits Group personal pension scheme, private medical insurance, generous staff discount, staff gift vouchers, childcare vouchers, a season ticket loan