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Perks

2017

"We get contributions towards a gym membership."
First year trainee, Cambridge
"We get the usual perks: healthcare insurance, subsidised gym memberships, pension contributions and a season ticket loan etc. The cycle to work scheme was recently revoked though."
Second year trainee, Birmingham
"There aren't many but there are some good client events that trainees may get invited to."
First year trainee, London
"We get an extra day off in December."
First year trainee, London
"They don't have a cycle to work scheme..."
First year trainee, London

2016

"Gym subsidy of up to £250, a cycle to work scheme and a season ticket loan. We also get a pension and free private healthcare."
Second year trainee,
"The benefits here are standard; pension, health, season ticket loan etc."
First year trainee, London
"Corporate season tickets, a very good pension and corporate gym membership."
First year trainee, London
"My department has a trip to Calais every Christmas to collect French delicacies."
First year trainee, London
"Eye care, cycle to work scheme and gym membership."
First year trainee, Cambridge
"The food provided for conferences or training within the office is really good. Taxis are paid if you stay past 10.00 pm. I think including dental and some medical expenses could improve the benefits."
First year trainee, London
"Monthly staff drinks on the last Thursday of the month. Annual Christmas draw to attend a special dinner where partners serve the food."
Second year trainee, London
"Vouchers and an extra day of holiday at Christmas."
First year trainee, Manchester

2015

"The firm has a number of perks including a pension scheme, gym membership, season ticket loans, vouchers at Christmas and eye care vouchers. We also regularly receive emails in which we are offered the chance to bid for tickets to events and cricket matches which I would say is quite unique."
Second year trainee, Sheffield
"The food from our kitchen upstairs on our client floor is usually amazing, the staff cater to any theme or particular taste and the food and cocktails are always amazing. We do get a fairly good benefits package, with subsidised gym membership, corporate GP, pensions and season ticket loans. The firm is pretty good with flexible working too, with people able to work at home or part-time once family priorities begin to take precedence."
Second year trainee, London
"If you get involved in the charity work you can get some interesting perks: I got free music awards tickets, a VIP trip to the Houses of Parliament and a Take That concert from one of our nominated charities."
Second year trainee, London
"Perks include the fresh fruit provided every morning, and an excellent panoramic view of London from the balcony in the London office."
First year trainee, London
"The best perk is the annual season ticket loan for rail travel. The provision for death in service is excellent too."
Second year trainee, London
"I've received free tickets to both an England football game at Wembley and an England rugby game at Twickenham so far. Additionally we throw great big parties every now and then which are good fun."
First year trainee, London
"The firm offers a fairly standard package of gym subsidy, private medical insurance, cycle to work and a pension. Should tickets for corporate events become unneeded, they are open to auction for all staff."
First year trainee, Chelmsford

2014

"The corporate gym membership for Fitness First is very useful!"
First year trainee, London
"Free breakfasts are great!"
First year trainee, London
"You are given a Kennedys day in December to do your Christmas shopping!"
First year trainee, London
"The firm offer taxis to take you home if you work later than 10:30pm!"
Second year trainee, London
"Free drinks and good food on the top floor at the end of every month is a good perk."
Second year trainee, London
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