Thanks to an amazing group of talented team members, World Duty Free (WDF) is the market leader in UK airport retail. As part of Dufry, we have over 2,200 shops in 63 countries employing 31,000 staff servicing the shopping needs of 100s of millions of passengers.
At World Duty Free we have developed a range of benefits to help you make savings, celebrate achievements, offer you support and much more...
To help you to explore our benefits we have grouped them into 5 categories, which you will see outlined below. Read on and discover everything Worklife Plus can offer you.
Our company suggestion scheme encourages you to submit ideas for recognition and helps us improve as a business and remain a great place to work.
Service Recognition Scheme
The company has a scheme that recognises and rewards employees who demonstrate fantastic service to all our customers, both internal and external.
Long Service Awards
Recognises staff who have achieved 5, 10, 15, 20, 30 and 35 years service with a celebratory lunch.
We recognise employees who have zero sickness absence during the holiday year by giving them their birthday off in the following holiday year.
Refer a Friend
Receive an award for recommending friends or family to work for us.
Auto-enrolled but want to save more? Contribute to the Group Personal Pension Plan and the company will make regular contributions in addition to your own.
Life assurance equivalent to 1x annual salary is available for you, this increases to 3 x your salary if you are a member of the Group Personal Pension Plan.
Season Ticket Loan
Want some help towards to the cost of an annual season ticket to your place of work? If so you can benefit from an interest free ticket loan.
Internal Staff Sales Christmas Club
Want to get organised for Christmas? You can save some of your monthly salary to build up a voucher fund for those Christmas staff sales purchases. This will be available to spend from October.
Free Car Parking
Improve your commute by parking for free during your working day using company provided permits.
Local Public Transport Discounts
Use your airport ID to take advantage of the free travel zones or discounts on public transport and shuttle services provided by a number of airports (varies by location).
Your Worklife Balance
Ease your childcare costs by purchasing your childcare vouchers through Payroll taking advantage of Tax and National Insurance savings. Government proposals may lead to changes to this.
Give As You Earn
Donate to charities of your choice in a tax effective way. WDFG will also contribute an additional 10% of your chosen amount each month.
Want to take a career break of up to a year? Requests will be considered once you have been with us for at least 6 months.
Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Pay
We offer enhanced maternity and paternity pay providing you meet the eligibility criteria.
Want to get fit? Join the Ride2Work salary sacrifice scheme and save up to 40% off the cost of a new bike and accessories.
Tastecard & Tastecard Plus
Take advantage of the discounted company rate and join the nation’s largest dining club to enjoy discounts at 5000+ participating restaurants, cinemas, theatres and much more.
Internal Staff Sales
After 1 months service you are eligible to buy a wide range of our products at substantial discount using our online system.
Take advantage of the great offers and discounts on shopping, travel, entertainment and more when using the Your Rewards website.
Sign up and you can receive a discount off an O2 Refresh Airtime Plan plus other O2 offers such as Priority Moments.
Staff Airside Shopping
When working at the airport, you get the opportunity to enjoy discounts, usually at tax free prices, at numerous other airport retail outlets.
Touchdown offers numerous deals with airlines and hotels to travel sector employees.
Health Cash Plan
Enrol in this monthly payment plan and claim money back on a wide range of daily healthcare costs. Eg. optical and dental.
If you work on a VDU and find your eyes affected, you are entitled to a free eye test and a contribution towards your glasses.
Employee Assistance Programme
Free and confidential advice available 24/7, offering counselling and support on financial, medical and legal matters.