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Esendex Overview

Nottingham, England
51 to 200 employees
2001
Company - Private
Cable, Internet & Telephone Providers
Unknown / Non-Applicable
We're a global business communication provider, delivering reliable SMS, voice, web and multichannel solutions. Our powerful yet intuitive products and services allow businesses to effectively engage and interact with customers, staff or ... Read more

Company Updates

  • A day in the life of a new Esendex employee

    Working for Esendex is not only great for your career, but it is a fun and exciting business to work for. But don't just take our word for it, read what one of our new starters had to say about their first few weeks here at Esendex.

  • Nottingham telecoms firm to introduce 'next generation of SMS' | TheBusinessDesk.com

    Nottingham telecommunications firm Esendex has partnered with leading online supermarket Ocado to create what it is calling "example interactive customer journeys". Esendex is working with Ocado to deliver Rich Communication Services (RCS), which aims to upgrade branded mobile communication RCS aims to upgrade all branded mobile communication, from relatively rudimentary activity such as sales promotions and delivery updates for example, to far richer content that Esendex says consumers have never experienced before.

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Esendex – Why Work For Us?


Back in 2001, we set out in Nottingham to build a quality SMS service. Since then we’ve grown by an exciting 25% year on year. In 2017, backed by leading European technology investor HgCapital, Esendex took the next steps in our success story, purchasing SMSpubli (Spain), and joining with Mobyt (Italy) and SMSEnvoi (France) to create Europe's number one business messaging company.

Who we are

Esendex employs 140 of the brightest minds in the industry; we've conquered a number of countries and provide business communication solutions for a broad range of customers throughout the world. We’ve been awarded some impressive certifications, but don’t worry, we’ve not let this go to our heads - we’re as passionate about everything we do as we ever were!

What we do

We provide businesses with fast, reliable and cost effective ways of keeping in touch with their customers and staff. With direct connections to all the mobile networks and highly reliable in-house platforms, we’re confident that we have the best communication solutions on the market. Don’t just take our word for it – have a sneaky peek at what some of our customers think!

How we do it

One of our secrets to success is being able to provide the environment for employees who are passionate about what they do, to be the best they can be. In-house development, direct network connections and technology that consistently satisfies our customers, sets us apart and coincides with our belief that ‘every message matters.’

From our amazing office space, benefits and passionate people, our culture is one of the things that sets us apart. Our staff council speak for the wider team and have the ear of our CEO, so everyone's voice is heard. Transparency over our mission and goals mean employees feel valued and involved in the future of the business. 

Our people are selected for their personal qualities, integrity and skill; their brilliance is what makes us one of the best business messaging services around.

Our support and engineering teams are based in-house, so there's no compromise on quality from the start of a project through to completion. We believe that a great environment produces great work, and our international offices share the same collaborative, supportive spirit!

Working at Esendex offers great career opporunities, excellent benefits and a lively social life.

If you enjoy making a difference and relish learning and self-improvement, then a career with us could be your next move!


Our team members have an emotional attachment to what they do. They are energised and are excited by the challenges ahead, consistently delivering the very best they can. 

Our teams are bold, they think big. They create innovative solutions by looking beyond the obvious and never let the fear of failure hold them back.

Every member of the team understands the importance of personal and team responsibility in meeting the commitments they make to business.

Our teams act with personal integrity and assume positive intent, building trust with our customers.



The Benefits of working for Esendex

When it comes to our benefits and perks, we like to think we have everything you'd expect...

Plus, we offer way more than the basics

  • A day off work on your birthday
  • On site games room
  • £2000 refer a friend bonus
  • Summer family fun day
  • £350 vouchers for Christmas
  • Flexibility
  • Travel loans
  • Annual bonus of £800 - £1600
  • Weekly beer o'clock
  • Loyalty awards
  • Free fruit, cereal, tea & coffee
  • Holiday buy/sell
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Subsidised car parking
  • Bi-Monthly social events
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular charity events

Esendex Reviews

  • Featured Review

    "Making a difference, everyday"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Esendex full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    It's a very dynamic place to work where you're given full autonomy to do your job and add your own methodology/twist. The business supports your development (in and out of work) and more importantly looks after YOU as a person. A great place to find yourself and build up with a strong positive support network along the way

    Cons

    Not many to be honest. The business has challenges like any other but the people and culture make this easy to overcome

    Advice to Management

    Support the front line staff that are going above and beyond their role. They are the ones that will keep the momentum going, provide a face and reputation to our business and will drive success with the backing of the wider business

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Esendex photo of: Staff Social - Go Karting
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Esendex Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Nottingham, England
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    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Esendex (Nottingham, England).

    Interview

    Applied through an agency. Had a phone interview, followed by 2 face to face interviews, with verbal and numerical testing in between. Very relaxed feel, informal dress code, everyone very professional and approachable.

    Interview Questions

    • A mixture of competency questions and questions about my experience   Answer Question
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Esendex Awards & Accolades

  • UK Ones to Watch, European Business Awards, 2018
  • 1000 Companies to Inspire Europe 2017, London Stock Exchange, 2017
  • Innovation of the Year, Utilities and Telecom Awards, 2017
  • Best Credit & Collections Technology, The Credit Awards, 2017
  • Placed in the top 50 fastest-growing companies, The Nottinghamshire Growth Barometer, 2018
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