RS Components Overview

  • www.rs-components.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1937
  • Company - Public
  • Taxi & Car Services
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

Since 1937, we have been a leading distributor of Electronic, Electrical & Industrial components and supported generations of engineers with products for all types of applications. With more than 80 years of history and experience behind us, we are a FTSE 100 with £2 billion in ...

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2019(#39)

Company Updates

December 7, 2021
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We are proud to announce that Electrocomponents returned to the FTSE 100 under Baroness Fairhead - making us one of a record 16 companies in the index to be chaired by a woman.
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March 30, 2021
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We are proud to announce our partnerships with disability focused recruitment platform, Evenbreak and D&I, and leadership recruitment platform Vercida. Additionally, we are also proud to continue our partnership with myGwork, which connects us with candidates from the LGBTQ+ community.
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RS Components Reviews

3.8
69%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
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Lindsley Ruth
Lindsley Ruth
196 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"One Year Work Anniversary"

Jul 8, 2021 - Treasury Manager in London, England
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Pros

I have worked for RS for a year now and feel it's a really great place to work!! I have been home based, due to Covid, throughout. I feel included and valued and really part of the Company with

Cons

Due to Covid i have only met my team in person once. NOT a fault of RS.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.
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Diversity & Inclusion at RS Components

3.9
(106 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At RS Components, we aim to ensure diversity, inclusivity, and accessibility are at the heart of our business and woven into the fabric of every part of our global organisation.

We have not solved some of our diversity challenges around gender equality in our leadership te

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Does there seem to be diversity at RS Components?

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RS Components Interviews

Experience
Positive57%
Negative29%
Neutral14%
Getting an Interview
Applied online65%
Recruiter9%
In Person9%
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  1. Featured Interview

    Technical Architect Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at RS Components (United Kingdom) in Aug 2018

    Interview

    Technical query session followed by discussion of previous history and how I would approach certain problems. Interview was with two senior architects who both were quite knowledgeable. This was followed by a discussion as to what the role involved.
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RS Components Awards & Accolades

  • Distributor of the YearElektra Awards2021
  • Best Marketing Campaign of the Year (Electrocomponents)Elektra Awards2021
  • Educational Support Award (Electrocomponents)Elektra European Electronics Industry Awards2021

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What is health insurance like at RS Components?

...The benefits are good, with pension, health care etc......

March 29, 2021

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