Benefits of Working with ContractorUmbrella
Working as a contractor through an umbrella company could provide you with many benefits including varied experience and skills from different companies, higher financial rewards and flexible working conditions. However, when looking for an umbrella company, you should pay particular attention to the benefits they offer you as part of your employment contract.
Umbrella Company Benefits:
Key benefits you could receive as an employee of ContractorUmbrella:
- We know that your time is precious so all emails sent during office hours will be answered within 4 hours.
- Your call is important to us and will not be routed through a call centre. The phone will be answered by one of our specialist advisors within 3 rings.
- Your personal Account Manager will work with you to ensure that your employment with ContractorUmbrella is hassle free.
- As we run a payroll every single working day; we will make payment to you the same day recognized funds from your current assignment clear in our bank account.
- We have negotiated a comprehensive £17 million insurance package to cover employees of ContractorUmbrella.
- For the duration of the contract you will be guaranteed a monthly payment from us regardless of whether we have received funds for your assignment.
- You can submit both timesheet and expenses information through our online portal which is easy to use and totally secure.
- Invoices for work completed are emailed within 24 hours of your timesheet being submitted through our portal.
- Your expenses will be processed with the timesheet they relate to.
- We offer a contributory pension scheme as well as life assurance, income protection and mortgages all specially tailored to your needs as an independent contractor. For more details, please download our Wealth Management brochure.
- As a member of ContractorUmbrella you will have access to discounted private medical cover through WPA and BUPA travel insurance. For more details, please visit our Members Services Page.
- You can register with us online now and your account will be open and ready for you to use within 24 hours. Your personal Account Manager will contact you within this period. You then have 24/7 online access to your account information.
- We have set-up a Customer Service Charter to ensure all clients receive the same high levels of service.
- 24/7 access to your account information online.
- If you wish to convert to a Limited Company at any time we can even arrange this for you quickly and easily.
Working as a contractor through ContractorUmbrella, you will also have access to the following services:
Group Personal Pension Scheme
Redirect part of your income into our tax efficient pension scheme.
Specialist independent advice on income protection, life and critical illness cover.
Getting a mortgage as a contractor doesn’t have to be difficult!
Benefit from both tax and NI relief with our Childcare voucher scheme.
Private Medical Cover
30% discount on WPA private medical cover.
20% off BUPA Travel cover.
A one-stop-shop for all your accommodation needs as a contractor
Give As You Earn
Reduce your tax liability by donating to the charity of your choice.
ContractorUmbrella can help you find that all important next contract!
Foreign Currency Exchange
Maximise the return on your foreign currency.