• London market allowance

    Employees based in London currently receive an allowance to ensure their remuneration remains competitive in the London pay market.

  • Car allowance

    Employees at more senior job grade levels may receive a monthly cash allowance to provide an equivalent benefit to a company car.

  • Share plans

    As individuals progress through the organisation, there is the possibility of receiving Company performance shares. Awards are based on employee performance and long-term value to Shell. In addition, all employees are eligible to take part in the advantageous UK share purchase scheme.


  • Shell healthcare plan

    Shell believes employee health and welfare to be important which is why we provide a comprehensive healthcare plan, which includes access to an online GP. Employees may also add their immediate family members for an additional (discounted) fee.

  • Employee assistance programme

    Because we know there are times when something extra is needed, employees and their immediate families benefit from 24/7 access to a quality Employee Assistance network offering support on anything of concern including legal, financial, work related, housing, educational, marital, family relationship or consumer matters.

  • Dental insurance

    Employees have access to a self-funded discounted dental insurance for themselves and their family members.


  • Flexible working

    Shell understands the demands of modern life and therefore promotes a flexible working environment. Whether employees wish to train to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, study for an extra qualification or simply adjust their working pattern to facilitate their personal needs; there are generally options available. We encourage employees to discuss their individual requirements with their line manager to find the best solution to meet both their circumstances and the business requirements.


  • Child and dependant care

    All of us have loved ones that we need to care for at some time or another and this is recognised by the support Shell makes available to employees via an external team of specialist support agencies. This service also includes access to discounted emergency back-up care sessions for the times when you need an extra pair of hands.

  • Employee volunteering

    You will have the opportunity to join colleagues in various team volunteering initiatives as well as potentially gain matched funding and support for the causes you believe in.

Shell employee Joyce Loh with her husband and two kids.

At Shell, we value work-life balance. We support flexible working arrangements to encourage our employees’ well-being.

Joyce Loh, HR Manager

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