Join our journey

If you’re as excited by the opportunity to develop and progress as we are, choose the role that suits you best and join us.

We always go the extra mile

Smiths News is the UK’s largest news wholesaler. Our colleagues serve 24,000 customers every day of the year, operating from 39 distribution centres. If you share our passion, spirit and can-do attitude, you really could go much further with us.

Everyone makes a difference

Every single one of our people has an important role to play. From Technical, Operations and Business Support to Finance & Legal, HR & People and Sales, everyone has the power to make an impact on the work we do.

Everyone makes a difference

Why join us?

We're passionate about progress

We value a friendly workplace, as much as training and development opportunities. That’s why we give our people the best of both by recognising hard work, sharing success

and giving everyone the opportunity to be the best they can be.

  • Open

    Share your thoughts freely and always stay open to new ideas. Listen to others, be positive and always engage in communications.

  • Friendly

    Have fun and be helpful. Enjoy working together to deliver a great performance,

  • Trusted

    Safe, reliable and responsible. Take pride in our work and do the right thing for our customers and each other.

  • Fair

    Be inclusive, honest and respectful to everyone, whatever their role or experience.

  • Quick

    Make informed decisions and act quickly. Be agile in the way we work together and deliver for our customers.

  • Creative

    Be imaginative, adventurous and curious. Develop inspirational ideas and innovative solutions.

Inclusion & Diversity

Inclusion and diversity is a key part of our culture. Through our Everyone In initiative, we’re working together to build a more inclusive and diverse workplace and shape a culture that embraces people from all backgrounds, experiences and orientations.

What we can offer you

Alongside a competitive salary and enhanced pension scheme, we offer all our colleagues some exciting offers and exclusive benefits…

Working with our communities

We're as good as our word

When it comes to supporting local communities and the environment, we always try to do our bit. We’ll support you to do your bit too. So, if you have a cause you’re passionate about or an initiative you want to champion, come and talk to us.

Working with our communities