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King

United Kingdom


Industry
IT & T

Company size
1,001-5,000

Founded
2003

Headquarters
London



Workplace initiatives at King
Workplace initiative Status
Open to discussing flexible work arrangements at interview stage
Difference in mean hourly rate 23.8%
Difference in median hourly rate 11.1%
Paid maternity leave at full salary (not including government-funded parental leave) 20 weeks
Minimum tenure required to be eligible for paid maternity leave 6 months (as at 15 weeks before Expected Week of Childbirth)
Paid paternity leave at full salary (not including government-funded parental leave) 4 weeks.
Minimum tenure required to be eligible for paid paternity leave 6 months (as at 15 weeks before Expected Week of Childbirth)
Uses gender neutral language for parenthood
Shared Parental Pay set at Government Statutory Pay Statutory is 2 weeks at 90%; King's offering is 4 weeks at 100%
Continuation of pension contributions on the unpaid portion of maternity leave No
Return to work retention *
Programs for parents returning to work after Parental Leave No
Domestic and Family Violence policy No
Opportunities to purchase leave No
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) program
Breastfeeding rooms
Leadership development programs
Mentoring programs
Coaching programs
Targets to raise the number of women in leadership Yes, 50/50 gender fill rate by 2020
Targets to raise the number of black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) individuals in leadership No
Flexible work arrangements to accomodate cultural and religious events
Employee-led diversity networks
Internal women's networking groups
Employee engagement scores year on year *
Employee turnover rate *
Paid volunteer days 1




About King

King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games. We have developed more than 200 fun titles, and offer games that are enjoyed all around the world. King is an independent unit of Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), which acquired King in February 2016.

King has game studios in Stockholm, Bucharest, Malmö, London, Barcelona, Berlin and Seattle, along with further offices in the US and in Asia.