Liverpool was recently voted as one of the best cities in the UK for work-life balance, due to its buzzing atmosphere, optimistic outlook and friendly people. However, these are just some of the reasons why our city is the best place to work in the UK.
Probably most famous for being the home of the Beatles, Liverpool has also earned the title of European City of Culture and continues to grow as one of the most vibrant and rewarding city’s to live in.
If you’re considering relocating to Liverpool, or you are currently looking for jobs here, check out these reasons why this city is top of the list when it comes to the best place to work in the UK.
We Have a Dedicated Business Quarter
That’s right, Liverpool may seem smaller than the likes of Manchester and Leeds but there are plenty of areas of the city that offer much more.
The business district is bursting with amazing companies, outstanding architecture and loads of swanky bars and restaurants to keep you occupied on your lunch break. With more and more big companies moving to the area, it’s one of the busiest and best places to work in the UK.
Amazing Co-Working Spaces
If you’re more of a freelancer, Liverpool is the perfect place to work as there are loads of brilliant co-working spaces.
They are trendy, affordable and having that buzzing atmosphere that you need from a working hub. Some of the best are situated in the heart of the city centre of Liverpool, such as Signature Works. With amazing perks like free tea and coffee, gym membership, discounts to bars and restaurants plus loads more, our city has it all when it comes to networking.
The People of Liverpool are the Friendliest
No matter where you are in Liverpool, you’ll always find that the locals are friendly. Whether it’s a smile in the street, or making friends at your new work, this city is the perfect place to make a fresh start and meet new people.
Most people that come to Liverpool never leave!
Brilliant Transport Links
The local transport in the Liverpool City Region prides itself on its accessibility, making travel around the area easy for all. As well as Liverpool Lime Street Station, the area is serviced by Merseyrail who provide brilliant transport links both by train and bus.
Merseyrail trains run frequently throughout the day across 66 stations in and around the Liverpool area, with 4 city centre underground stations. The city is also easily accessible by car.
Loads Of Great Places to Eat Lunch
When it comes to lunch time in Liverpool, you’re really spoilt for choice.
No matter where you work in the city, you’re bound to find a mountain of cafes, coffee shops, restaurants, shops and fast food places to grab a bit to eat on your break.
Stunning and Affordable Places to Live
From the bohemian Aigburth area, to Sefton, the Wirral, the Georgian Quarter and the city centre, Liverpool has a fantastic range of places to rent and buy that are all much more affordable that other cities in the UK.
Whether you like modern flats, Victorian houses or new developments, there are plenty to choose from.
Drinks After Work are a Must
There is a fantastic atmosphere in the city, especially on a Friday evening, when many companies finish early and head to the bar for a celebratory drink.
With so many bars, pubs and cocktail establishments to choose from, its easy to see why Liverpool is the perfect place for a work-life balance.
Liverpool is Beautiful!
Featuring breathtaking landmarks such as the Three Graces, the Waterfront, Albert Dock, St George’s and gorgeous parks, who wouldn’t want to work in such a stunning city.
It’s Home to Some Amazing Companies
The last and most important reason why Liverpool is the best place to work in is all of the amazing companies that are based here. From huge retail brands, to lawyers, banks and of course our very own Signature Living, Liverpool is the main base for thousands of huge business.
We hope you’ve enjoyed our reasons why Liverpool is the best place to work in the UK. If you’re looking for a job in our city, don’t forget to check our vacancies pages to see if you’d be right for Signature!