Join our team

We’ve a wide range of opportunities to suit all interests and career paths, take a look at our open roles to find out more

We always go the extra mile

Smiths News is the UK’s largest news wholesaler. Our colleagues serve 25,000 retailers every day of the year, operating from 37 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 colleagues has an important role to play. From Operations and Business Support to Finance, Legal, HR 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 stay open to new ideas. Listen to others, be positive and 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 each other and our customers.

  • 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, curious and adventurous. 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 of 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