What does it do? More Group is the UK’s leading outdoor advertising
company with a market share of 24 per cent. It owns three key brands:
Adshel (street furniture), More O’Ferrall (billboards) and MoreTrans
(transit advertising). Its principal business is selling billboard and
Good office? Great location in Golden Square, a stone’s throw from the
bars and restaurants of Soho. More’s building comprises five floors and
boasts amazing views of the London skyline. Even staff on the ground
floor get to look out onto the flower beds of Golden Square.
What’s it like? According to More’s head of marketing Yvonne O’Brien,
it’s ’a hugely sociable place to work’. She says: ’The sales and
marketing department organises frequent outings to Soho’s fashionable
We’re famous for our parties - watch out for our next one on 11 May.
We’ve got a thriving football league and teams compete for the More
Group Challenge Cup.
’There’s a real team spirit and with initiatives launching all the time,
we’re very busy. Our Golden Squares and Rollervision poster formats
launch this June.’
Any perks? ’It’s the sort of place that rewards talent and hard work and
salaries reflect that,’ says O’Brien. ’As an international company there
are opportunities to travel - I attended a sales and marketing
conference in Texas last year - and we’re offered a contributory pension
plan and life assurance.’ Reduced-rate private medical care is another
What about training? ’We’re really hot on training,’ says O’Brien.
There’s a full sales and marketing training programme and the company
also offers a month-long induction course to all newcomers.
How does it recruit? Primarily by word of mouth, although it does use
agencies. ’As a growing company, we are always interested in talented
people’, says O’Brien.
How do you get ahead? ’Work hard and know your posters!’