Our business is about creating unique, memorable and rewarding visitor experiences, achieved through the passion and dynamism of our teams, and having a unique portfolio of iconic brands. We are aiming to become the worldwide leader in branded, location-based, family entertainment.
Who we are
Merlin Entertainments is a British-based company headquartered in Poole, Dorset, which operates 127 attractions, 19 hotels and 7 holiday villages in 24 countries. We are the largest European entertainments company operating in Europe. Our portfolio of entertainment includes: Alton Towers, Thorpe Park, LegoLand, Sea Life, Madame Tussauds and more.
Careers with us
Running our business calls for a lot of different talents. We love what we do and if you're as serious about fun as we are, rest assured an exciting career awaits.
Many of our activities are customer-facing, but our Corporate team is still vital to making sure every Merlin guest has an experience they'll remember. Not only is what we do exhilarating, our business is also large and complex, so the career paths we offer are also varied.
Although some roles like IT, Finance and HR are common to many businesses, our environment gives them a thrilling twist. Others like Commercial Development, Marketing and Group Commercial Partnerships are totally immersed in what we do. But wherever your talents and aspirations lie, you can expect plenty of challenge, pace and excitement.
The magic starts here with ?ACCELERATE, a graduate development programme like no other. Your chance to travel the world and work with some of the best attractions on the planet. We’re talking about all of our top crowd-pullers! You’ll rotate across global brands, across geographies and across a wide variety of roles. You’ll explore what makes this FTSE 100 company tick – and where this fantastic opportunity could take your career. Sound like fun? We're just getting started!
Put more in. Get more out.
Put more in? Well of course, we expect you to work hard. After all, you’re going to be joining a fast-paced and ever changing business with big plans for growth.
Explore exciting graduate opportunities HERE.
As part of your development, you’ll get to shape your role – and your own future – to make it everything you want it to be. You’ll get: Personal tailored development plans; Four Development Weeks; Regular performance and progress feedback; Online learning resources; and Quarterly development support webinars.
Being a Force for Good
As one of the leading entertainment companies in the world, we define our values not just by the passionate way we do business but also the way we treat our people, our visitors, our suppliers, the creatures in our charge and the communities, and environment in which we operate. At Merlin We Care!
We call this ‘Being a Force for Good’ and focus our efforts in the following key areas: Sustainability and the Environment; Marine and Wildlife conservation; Merlin’s Magic Wand Children’s Charity; and Accessibility.