Careers at Helm Tickets

Looking for a new career? Helm Tickets is a rapidly growing business that’s always on the lookout for driven and creative people. If you’re eager to progress your career growing within an award-winning company, we want to hear from you!

Why join our team?

We’re a small, but rapidly growing team. Over the last year, we’ve seen incredible growth and this is set to continue. We work hard but we have fun with it!

Family-friendly culture

We offer generous paid parental leave, regardless of your gender. You can take up to 52 weeks leave and if you’ve been with us for more than a year you’ll receive full pay for 3 months of this, and half pay for 3 months. This increases incrementally to 6 months full pay and 3 months half pay once you’ve been with us for more than 5 years.

Our policy is the same regardless of your gender, your partner’s gender, or how you became a parent (e.g. through adoption, surrogacy, or biologically), so it applies to fathers and partners of mothers too!

Flexible career progression

As a growing business, there’s lots of opportunity for you to shape your own career and move around the business.

Our other benefits & perks
  • Death in service payment
  • 3% employer contribution to your pension
  • Time off in lieu (TOIL) if you’re required to work extra hours
  • Socials – we hold an annual Christmas and summer party, and we socialise with breakfasts, movie afternoons, and much more!
  • Our own beer – we have our own brew, Smeaton’s Ruin, that you’re welcome to help yourself to 

What we’re looking for

Drive & positivity

We’re all driven & willing to go the extra mile. We work together as a team towards our common goals. You’ll be able to deal with the lows as well as the highs & bounce back easily from any setbacks.

Creativity

We believe the best new ideas can come from anywhere & creativity is central to changing our industry. We’re looking for individuals who can come up with bold, innovative, new ideas & see them through.

Empathy & compassion

We’re a support-first platform, so you’ll need to care about our organisers, & work to make sure our platform meets their needs. Whatever role we’re in, we listen to & encourage our colleagues’ ideas.

A passion for technology

We’re always looking to innovate & improve, so you’ll love working here if you enjoy technology & like to try out new ideas or software. Transferable skills & the enthusiasm to get stuck in are a must.

Our office

Our head office is by the waterfront in Plymouth, Devon and easily accessible from the A38 if you’re travelling from outside Plymouth.

We have top-end work resources and games, books, a Nintendo Switch, Netflix, a basketball hoop, and a table tennis table for any time you need a break.

You can see more about life at Helm Tickets by following us on Instagram 

Future openings:

We’re not currently hiring, but we’ll be looking for the following roles in the future. If you’re interested and think you’d be a good fit, please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@helmtickets.com. We’d love to hear from you! 

DevOps Engineer

We will be looking or a DevOps Engineer to manage the IT infrastructure that’s needed to support our platform and make sure it’s as secure as possible.

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UI/UX Developer
We will be looking for someone to combine design and development to create a positive and cohesive website experience for our organisers and their customers.
QA Engineer

We’ll be looking for a QA engineer to assess the quality of our web development by designing and implementing testing processes, taking ownership of the quality of code through exploratory and automated tests and searching for bugs and making sure they’re dealt with.

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PR & Events Assistant

We’ll be looking for a PR and Events Assistant who will help manage the company’s reputation and promote our brand to a wider audience.

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Salaries will be added when we open recruitment for each job. All jobs are in Plymouth, Devon.
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