Wilson James is committed to being a responsible business
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the principal way Wilson James seeks to co-ordinate and manage practices to maximise positive social and economic contribution and minimise the environmental impacts of our business.
Engagement with key clients, employees, community, environmental stakeholders, regulators, business partners and suppliers is central to our CSR approach. For Wilson James CSR will assist the business in:
- Recruiting and retaining talented staff
- Developing team skills at all levels
- Promoting work-life balance
- Building stronger relationships with key stakeholders
- Adding value to client and supplier relationships
- Enhancing brand and profile
- Cost savings through environmental initiatives
Our three main areas of CSR focus on: People, Planet and Performance.
Find out more about Wilson James CSR
Click here to read our Modern Slavery Statement
Click here to read our Gender Pay Gap Statement (2018).
Charity of the Year
Every year, we select a ‘Charity of the Year’ and a number of fundraising events are organised across the country to support this charity. As a company, we also support a number of other worthwhile organisations.
Our charity of the year for 2019 is Mind.
Our partnership with Mind will aim to promote good mental health throughout Wilson James and beyond, while funding vital support centres that reach the most vulnerable amongst us.
Duke of Edinburgh (DofE)
Wilson James is a corporate partner to the DofE. We support the Charity towards its aim of 2 million young people in the UK benefitting from their DofE by 2020, regardless of any barriers. This is an ambitious target and the aim is to significantly increase those participating from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Armed Forces Covenant Silver Level
Wilson James is a proud supporter of the Armed Forces Covenant. The covenant focuses on helping members of the armed forces community have the same access to government and commercial services and products as any other citizen, this includes education, having a home or starting a new career.
The Royal Logistic Corps Foundation Membership
The Royal Logistic Corps Foundation has been established under the authority of The Council for the Regimental Affairs of The Royal Logistic Corps with the purpose of promoting professional excellence within the Corps. It provides a focus for professional engagement with external logistics organisations from industry, academia, professional bodies and the professional media.