Benefits in our Singapore office

Singapore

Here’s an overview of our offer and benefits in Singapore. We know everyone needs a little something different to do their best work and if you’d like to learn more about why we offer what we do visit our offer overview page here

Financial benefits and discounts

Stock options: We offer everyone who works for us stock options as we’re building TransferWise together and want you to share in the success of our $5billion company on a mission.

Travel insurance on business trips: Whenever you’re going on a business trip, your health and luggage will be covered by our insurance provider.

Personal development: There’s no shortage of learning opportunities at TransferWise and it’s up to you to choose where you want to develop your skills. That’s why all our employees have a dedicated yearly allowance to boost their professional development.

Health and wellbeing

Employee Assistance Programme: Our assistance programme provides 24/7 expert guidance and specialist support on any issue, from everyday matters to more serious problems that affect our employee’s wellbeing. Available online, over the phone and face to face, it’s free for all employees and confidential.

Private medical insurance: From day one, you’ll be covered by medical insurance, which includes, medical, dental, maternity and life insurance amongst other benefits.

Health checks: You’ll get an annual health check with personalised recommendations.

Fitness discounts: You’ll get discounts at gyms and other fitness facilities through our healthcare provider.

Door-to-door medical assistance: Our insurance policy covers tele-consult medical service which allows you to see a doctor on your mobile phone and get medication delivered to you.

Annual leave: You’ll 21 calendar days of annual leave per year to rest, relax and charge your batteries.

Paid sabbatical: To reward the time and effort you’ll put into TransferWise after 4 years working here, you’ll have the option to take 6-weeks paid time off and £1,000 financial support in addition to your annual leave.

Flexible working: We positively encourage flexible working as we measure success through impact, not the amount of time you spend in the office. We’ll work out what’s best for you whether that’s different hours or working from home.

Volunteering day off: All full-time, active employees are provided 8 hours of paid Volunteer Time on an annual basis.

Taking care of your family

Maternity leave: If you’ve been with us for one year, you’ll be  eligible for 16 weeks paid maternity leave in one  continuous block.

Paternity leave: If you’ve been with us for one year you’ll be eligible for 4-weeks paid paternity leave to be used within 12 months of your child’s birth or adoption date.

Shared parental leave: All non-child bearing employees who have been with TransferWise for one one year may receive up to 12-weeks shared parental leave from their spouse, partner or other parent.

Childcare leave:  If you’ve been with us for 3 months and have children below 7 years old, you’ll be eligible for 6 days childcare leave. Parents with children aged between 7-12 years old are eligible to 2 days.

A home away from home

Food and drinks: To start your day we’ll provide you with  breakfast every day which offers coffee, tea, toast, cereals and more to get your brain cells up and running. When you’re craving a snack, you can also find a variety of treats and drinks in our kitchen. Once a week we also have team lunch.

Games area: Beat your colleagues with your table tennis and football skills or just relax on our console games.

Social events and paid company trip: We arrange various local company events throughout the year, as well as coming together for larger gatherings with our colleagues around the world, for example, Mission Days. Every year, we take all our employees on a paid company trip. The goal is to bring everyone together, have fun, align on our goals and celebrate our mission.