Working at Weatherbys

At Weatherbys, there is a genuine focus on providing the highest level of personal service and maintaining close relationships with all our clients. We not only look after our clients but also their families, many of whom have valued our support for generations.

Why join us?

  • One of the best-regarded independent banking groups in the UK
  • A growing company, constantly evolving and moving forward
  • High client retention and satisfaction levels
  • A hands-on, tailored approach to maintaining close and trusted relationships with clients
  • Home to a diverse team and a warm welcome
  • Hybrid working practices that ensure we balance work and personal life for the benefit of our business and colleagues
  • A strong development ethos, helping to support and nurture talent
  • We recognise the importance of employee wellbeing and support this with a range of initiatives
  • Access to a competitive benefits package covering health and wellbeing, finance and lifestyle
Stephen Cannons, Associate Director
"Change is everywhere in the banking industry and it can be unsettling but the size and culture at Weatherbys Private Bank means your ideas or concerns are exchanged freely with the very people making the decisions, and that makes it a stimulating and inclusive place to work."
Michelle Pritchard, Banking Administrator
"I really enjoy working for Weatherbys Racing Bank as it allows me to combine my passion for horses with the opportunity to build a rewarding career. I’m able to develop personally, gain industry recognised banking qualifications and get involved with projects to challenge.  Weatherbys really does have a ‘family’ feel and I feel so valued."
Hayley Robinson, Private Banker
"Weatherbys Private Bank is a such a great place to work. You are encouraged to be individual and I am really excited to be part of the company’s growth. I truly feel valued within my role and the flexibility allows for a great work-life balance."

Our culture

The Weatherbys Way” underpins how we interact with colleagues, clients and the many intermediaries and suppliers we work with.

First and foremost, we treat everyone as an individual and our clients in particular value how responsive we are to their needs.

We aim to be straightforward in all our dealings and remain the trusted organisation that has served our stakeholders reliably over the 250 years since our parent company, Weatherbys, was founded in 1770.

Weatherbys continues to be a forward-looking company – our combination of heritage and an ability to change with the times has been the key to our longevity.

Weatherbys Banking Group is made up of a number of key businesses:

Weatherbys Private Bank provides banking services and investment and wealth advice to a wide range of private individuals. The Bank has offices in London, Wellingborough and Edinburgh.

Weatherbys Racing Bank, based in Wellingborough, provides banking services for racehorse owners and bloodstock industry professionals.

Weatherbys Hamilton specialises in all the insurance requirements of private clients, farm and estate owners and the bloodstock industry. The partnership has offices in Newmarket, Swindon, Wellingborough, London, Penrith, Edinburgh and Horsham.

Arkle Finance, based in Wellingborough, provides asset finance and other forms of financial assistance to both businesses and individuals.

Within these businesses, Weatherbys has a number of critical centralised operational functions including:

  • Technology, IT & Information Security
  • Business and Change Management
  • Marketing & Events
  • Legal, Risk and Compliance
  • Finance & Treasury
  • Human Resources