About Play.com


Play.com is now part of the Rakuten group. Rakuten is one of the world's leading internet service companies, providing a variety of consumer and business-focused services including e-commerce, travel, banking, securities, credit card, e-money, portal & media, online marketing and professional sports. Rakuten is expanding globally and currently has operations throughout Asia, Western Europe, and the Americas. Rakuten is headquartered in Tokyo, has over 10,000 employees worldwide, and our ambition is to become the Number 1 internet service company in the World!

As well as offering our customers a fantastic range of great value products, Play.com also offer a huge range of career opportunities from Web-Designers to Financial Analysts, and of course great Product Buying roles.

We have received many prestigious awards over the years including:

  • MCV: Best Online Retailer
  • NCSI-UK: Top UK retailer for customer satisfaction
  • Which? Awards: Best Online Retailer
  • British Video Association: Retail Success of the Year
  • Music Week: Best Online Store
  • Hitwise: Best Online Performance Music, Video & Games
  • Forsee: Winner Customer Satisfaction
  • Pink Paper: Best Online Store
  • MCV: Best Home Delivery
  • Cool Brands

In a business that's growing as fast as ours we need like minded analytical people who love to achieve their goals, generate and encourage new ideas and get a kick from being challenged.

Why work at Play.com?

To learn more about our people, vision and values take a look at the Working@play.com and People@play.com tabs!