Why Choose Black Diamond Umbrella?

By becoming an employee or working as a temp of Black Diamond Umbrella you will receive all the benefits available to employees and temporary workers plus much more! You retain the freedom of contracting without incurring the expenditure associated with operating a limited company.


  • Free, unlimited telephone support
  • Full online communication portal
  • i-phone and Android App - deal with us on the go 24/7
  • Holiday Pay
  • Sick Pay
  • Maternity Pay, Paternity Pay and Adoption Pay
  • Life Cover
  • Total Permanent Disablement Cover
  • Black Diamond Employee Pension Scheme {find out more}
  • Employers Liability Insurance
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Health and Safety Policy

If you have been assessed as suitable for our Diamond Umbrella and subject to approval you can claim expenses that are incurred wholly, exclusively and necessary in the performance of the duties of your employment.


  • Travel Costs
  • Mileage
  • Meals (Food and Drink)
  • Accommodation
  • Postage and stationery
  • Phone calls - Incidental Overnight Expenses
  • Professional subscriptions (subject to supporting documentation and verification)
  • Training costs (subject to supporting documentation and verification)

Are we the right solution for you?

  • Would you like to protect your tax position and optimise your life style?
  • Would you like a hassle free, cost effective solution to your salary payments?
  • Would you like the security of an employment status?
  • Do you have concerns regarding IR35 and MSC legislation?
  • Are you daunted by the administration burden of operating your own Ltd Company?
  • We require confirmation from the agency/client that SDC does not apply, we assess the SDC status of every individual worker to ensure that the method of pay is compliant.
Request a Free Illustration TODAY. Call and speak to a member of the Black Diamond Team NOW on 01942 679997 or click here to contact us through the website. We look forward to speaking to you.