Each year, an elite group of employers across New Zealand and Australia achieve the recognition for recording exceptionally high employee engagement scores and demonstrating outstanding people practices.
The full 2016 list of Aon Best Employers is:
- Chorus New Zealand Ltd
- Cisco Systems
- Coca-Cola Amatil New Zealand
- DHL Express (New Zealand) Limited
- Eden Brae Homes
- Estee Lauder Companies, New Zealand
- Estee Lauder Companies Pty Ltd – Australia
- Federal Express Pacific, LLC
- Online Education Services
- Renault Australia
- Wood & Grieve Engineers
- Z Energy
Of these accredited organisations, one is selected by an expert judging panel to receive Best of the Best accreditation – this year, Cisco systems took the title.
Considered by some as an indicator of the most outstanding employer in Australia and New Zealand, the accolades is awarded only to the company which is seen to have excelled the most at providing an exceptionally positive workplace experience for employees.
“I am thrilled that our continued efforts to create a great place to work have been recognised through this prestigious award,” said Adrian West, Cisco Systems head of HR Australia and New Zealand.
“In a fast-changing environment, developing a culture of trust and transparency, along with workplace flexibility, gender equality, recognition of achievement and philanthropic programs, has enabled strong business performance,” he added.
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