GREAT PLACE TO WORK® KSA announced that the list is open for the nomination for public, private and nonprofit organizations to join the list and to get recognized as Saudi Arabia’s employers of choice.
This recognition aims to boost the productivity of employees, improve the workplace environment, and contribute in developing the next generation of leaders in the Kingdom. It comes in line with the Saudi Vision 2030, the National Transformation Program (NTP) 2020, and the country’s visionary aspirations of developing and empowering the human resources through the launch of “King Salman Human Resource Program”.
The Great Workplaces recognition program, organized by Great Place To Work® Institute, aims at introducing the public to organizations that feature the best work environments, that can attract, develop and retain Saudi talents, and empower Saudi women, which is directly linked to the organization’s overall performance and bottom line.
Mr. Mohammed Alshair, Chairman of Great Place to Work®, Middle East, said: “Great Place to Work® KSA helps organizations enhance their workplaces through providing human capital consulting services, support and guidance for best practices implementation in the fields of Human Resources and Workplace Improvement. Our specialized team of professionals collect feedback from employees through conducting a survey, measure the Trust Index© and subsequently conduct a Culture Audit© assessment.”
He added that: “Through providing benchmarking reports for best practices, and issuing accurate statistics and recommendations, Great Place To Work® has become a trusted source of information for local organizations who are looking to follow the government’s vision and grow to international levels.”
Mr. Sulaiman Almuzaini, Partner at Great Place To Work® Saudi Arabia said: “The list is open to all governmental, nonprofit and private (local and multinational) organizations operating in the Kingdom, that are looking to empower the next generation of national male and female talents within an enhanced professional work environment, and thus contribute in maintaining the Kingdom’s leading economic and social role regionally and globally.”
Mr. Sulaiman Almuzaini concluded that the list which is organized by the Great Place To Work® Institute, is considered the world’s leading program in recognizing and assessing the best workplaces around the world.
Great Place to Work® (GPTW) Institute is a global research, consulting and training firm that helps organizations identify, create and sustain great workplaces through the development of high-trust workplace cultures. We serve businesses, non-profits and government agencies in more than 50 countries on all six continents, through more than 1,000 consultant.
GPTW entered the Middle East market in 2008, and debuted its operations in Saudi Arabia in 2013, and in 2014 they launched the first list of Great Workplaces in KSA.
The institute is a leading authority in workplace improvement and is recognized for The Great Place to Work® Trust Model© which is adopted by over 6,000 organizations around the world, and built on over 25 years of research and data collected through the Trust Index© Employee Survey, which is taken annually by millions of employees worldwide.
GPTW thrives on sharing the insights they’ve gleaned from working with companies of all industries and sizes in order to help organizations around the world build, sustain and scale their great cultures. The list is available in over 40 countries worldwide.