Global science-led healthcare leader GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has been officially recognised as a Top Employer in the United Arab Emirates for 2021, the company announced here.
In certifying GSK, the Top Employers Institute programme showcases the organisation’s dedication to a better world of work through excellent Human Resources (HR) policies and people practices.
Gizem Akalin, Vice President and General Manager – GSK Gulf said: “Being recognised by the Top Employers Institute is a tremendous achievement. We are proud of our people-centric approach to shaping a superior workplace environment and we are committed to continuing to build a community of listened to, empowered, and cared for employees.”
David Plink, Top Employers Institute CEO said: “Despite the challenging year we have experienced-- which has certainly made an impact on organisations around the globe-- GSK Gulf has continued to demonstrate the power of putting their people first in the workplace. We are proud to share this year’s announcement and congratulate the organisations that have been certified in their respective countries through the Top Employers Institute programme.”
GSK has contracted Top Employers Institute to conduct an assessment on the Company’s HR policies and practices. The Top Employers Institute certifies organisations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey. The survey covers 6 HR domains consisting of 20 topics such as People Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Well-being and Diversity & Inclusion and more. The programme has certified and recognised more than 1600 Top Employers within 120 countries/regions across five continents.
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