Monday, September 23, 2019- Safaricom has been ranked the best company to work for in Kenya in 2019 according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC).
The telecommunication giant emerged top ahead of East African Breweries Ltd and Centum Investment Company Limited after averaging the best score in the eight thematic areas of assessment.
The thematic areas analysed by the survey include Leadership and Governance, Responsible Business Conduct, Inclusiveness and Diversity, Learning and Development, Effective HR Practices and Industrial Relations, Corporate Performance, Innovation and Productivity and Workplace Environment.
Safaricom emerged top overall winner in Effective HR Practices and Industrial Relations and Inclusiveness and Diversity.
Centum Investment Company Ltd emerged top in two thematic areas- Leadership and Governance and Workplace Environment.
Another highly ranked company, East African Breweries Ltd Company was also the best in two categories; Corporate Performance and Learning and Development.
The survey was conducted online from 23 May 2019 to 31 July 2019.
Workplace environment was weighted at 15 per cent, HR practices at 25 per cent and the other six areas at 10 per cent each.
Site visits were used to validate evidence from the self-assessment phase and also understand the “how” of various processes.
Check out the full list below.
2.East African Breweries Ltd
3.Standard Chartered Bank Kenya Limited
4.Centum Investment Company Limited
5.Kenya Electricity Generating Company Plc
6.Bamburi Cement Limited
7.Liberty Life Assurance Kenya and Heritage Insurance Kenya Limited
8.Tata Chemicals Magadi Limited (TCML)
9.Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi
10. Crown Paints Kenya Plc.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.