RIYADH, Saudi Arabia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novo nordisk Saudi, GSK Saudi, Tamkeen Technologies, AlArabia Contracting Services, and Taqa were awarded the best places to work certification in Saudi Arabia for 2019, according to the annual prestigious Workplace research program. Best Places to Work program is an international program providing employers in different countries the opportunity to learn more about the engagement and satisfaction of their employees and celebrate companies whose employees feel connected to their workplace with exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies.
Novo nordisk Saudi was awarded the top position followed by GSK Saudi, a subsidiary of the global pharmaceutical company. Tamkeen technologies a leading technology company providing innovative solutions with a growing ambition to realize the promising vision of Saudi Arabia, came in the third position followed by AlArabia Contracting Services, a company offering the latest in outdoor advertising across the kingdom. Taqa (Industrialization & Energy Services Company), a leading provider of superior end to end oilfield solutions for the regions’ dynamic energy industry, came in the fifth position.
“For almost a century, Novo Nordisk has provided innovation solutions to help people with diabetes live better lives. We are a patient-focused company and our biggest motivation is to see people with diabetes, obesity and blood disorders enjoy their lives with their families” said Melvin Oscar D’Souza General Manager for Novonordisk Saudi.
“As GSK Saudi Arabia, we are proud to be certified as one of TOP 3 Best Place to Work in the Kingdom. This award is the result of our dedication for providing our employees a working environment that enables them being themselves, feeling good and sustaining their development” said Luciano Andrade general Manager for GSK Saudi
“We pride ourselves with the culture that we are creating for our people through trust, transparency, engagement, empowerment and opportunities. We must be all proud that we are certified and recognized as one of the best places to work in Saudi Arabia in our first participation which demonstrates that initiatives are heard and appreciated” said Mohammed AlShaibi General Manager for Tamkeen Technologies.
“Our employees are our greatest asset and we feel the investment we have made in them in paying off every day.” said Mohamed AlKhereiji General Manager for AlArabia Contracting Services.
“The average level of engagement of the top 5 companies (80%) is something to be proud of, especially compared to the average of all the surveyed companies in Saudi Arabia. This is really an elite group, It’s the best of the best“ said Hamza Idrissi, Program Manager for KSA
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