Le Lézard
Classified in: Business
Subjects: AWD, MAT

JTI Awarded Asia Pacific Top Employer for 6th Consecutive Year

Recognition of JTI's continued commitment to employees across the region

HONG KONG, Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- JTI (Japan Tobacco International) has further cemented its reputation as a company where its people come first by being recognized as a Top Employer in Asia Pacific for the sixth consecutive year.


Further to the regional accreditation, JTI once again received the national Top Employer certification in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Russia, Singapore and Thailand. Building on these successes, the Korean market was also added to this distinguished list for 2020 so that 10 JTI offices and factories across nine countries in the region have been certified. This achievement confirms JTI's status as an employer of choice where its people are its priority and showcases its commitment to building a business for the long term in Asia Pacific and around the world.

"At JTI, people are valued for who they are and for what they can bring. But it is our role in HR to invest in our people so that they are optimally supported and developed for a rewarding career at JTI", says Mike Griffiths, JTI's People & Culture Vice President for Asia Pacific. "Putting our people first is at the heart of what we do. With a spirit and culture where people are empowered to deliver our company vision and values, we believe that everyone counts and has a role to play in our success. In a region where we have grown significantly in recent years, it is crucial that we strive to be the best we can be for our people and continue to nurture our talent at all levels of the organization for future business growth."

Work place initiatives that JTI implement in the Asia Pacific region include:

The annual international research undertaken by the Top Employers Institute recognizes leading employers around the world and companies are assessed on the following criteria: Talent Strategy, Workforce Planning, Talent Acquisition, On-boarding, Learning & Development, Performance Management, Leadership Development, Career & Succession Management, Compensation & Benefits, and Culture.

David Plink, CEO at the Top Employers Institute, said: "Recognizing our regional Certified Top Employers 2020 is an extremely proud moment for us all. This level of certification showcases the dedication to the consistent application of HR excellence on a regional level ? an impressive commitment to enriching the world of work. Congratulations!"

JTI is a leading international tobacco and vaping company with operations in more than 130 countries. It is the global owner of both Winston, the number two cigarette brand in the world, and Camel, outside the USA and has the largest share in sales for both brands. Other global brands include Mevius and LD. JTI is also a major player in the international vaping market with its brand, Logic and tobacco vapor brand, Ploom. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, JTI employs over 45,000 people and was awarded Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. JTI is a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies. For more information, visit www.jti.com.

Logo - https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/692561/JT_International_SA_Logo.jpg

These press releases may also interest you

at 18:00
According to the latest report, "Recreational Boating Market by Product (Inboard Boats By Horsepower [Below 200 hp, 201 to 500 hp, 501to 1000 hp, Above 1000 hp], Outboard Boats By Type [Center Console, Express Cruiser, Pontoon, Runabout Bowrider,...

at 17:07
Platinum Decking has announced that it is expanding its operations by opening a branch in Chicago, Illinois. The announcement by the highly-rated decking company to become a Chicago deck builder comes after the company's first year of business in...

at 17:00
TorkLaw is now accepting COVID-19 Business Interruption Insurance Claim Denial cases on behalf of businesses who have had valid insurance claims denied by their insurance companies. Many States and local governments have mandated non-essential...

at 14:00
Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of RTI Surgical Holdings, Inc. between March 7, 2016 and March 16, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important May 22, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in...

at 13:30
Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Zoom Video Communications, Inc. ("Zoom" or "the Company") . Investors who purchased Zoom securities are encouraged to obtain...

at 12:24
Due to the uncertain macroeconomic situation as a result of the spread of the coronavirus in Europe, the Board of TF Bank has today decided to make an additional loan loss provision of SEK 30 million at the end of the first quarter of 2020. The...

News published on 9 december 2019 at 20:00 and distributed by: