Engro is the only Pakistani company with its fertilizers business ranked as No. 1 employer and the foods business closing in at number second
Karachi, March 13: Pakistan’s homegrown multinational – Engro Corporation – was recognized among the top and most preferred employers in the country. Engro Corporation is the only Pakistani private company that has made it to top five.
According to a survey conducted by Rozee.pk, in collaboration with a UK based Research Company YouGov, Engro Corporation was voted as a preferred employer bringing the company to the 4th place in the league of top five employers. To ensure that Engro remains the most sought after employer among college graduates and experienced professionals, the company continues to implement its holistic strategy for employee and organizational development. As part of the survey, the respondents were asked to cast their votes based on organization’s brand image, potential for career growth, work environment, compensation & benefits and social responsibility.
Engro Corporation Limited received a weighted share of 77 percent in Agriculture/Fertilizer & Pesticide sector for its fertilizers business – Engro Fertilizers and was, thus, the most preferred employer in the category, securing the first position. Similarly, the foods business of the Company – Engro Foods – received 34 percent weighted votes and secured the second position in the category of the most preferred employer in the FMCG sector.
Speaking of the recognition – Tahir Jawaid – Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Public Affairs at Engro Corporation said: “Engro’s success can be credited to one reason above all others: we have consistently attracted, hired and retained some of the most talented people in Pakistan. Our ability to create high performance teams in a culture of inclusiveness, professionalism and excellence is what drives our success. We are pleased to be part of the list and going forward we will continue to ensure that Engro remains the most sought after employer among college graduates and experienced professionals alike.”
Engro is a dynamic company and has a strong history of nurturing talent and creating opportunities for growth. With existing employee strength of over 3,700 individuals, Engro regularly recruits graduates through career fairs and graduate recruitment programs and provides unmatched career guidance and mentoring to its employees.