VIENNA, Va., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Navy Federal Credit Union is one of the Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military by CivilianJobs.com for the third consecutive year. The worldwide credit union, serving the U.S. armed forces and their families, was selected for its commitment to helping military-experienced job seekers and veterans acclimate to the civilian workforce.
"Service is at the core of Navy Federal—who better to provide that service than the men and women who know the challenges that our members face daily," commented Louise Foreman, executive vice president, Navy Federal Credit Union. "Our employees come from all branches of the military, and we take pride in assisting their transition to civilian life."
The credit union reports that more than 76 percent of its workforce indicated that they have some type of military affiliation— whether through an active-duty or retired spouse or family member, or through their own current or previous military service.
"Military job seekers still need to know where to look," said Sandra (Sandy) Morris, CEO, Bradley-Morris, Inc., parent company of CivilianJobs.com. "In keeping with CivilianJobs.com's mission to connect America's military with civilian careers, we hope that The Most Valuable Employers for Military recognition will help shorten the distance between veterans and jobs."
The 2013 Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military was open to all U.S.-based companies. The winners were selected based on surveys in which employers outlined their recruiting, training and retention plans that best serve military service members and veterans. In addition to being recognized in the May issue of Military Transition News, CivilianJobs.com's worldwide military base newspaper, winning employers will also be displayed on the CivilianJobs.com web site.
About Navy Federal Credit Union
Navy Federal Credit Union is the world's largest credit union with $54 billion in assets, 4 million members, 229 branches, and a workforce of over 10,000 employees worldwide. The credit union serves all Department of Defense and Coast Guard active duty, civilian and contractor personnel and their families. For additional information about Navy Federal, visit www.navyfederal.org.
The CivilianJobs.com Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military serves to help military-experienced job seekers identify the top employers to target for civilian careers. MVEs are selected annually based on those employers whose recruiting, training and retention plans best serve military service members and veterans. The MVE recognition is produced by CivilianJobs.com, where America's military connects with civilian careers. CivilianJobs.com, with parent company Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused recruiting firm in the U.S., together deliver the largest military-to-civilian footprint available to companies seeking to recruit and hire from the military talent pool. BMI is based in metro-Atlanta, Georgia.
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SOURCE Navy Federal Credit Union