NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension Data, the global IT services and solutions provider, today announced it has been certified as a 2017 Top Employer in North America with certifications in the United States and Canada.
The annual, international research undertaken by the Top Employers Institute recognizes leading employers around the world: those that provide excellent employee conditions, nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organization, and which strive to continuously optimize employment practices. Dimension Data has been awarded the exclusive Top Employers North America 2017 Certification.
The Top Employers Institute globally certifies excellence in the conditions that employers create for their people. It has just announced the results of this year's research into the employee conditions of significant employers worldwide. Dimension Data is one of the select organizations to achieve the Top Employers North America 2017 Certification, and is delighted to be officially recognized as a leading employer.
Crucial to the Top Employers Certification is the completion of a stringent research process, and meeting the required standard in order to achieve Certification. To further reinforce the validity of the process, all answers were independently audited, meaning this research has verified Dimension Data's outstanding employee conditions and earned them a coveted spot among a choice group of certified Top Employers.
The Top Employers Institute assessed Dimension Data's employee offerings on the following criteria:
- Talent strategy
- Workforce planning
- Learning & development
- Performance management
- Leadership development
- Career & succession management
- Compensation & benefits
David Plink, CEO of the Top Employers Institute said, "Optimal employee conditions ensure that people can develop themselves personally and professionally. Our comprehensive research concluded that Dimension Data provides an outstanding employment environment, and offers a wide range of creative initiatives, from secondary benefits and working conditions, to performance management programs that are well thought out and truly aligned with the culture of their company."
"Our employees form the cornerstone of our commitment to delivering exceptional IT solutions, services and expertise to clients every day of every year," said Erikka Buico, senior vice president, people and culture, Dimension Data Americas. "This continued recognition as a Top Employer in North America – and around the world – underscores our dedication to helping employees accelerate their ambitions by fostering an innovative development environment where they can continue to learn, grow and thrive."
To learn more about the Top Employers Institute and the Top Employers Certification, visit: www.top-employers.com.
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