Old Mutual, Microsoft SA, and MTN are the best employers in South Africa, according to the Corporate Research Foundation (CRF) Institute’s Best Employer Certification Index for 2012.
The list is a research-based rating of companies looking specifically at human resources management and related areas.
The ratings are compiled through surveys, company reviews and audits by the Corporate Research Foundation, working in conjunction with auditing firm, Grant Thornton.
Employers were scored in the following areas:
- Organisation strategy;
- HR function;
- Diversity management;
- Corporate social
- Knowledge management;
- Talent management and engagement;
- Performance management; and
- Rewards and recognition.
According to the survey, MTN South Africa was the best large company to work for, followed by Accenture SA. Dimension Data finished eighth in this ranking.
Microsoft SA was the top medium sized company, with SAP taking the second slot.
When it came to the largest companies, Telkom was the only tech company on the list.