Hays Awarded as One of the ‘Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China 2018’ by Great Place to Work®

Published on 2018-12-13

Greater China – It’s no easy feat to cultivate a high-trust, high-performance organisation. According to Great Place to Work, it takes the commitment of dedicated and motivated employees and leaders to achieve such a lofty goal.

We’re proud to announce that Great Place to Work has named Hays as one of the ‘Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China’.

This year 36 companies made it to the list. We applied the survey to more than 150 companies with more than 225,000 employees in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. This survey assesses employees' perceptions of leadership, organizational culture and trust, and is decisive for being selected for the “Best Place to Work in Greater China”.

The core result findings of 2018

In the Trust Index© Survey to employees, we considered and collected all valid responses and this generated an average score of 88% for Greater China.  We applaud your continuous efforts to build up a great culture for your associates.

Great Place to Work’s Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China List create cultures that are friendly, inclusive, productive and ethical. An overwhelming majority of employees at the Region’s Best say they’re proud of their workplaces.

“People & Culture are at the heart of the Hays success story in Greater China and we are all extremely proud to be formally recognised as a Great Place to Work,” says Simon Lance, Managing Director of Hays Greater China.

“The Hays culture has been built on the beliefs of transparency, equality, diversity, inclusion & integrity which we believe will continue to empower our Talent to realise their full potential. Our future workplace will continue to evolve as programs supporting Flexible working arrangements, working Parents, Female Leadership and Wellness all enhance our employee work and life. We are the only recruitment firm in Greater China to receive this award and we look forward to continuing to share our Expertise in building great workplaces with the industries & organisations that we support.”

About the Best Companies to Work For® in Greater China List

Since 2012, Great Place to Work® has identified the top organisations that create great workplaces in Greater China in which they operate through the publication of the Best Companies to Work For ® in Greater China List.

The objective of publishing the list is to acknowledge organisations and Great Workplaces from diverse industries and sizes that deliver and establish great culture among the colleagues and associates, so as to sustain and enhance the competitive edge of the region.

To be considered eligible for the Best Companies to Work For in Greater China List, companies must score at least 70% in the overall result of the Trust Index© employee survey and Culture Audit© assessment.