EDP Renováveis receives Best Work Places award
On June 30 EDP Renováveis received an award for being one of the companies included in the list of Best Workplaces Spain 2012, which certifies the Best Places to Work according to its employees each year. The event, held at el Palacio de Neptuno in Madrid and attended by over 300 people, celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Great Place to Work in Spain ranking.
Participating for the first time this year, EDP Renováveis has managed to establish itself among the best companies to work for in Spain by occupying sixth place in the category for companies with between 250 and 500 employees. EDPR has been placed ahead of companies with a strong global presence such as: Fedex Express and Phillip Morris.
In addition to this award, EDPR was a finalist in the Hiring category, as one of the three Spanish companies that take most care and are most concerned about the selection process of their human capital.
This year, Great Place to Work analysed more than 250 companies of all sizes and sectors such as information technology, finance, insurance, consumer goods and pharmaceuticals, among others. Nicolás Ramilo, General Manager in Spain for Best Work Places, was responsible for opening the event. In his own words, one of the most prominent features over these ten years has been that the Best Workplaces model has been growing. “Since it was started in 2003, the list has grown from 25 to 50 companies. Reflecting the interest and efforts of Spanish companies to build great places to work.” he said.