Dortmund | 17. March 2016
adesso AG is the best employer in its class in the ITC sector in Germany. The renowned research and consultancy institute Great Place to Work called the IT service provider in its sector specific benchmark the winner in the category of companies with more than 1.000 employees.
adesso AG is the German top address for employees in the ITC sector. At the Great Place to Work competition “Germany’s best employers in the ITC 2016” adesso ranks on top of the list in its class. As part of an award ceremony at CeBIT 2016, adesso received the popular seal of quality of the research and consultancy institute.
To find the most attractive employer from employees’ perspective, Great Place to Work uses two central instruments. The first one is a valuation of the measurements’ quality which companies use to support the personnel work and to promote the employees. In addition, employees are questioned anonymously on key workplace subjects like leadership, trust in cooperation, identification, team spirit, professional development, wage, health promotion and work-life balance.
adesso did particularly well in the fields of team spirit, fairness, respect and pride. 97% of all employees stated towards Great Place to Work that they felt welcome as a new employee at adesso and that there is a pleasant working atmosphere. 94% said that the leaders of the IT service provider trust in the employees’ good work without supervising them all the time. 92% stated that they have a “very good job”.
“We are very pleased about this award as best ITC-employer in our class and understand it as a praise of our employees whom we owe the great success of our company”, says Christoph Junge, member of the board of adesso AG. “That is why it is so important that they feel well and valued, that they develop on a personal and professional level so they can work on interesting projects. Only an atmosphere that is characterized by team spirit, fairness and mutual respect offers the possibility to realise the full potential. This good result at the competition of Great Place to Work encourages us to keep on taking care that our employees always like to work for adesso.
The IT service provider is not only one of the best employers in its branch in Germany. The company was also awarded at the cross-industry competition “Germany’s best employer 2016“. adesso ranks sixth in the class of 501 to 2.000 employees. In February Great Place to Work already announced the winner of the competition “Best employers in Northrhine-Westfalia 2016”. At this regional benchmark, adesso achieved second place.