DP World Subcontinent, has been recognised as one of ‘India’s Best Employers Among Nation-Builders’, by Great Place to Work India. The certification is the culmination of a detailed study undertaken by the Great Place to Work Institute, including surveys of DP World employees and an evaluation of the company’s people practices.
Employers also need to fulfil at least four of the following additional criteria
To qualify for the Nation Builders category, apart from having an established presence for at least 10 years, employers also need to fulfil at least four of the following additional criteria – national brand presence or impact, large-scale direct and indirect employment generators, significant social impact, delivery of an essential service, creators of infrastructure, a significantly large consumer base, highest tax contributors to the government, and promotion and positive impact on at least 3 of the 17 UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development. Successfully meeting all these criteria, DP World received the certification at the award ceremony hosted by the Great Place to Work Institute in Mumbai.
Commenting on this occasion, Rizwan Soomar, CEO & MD, DP World Subcontinent, said, “We are proud to be recognised as one of ‘India’s Best Employers Among Nation Builders’.”
DP World is one of the largest logistics companies in India, interconnected with a global network spanning 78 countries across six continents. With 5 state of the art container terminals, DP World today serves a third of India’s EXIM container market with a total installed handling capacity of 6 million TEUs per annum. It was the first company in the ports sector in India to set up a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) with the Government of India. Under the aegis of this partnership, the Nhava Sheva International Container Terminal (NSICT) was set up in Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNP) in 1997. DP World has also established a partnership with the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) to invest US$3 billion in the development of India’s logistics sector.According to Great Place to Work® research, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great leader at a Certified great workplace. Additionally, employees at Certified workplaces are 93% more likely to look forward to coming to work, and are twice as likely to be paid fairly, earn a fair share of the company’s profits, and have a fair chance at promotion. Discover all the latest job vacancies at DP World and change what is possible at a company that puts its people first.