Accor recognized as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces
Accor is recognized as one of the Best Company to Work For in : Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, India, Mexico, Peru, Portugal and the UK.
Accor has been ranked number 17 on the List of the 25 Best Companies to Work For in the World by Great Place to Work® Institute. The ranking is the world's largest annual study of workplace excellence and promotes great corporate values, a high-trust workplace, a continuous commitment to improve employees' working environment and a deep respect of diversity and local cultures.
"The companies listed on the third-annual World's Best Multinational Workplaces list are creating workplaces dedicated to fostering trust, pride and camaraderie amongst their employees," said China Gorman, CEO of Great Place to Work®. "Their inclusion on this prestigious list demonstrates their commitment to continually improving the lives of their employees and setting innovative new standards for workplaces of the future."
For more than 40 years, Accor deploys innovative human resources policies to motivate and retain talented employees to ensure quality service for customers, especially thanks to The Académie Accor (created in 1985) and its policy of international mobility. To support employee skills enhancement, motivation and loyalty, the Group has set a target of 75% of hotel general managers developed through internal promotion by 2015.
To attract new talent, Accor uses various tools such as Facebook, LinkedIn or Pinterest, as well as its worldwide recruitment site AccorJobs. In 2011, this portal, which is available in 12 languages, recorded over 5 million visits, promoted around 20,000 jobs and traineeship offers, and received almost 500,000 applications.