The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) was recently certified as the Top Employer 2018 – Certified Excellence in Employer Conditions, for the third year. The certification was based on a comprehensive analysis of the human resources environment.
Top Employers South Africa is a research project that looks at international HR Benchmarking, with rigorous processes. The CDC achieved international standard of people management excellence across key areas of the HR best practice. The CDC earned the employer brand certification as a Top Employer in South Africa (Public Sector).
“The CDC’s human resources management and employee conditions within the organization was critically assessed based on talent strategy, workforce planning, learning and development, performance management, leadership management, career and succession management and the organizational culture,” says Bronwen Addison CDC Remuneration and Benefits Manager.
Ms Zola Ngoma, CDC’s unit head of Performance and Talent Management further highlights that, “as the CDC, we seek to provide exceptional employee conditions, with an outlook to nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organization, and this we managed to has demonstrate to the judges of the awards.”
Following validation and external audit, the CDC’s performance score was rated against an international standard. The CDC achieved the required level in the research and thus qualified for certification. The research comprised of the HR best practices survey, international validation and audit.