The Adecco Group UK and Ireland’s brands recognised as UK’s Best Workplaces™

London, 9th May 2019 – The Adecco Group UK&I’s brands: Adecco UK, Spring Technology, Office Angels and Badenoch + Clark were all named by Great Place to Work® on their annual ranking of the UK’s Best Workplaces.

The rankings are: Office Angels 6th, Adecco 10th, Spring Technology 32nd and Badenoch + Clark 38th places. It’s very positive to see two of our brands being in the top 10, with all others having either equalled or improved their performance compared to previous years.

This is in recognition of their strong leadership and their creative and effective HR policies that promote a healthy workplace culture th­­rough trust, pride and camaraderie.

The process of determining an organisation’s ranking is vigorous and includes both an employee engagement survey and an audit into the organisation’s HR and leadership practices, engagement initiatives and culture.

Alex Fleming, Country Head of UK & Ireland and President of Staffing & Solutions, the Adecco Group UK&I, commented: “We are proud to be named once again as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces and to be placed in the top 10 for two of our brands. Our people are the key to our success and this award is a great recognition of the ongoing hard work that goes into creating an inclusive and engaging environment for our employees. Fostering a positive workplace culture is critical to any business’ success, it also enables employees to be more innovative, productive and fulfilled.”

The Adecco Group UK&I’s employees are the number one advocates of the Group’s Employee Value Proposition and demonstrate the company values through the great service they provide to clients and candidates. Continuous feedback from employees is vital and the Group continues to make improvements based on this. For example, a review of flexible ways of working was conducted so the Group can now better understand and support the work life balance of its workforce.


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About the Adecco Group UK and Ireland

The Adecco Group UK&I and its brands are part of the Adecco Group, the world’s leading HR solutions partner. As a Group, we provide more than 700,000 people with permanent and flexible employment every day. With more than 34,000 employees in 60 countries – 3,100 in the UK&I – we transform the world of work one job at a time. Our colleagues serve more than 100,000 organisations with the talent, HR services and cutting-edge technology they need to succeed in an ever-changing global economy. As a Fortune Global 500 company, we lead by example, creating shared value that meets social needs while driving business innovation. Our culture of inclusivity, fairness and teamwork empowers individuals and organisations, fuels economies, and builds better societies. These values resonate with our employees, who voted us in the top five on the Great Place to Work® – World’s Best Workplaces 2018 list, for the second year running. We make the future work for everyone.

The Adecco Group is based in Zurich, Switzerland. Adecco Group AG is registered in Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN). The Group is powered by ten lead brands: Adecco, Badenoch & Clark, General Assembly, Lee Hecht Harrison, Modis, Pontoon, Spring Professional, Vettery and YOSS.

The Adecco Group UK&I’s head office is located in London, UK. We have 11 brands, including the Adecco Group UK&I, Adecco, Adia, Ajilon, Badenoch & Clark, Modis, Office Angels, Penna, Pontoon, Roevin and Spring.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® UK is a consultancy specialising in workplace culture, helping organisations to create exceptional, high performing workplaces where employees feel trusted and valued. We help employers improve recruitment, retention, productivity and profitability by putting employees at the heart of the organisation, analysing what they think and feel and identifying the real issues that need to be addressed. Part of a global organisation, we apply data and insights from approximately 10,000 organisations across the world to benchmark individual performance and advise employers on how to continuously improve trust and the employee experience so as to help build and sustain business performance. We run the Best Workplaces™ awards to enable the organisations we work with to celebrate their achievements, build their employer brand and inspire others to take action.