Openbravo obtains the Great Place to Work Certification in Spain and France
This is the most prestigious international recognition in the field of people management and business strategy, awarded annually to the best employers in the world.
The company’s commitment to work-life balance, an inclusive work environment, and support from superiors are among the issues most valued by its professionals.
An impressive 83% of employees in Spain and 94% in France believe the company is a Great Place to Work.
In Spain, Openbravo is the first company based in the Navarre region to receive this recognition.
Pamplona, Spain, September 1st, 2022 – Openbravo has achieved the Great Place to Work® certification in Spain and France, awarded by Great Place to Work®, the leader in identifying and certifying Great Places to Work.
Following a diagnosis of the organizational environment, including a global employee questionnaire, the company has obtained this certification, thus demonstrating that Openbravo is an organization with a high trust culture, capable of attracting and retaining talent.
In each country, there were various aspects of the workplace highlighted by employees that scored significantly above the Best Workplaces 2022 averages:
• Employees in Spain believe that their superiors trust them to do a good job without having to keep an eye on them, they feel they can be themselves in their workplace, and they believe they are treated well, regardless of their position in the company.
• In France, employees say they are encouraged to balance their professional and personal lives, they feel that their superiors recognize good work and extra effort, and they believe that their superiors avoid favoritism.
Marco de Vries, CEO of Openbravo, said, “We are very proud to obtain this certification, which demonstrates our clear focus on providing an excellent working environment for our employees, who are at the very core of our business and who are truly responsible for our successes. We will remain committed to providing the best working conditions, based on integrity, honesty and recognition of diversity and achievement, to deliver the best results for Openbravo and our clients.”
According to a Great Place to Work study, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great boss in a GPTW-certified workplace. In addition, employees in certified workplaces are 93 percent more likely to be eager to come to work and are twice as likely to be paid fairly and have a fair chance at promotion.
The Great Place to Work® consulting firm has for more than 30 years been working with companies around the world to identify, create and sustain high-trust, high-performance cultures by helping organizations become Best Workplaces.™