top 10 best places to work in Australia in 2013

29/04/2014 11:53:27

Have you ever wanted to know who the most attractive employers to work for in Australia are? Every year, as part of our commitment to shaping the world of work, Randstad conducts the world’slargest independent survey into employer branding. The survey asks respondents to rate the top factors they consider when looking for a new job (including competitive salary package, work/life balance and flexible working arrangements.

The businesses (largest by employee size) that stand out for being the most in demand, attractive employer brands across the country in 2013 are:

  1. ABC
  2. Virgin Australia
  3. BAE Systems
  4. Channel 7
  5. Qantas
  6. Department of Immigration & Citizenship
  7. Department of Health & Ageing
  8. Newcrest Mining
  9. Coca-Cola Amatil
  10. GHD

Interestingly, ABC has always performed strongly in our best employer survey, having secured a place in the top 10 every year since the inaugural Randstad Awards ceremony three years ago, however 2013 is the first year the company has secured top billing. ABC ranked high for employer preference with women and with the 25-64 age demographics; and was awarded for its excellence in providing a great work-life balance, strong workplace culture and good learning and development opportunities.

How does your employer brand stack up against the wants and needs of the workforce in Australia?Request your copy of the Randstad Award 2013 research here. What company would you most like to work for in Australia? What do you think makes a business stand out from its competitors when looking for work?