29th August, 2015
Need a job in Nigeria’s banking sector? Look no further than Fidelity Bank, the best bank to work for in Nigeria.
Fidelity Bank’s measured company culture, dream-company, staff welfare, gender equality, government institution, company’s prestige, salary, and non-salary benefits have been adjudged the best in Nigeria by Ventures Africa and Jobberman.
According to a recent study conducted by Venture Africa, an online platform for news and analysis about African businesses, in conjunction with Jobberman.com, Nigeria’s leading employment website, Fidelity Bank Plc., is the only bank among the top 12 most preferred places to work in Nigeria.
The study showed why Fidelity Bank, is not only one of Nigeria’s leading banks but one of the best financial institutions in Africa.
The report tagged “Top 100 companies for Nigerian millennials” surveyed young Nigerians born between 1982 and 2003 and measured company culture, dream-company, staff welfare, gender equality, government institution, company’s prestige, salary, and non-salary benefits. I
t also looked at the level of satisfaction, salary consideration, level of contentment, career growth, concerns outside work and work-life balance amongst others.
According to the organizers, Fidelity led all other banks in the country in all the measuring indices.
Reacting to the bank’s giant stride, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo said that the development is a testament to the bank’s robust human capital management policies which focuses on enhancing the lives and wellbeing of employees. He explained that Fidelity places a premium in supporting and rewarding the performance of its people.
“We are proud to be honoured, especially because of our strong initiative and focus not only on staff welfare but also on the wellbeing of their families,” he said.
Okonkwo noted that the bank management has put in great work in making it a great workplace.
Citing the Great Place To Work (GPTW) studies conducted in more than 44 countries and 4,500 organizations, which had seen corporations like Google, Goldman Sachs and Microsoft emerge as winners together with Fidelity, Okonkwo said that he is proud that Fidelity Bank belongs to this elite league having won the award on two occasions.
Last year, Fidelity Bank was voted the 2nd Best Place to Work in Nigeria by the GPTW, a US-based global research agency with operations in more than 40 countries across the world.
In 2013, the bank was voted the 5th Best Place to Work in Nigeria, second among rated banks and third among all rated indigenous organizations in Nigeria.