LAGOS, Nigeria – Cadbury Nigeria Plc (a part of Mondelēz International) has been recognised as a Top Employer in Nigeria by the Amsterdam-based Top Employers Institute.
The Top Employers Institute’s programme certifies organisations based on the participation and results of their HR Best Practices Survey. Cadbury Nigeria excelled in the survey that covers six domains, namely: People Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Well-being, and Diversity, and Inclusion
Speaking on the certification in a statement, Oyeyimika Adeboye, Cadbury Nigeria’s Managing Director, said: “We put our people first in all our decisions as they are our most valuable assets.
” Together we work to delight our consumers with the right snacks made the right way. This is in line with our mission statement which drives us as an organisation.
“Being certified as a Top Employer showcases our continued dedication to a better world of work and we exhibit this through excellent people policies and practices.”
Wole Odubayo, Human Resources Director, Cadbury Nigeria, added: “The Top Employer certification affirmed the effectiveness of our HR processes and practices, which are in line with best-in-class HR practices. Our various initiatives and quest for continuous Improvement are positively impacting our people and contributing to their success in the organisation.
“The certification is equally important internally because this is how we send a message to our employees and key stakeholders about the impact of all the varied initiatives and investments we have implemented to ensure that we are working in good conditions, engaging our employees and improving our ways of working, which further add value to the business.”
According to the statement, which was issued by Frederick Mordi, the Company’s Corporate Communications and Government Affairs Manager for West Africa, the certification is in addition to the ‘Employer of Choice’ (Under 1000 Employees), and ‘Outstanding Recruitment Strategy’ awards from the HR People’s Magazine, which Cadbury Nigeria won in 2019 and 2020.