November 19, 2019 – ALROSA entered the top 10 best employers of Russia named by Forbes magazine following an analysis of corporate policies of the largest Russian companies from different sectors.
Forbes reviewed 150 companies from the list of large Russian businesses RBC-500, whose jobs were most sought-after among employees from September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019.
ALROSA took the 7th place in the Forbes final rating, which included 50 employers. The editorial staff points out that given the tough climatic conditions in Yakutia, its main region of presence, ALROSA offers an impressive social package and a high average mothly salary of 126,700 roubles in 2018.
At the end of 2018, the average salary of employees of the company was twice as high the average salary for the Republic of Yakutia (Sakha). In 2018, ALROSA allocated about 11 billion roubles for social investments and various social and charity programs, including contributions to the Occupational Pension Plan. The company regularly indexes salaries to inflation, compensates travel costs for vacation of employees and their families, and provides spa treatment and children’s vacations.
The criteria for assessing employers and the relative importance of each of the metrics were determined based on the results of a population poll by Superjob.ru. The poll showed that when choosing employers, Russians primarily focus on the level of salary, the expanded social package, comfortable working conditions and opportunities for training and retraining. In addition, job seekers also pay attention to new jobs created by the company, the development of infrastructure in the cities of presence, brand recognition, environmental protection and charity. The detailed methodology is available here.