Sime Darby Property Bhd recently clinched the HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2015 (Malaysia Chapter) award, bolstering its status as one of the region’s best workplaces, reported The Sun Daily.
Notably, the HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia honours and recognises world-class corporations which demonstrate outstanding workplace cultures and high levels of employee engagement.
“We always regard employees as our greatest asset and key to maintaining the company’s competitive advantage. We believe in providing equal opportunities to all of our employees,” said Datuk Jauhari Hamidi, acting managing director of Sime Darby Property in a statement.
“We are committed to fostering strong individual and organisational performance, which focuses on talent and leadership development along with identifying, attracting and retaining talent.”
Central to the success of Sime Darby Property is the ability to develop and attract talent. The company believes that effective succession planning involves not just replacement planning, but also a comprehensive employee development system.
It has established various policies covering labour practices, training and development, recruitment, human rights as well as workplace health and safety. Employees at Sime Darby Property are also given the chance to learn new skill sets while helping them grow in their careers.