Accredited Best Employers

Past results

2016    2015    2014    2013    2012    2011    2009    2008    2006/07
2005    2004    2003    2001    2000

 

2016 Best Employers

Best of the Best – Cisco Systems

This is Cisco System’s sixth accreditation as an Aon Best Employer, and first as Best of the Best.

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

  • Blackmores
  • Chorus New Zealand Ltd
  • Cisco Systems
  • Coca-Cola Amatil New Zealand
  • DHL Express (New Zealand) Limited
  • Eden Brae Homes
  • Estée Lauder Companies, New Zealand
  • Estée Lauder Companies Pty Ltd – Australia
  • Federal Express Pacific, LLC
  • Online Education Services
  • Renault Australia
  • SEEK
  • Wood & Grieve Engineers
  • Z Energy

 
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2015 Best Employers

Best of the Best – Chorus New Zealand Ltd

Chorus is New Zealand’s largest telecommunications infrastructure company. It looks after a network predominately made up of local telephone exchanges, cabinets and copper fibre cables. Around 1.8 million lines are connected to homes and businesses throughout the country.

This is Chorus New Zealand’s fourth consecutive accreditation as an Aon Best Employer, and first as Best of the Best.

Read more in Chorus New Zealand’s 2015 Best Employers case study.

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

Read case studies on each of the 2015 Best Employers to find out how their people practices set them apart from the rest, and how your organisation can learn from them to improve engagement.

 
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2014 Best Employers

Best of the Best – National Transport Insurance

In over 40 years of operation, National Transport Insurance has evolved to become the market leader in commercial heavy motor insurance. With its unique focus and expertise, National Transport Insurance offers tailored insurance coverage, prompt repair of damages, and claims handling to single vehicle and fleet owners.

"To create superior benefits for all National Transport Insurance stakeholders we provide our people with a culture that inspires effort, nurtures talent and rewards success."
— John Brereton, General Manager Human Resources, National Transport Insurance

See our case study on National Transport Insurance.

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

 
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2013 Best Employers

Best of the Best – Marriott Hotels & Resorts

Marriott Hotels & Resorts is part of Marriott International, a leading lodging company with more than 3,700 properties in over 70 geographies worldwide.

“The values established by our founders have served our company well and will continue to guide our growth into the future. Foremost of these values is the enduring belief that our associates are our greatest assets. Create an inclusive environment where talents and ideas can flourish and you will also drive business results.”
— Neeraj Chadha, Multi Property Vice President Australia Marriott International

See our case study on Marriott Hotels & Resorts.

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

 
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2012 Best Employers

Best of the Best – Microsoft Australia Pty Ltd

Microsoft was founded in 1975 with a dream of “a computer on every desk and in every home” that has ultimately changed the way millions of people around the world communicate, work, learn and play.

Microsoft is one of the world’s best-known brands. Microsoft Australia has grown from 20 people in 1983 to more than 900 people working in capital cities across Australia.

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

  • Chorus New Zealand Limited
  • Express Data
  • FedEx Express (Australia)
  • FedEx Express (New Zealand)
  • Frucor Beverages Australia
  • Hilti Australia
  • Janssen Australia and New Zealand
  • Peoplebank Australia Limited
  • SEEK Limited
  • Shire Australia Pty Ltd
  • Starlight Children's Foundation
  • Trilby Misso Lawyers
  • Wood & Grieve Engineers Limited

 
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2011 Best Employers

Best of the Best

  • Hilti (Aust) Pty Ltd

Special Commendation

  • Federal Express (New Zealand)

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

  • Aegis
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Australia and New Zealand
  • Flexirent Capital Pty Ltd (a subsidiary of FlexiGroup)
  • Frucor Beverages (Australia)
  • Frucor Beverages (New Zealand)
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical
  • Merck Serono Australia
  • Millward Brown Australia

Note: The 2011 study was run over a period of 18 months, so no list was announced in 2010.

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2009 Best Employers

Best of the Best

  • Dimension Data Australia
  • Express Data
  • Microsoft Australia

Accredited (in alphabetical order)

  • InsuranceLine
  • RedBalloon
  • Trilby Missy Lawyers (TML)

Highly Commended (in alphabetical order)

  • Atlassian
  • Cooper Grace Ward lawyers
  • Estee Lauder Companies
  • FedEx Express (New Zealand)
  • The CPT Group
  • Medtronic Australasia
  • SEEK Limited
  • Wood and Grieve Engineers

Note: The 2011 study was run over a period of 18 months, so no list was announced in 2010.
 

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2008 Best Employers

Winner

  • Bain & Company

Best Employer (Runner Up)

  • SEEK Limited

Highly Commended (in alphabetical order)

  • Federal Express Pacific Inc.
  • Inside Mobile
  • Medtronic Australasia
  • NSW Teachers Credit Union
  • Randstad Pty Limited
  • The GPT Group
  • Westaff

 

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2006/07 Best Employers

Winners (alphabetical order)

  • FedEx Express (New Zealand)
  • SalesForce  

Large Organisation Best Employer Award Winner

  • American Express Australia

Large Organisation Best Employer Award Runner Up

  • Flight Centre

Public Sector Best Employer Award

  • Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
  • Not-For-Profit Best Employer Award
  • The Cancer Council NSW

Highly Commended (alphabetical order)

  • Bain & Company
  • Cisco Systems
  • Medtronic Australasia
  • SEEK Limited
  • Select Australasia
  • Westaff

Best Employers (alphabetical order)

  • Carson Group
  • Dimension Data Australia
  • Express Data
  • Golder Associates
  • Inside Mobile
  • Microsoft Australia
  • Nokia Australia
  • Novartis Consumer Health Australasia
  • SAP Australia and New Zealand
  • Stockland
  • Vodafone Australia


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2005 Best Employers

Winner

  • SalesForce

Best New Entrant

  • ING Direct

Special Commendation for Consistent Improvement

  • seek.com.au
  • Swiss Re

Best Employers

  • American Express
  • Bain & Company
  • Bayer Healthcare ANZ
  • Blackmores
  • British American Tobacco
  • Carson Group
  • Dell
  • Golder Associates
  • Medtronic
  • Nokia
  • Select Australasia
  • Westaff


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2004 Best Employers

Winner

  • SalesForce

Highly Commended

  • Bain International Inc.
  • Cisco Systems
  • Flight Centre
  • SEEK

Best Employers

  • American Express International Inc.
  • Dell
  • Diageo Australia
  • Golder Associates
  • IGT
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • McDonald’s Australia
  • MFS Group
  • Retailink
  • Select Australasia
  • STA Travel
  • Stockland
  • Swiss Re


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2003 Best Employers

Winners

  • Over 1,000 employees – Flight Centre
  • Under 1,000 employees – Cisco Systems

Highly Commended

  • Diageo Australia
  • SEEK Communications
  • Virgin Blue

Best Employers

  • Merck Sharp and Dohme
  • SalesForce
  • Lion Nathan
  • Nike Australia
  • Nokia Australia
  • CHEP Asia Pacific
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • Police and Nurses Credit Society
  • Macquarie Bank
  • Computer Associates
  • McDonald’s Australia
  • Golder Associates
  • American Express International
  • Retailink

Note: The 2001 study was run over a period of 18 months, so no list was announced in 2002.


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2001 Best Employers

Over 1,000 employees

  • Flight Centre
  • Macquarie Bank
  • Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
  • Lion Nathan
  • Star City
  • British American Tobacco
  • SalesForce
  • Eurest
  • Foster’s Group

Under 1,000 employees

  • Cisco Systems
  • Nokia Australia
  • Guinness UDV
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Avis
  • SC Johnson
  • Powerlink Queensland
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Nike

Note: The 2001 study was run over a period of 18 months, so no list was announced in 2002.

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2000 Best Employers

Over 1,000 employees

  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Com Tech Communications
  • Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
  • Macquarie Bank
  • AAMI
  • Lone-Star Asia Pacific
  • Lion Nathan
  • Ernst & Young
  • C&W Optus
  • Tele-Tech International
  • Kimberley-Clark
  • BP Australia
  • Shell
  • Australian Gas Light

Under 1,000 employees

  • Apple Computers
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Nokia
  • Bain International
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Powerlink Queensland
  • SAS Institute
  • Professional Advantage
  • United Distillers & Vintners
  • Acumen Multimedia
  • A.S.S.I.S.T.

 
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