PwC wins best work place for women in Nigeria award
A firm, PwC, has won the ‘Best Place To Work For Women Employees In Nigeria In The Large Organisation category’ and also ranked second in the ‘Best Companies To Work For In Africa (Large Organisation) category.’
The professional service provider firm won the awards based on the research carried out by the Great Place to Work Institute, Nigeria. The result was announced, yesterday, at the 2019 Award dinner of the research institute.
PwC came tops out of over 100 others including listed companies, major multinationals, oil & gas companies, technology startups, major financial institutions, government agencies, educational institutions and non-governmental organisations that participated in the assessment.
Country Senior Partner, PwC Nigeria, Uyi Akpata, said: “Over the years, we’ve listened to our employees and learned from experience that by giving people the flexibility, the benefits and the support they need to be great parents, they will put their best to work. We believe you can be fully committed to your family, while having a rewarding career. And we are proud that our Mentor Moms’ programme has continued to make a difference in the lives of our female employees…”