Aegon among top five multinational employers in The Netherlands

The Netherlands, October 14, 2015

Aegon in the Netherlands has been named as one of the best employers in the country by Effectory and Intermediair. Aegon took fifth position in the multinational companies category for the second year in a row.

Best employer of the Netherlands award ceremonyIn the category of employers with more than 1,000 employees in the Netherlands, Aegon was in the top quarter of employers based on ratings by employees themselves.

The largest survey of its kind in The Netherlands, it provides a true representation of the organization by surveying a random selection of at least 500 employees, selected by Effectory. Responses are anonymous. This year, 347 organization competed for the title, with an average response rate from employees of 71%.

Aegon recruiter, Pascal Schellings, attended the event on October 6 at the Theater Amsterdam. "I am proud and happy," he said. "We have received great feedback from colleagues. There is certainly room for improvement, and we hope to see a higher position next year, not as an end unto itself, but because we want to become an even better employer."

Overall winner in the category of employers with more than 1,000 employees, was home care organization, Buurtzorg.

Written by: Aegon