Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 22
The list of best employers in Azerbajan has been released. Azercell Telecom LLC was ranked among top 3 employers in terms of attractive compensation package, working environment, corporate culture, perspective professional development and other indicators.
ACT global research and consulting company conducted a research in August-September 2016 covering the CIS countries and Eastern Europe. As per research results, Azercell was defined as one of 3 best employers in the market.
The research aimed to study Azercell’s employer positioning among employees of Azercell and representatives of various fields, as well as to reveal the best employers present in Azerbaijan and study the image of mobile operators. The research was conducted through face-to-face interviews with employees of Azercell, other professionals, students, local and international graduates and media representatives.
The research results showed that Azercell is in the list of top 3 employers in all segments in Azerbaijan. The company was defined as the best employer among mobile operators.
Meanwhile, Ernst & Young Azerbaijan conducted Best Employer 2015 survey among students and professional candidates. The main purpose of the survey carried out in May-June 2016 was to determine the major trends in labor market in Azerbaijan. The respondents were asked to indicate factors affecting their employer preferences, key sources of information about employers, deficiencies in recruitment process and other issues.
According to preferences by students and professionals, Azercell was listed among top 10 employers in the market. Furthermore, Azercell was the only telecom operator in this list.
As is known, safe and healthy environment is among basic factors in maintaining convenient workplace for each individual. We are proud to inform that Azercell is now certified with international standard in Occupational Health & Safety OHSAS 18001 and international standard in Environmental Management System ISO 14001. In parallel, the company has successfully passed re-certification against revised Quality Management ISO 9001:2015 standard.
Health and Safety, First Aid, Fire Fighting trainings, as well as constant health related measures (vaccination, blood test and etc.) are common procedures, covering all operational offices of Azercell. The company offers perspective professional development program, attractive compensation and social package for each employee. With its reliable corporate culture, Azercell has managed to establish trust in its employer brand.
The leader of the mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996. With 48% share of Azerbaijan’s mobile market Azercell’s network covers 80% of the territory and 99,8% of population of the country. Currently, 4,5 million subscribers choose Azercell services.
Azercell has pioneered an important number of innovations in Azerbaijan, including GSM technology, advance payment system, 24/7 Customer Care, online customer services, GPRS/EDGE, M2M, MobilBank, one-stop- shop service offices Azercell Express, mobile e-service “ASAN signature”, etc. Azercell deployed first 4G – LTE services in Azerbaijan in 2012.
According to the results of mobile network quality surveys of Global Wireless Solutions company and international systems specialized in wireless coverage mapping such as “Opensignal” and “Testmy.net”, Azercell’s network demonstrated the best results among the mobile operators of Azerbaijan.