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Sage awarded as a Top Employer in South Africa for 2020

Top Employers Institute recognises Sage as one of the South Africa's most advanced employers

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, 21 November 2019Sage (FTSE: SGE), the market leader for cloud business management solutions, has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 in South Africa. Organisations certified as Top Employers dedicate themselves to providing the very best working environment for employees through their progressive ‘people-first’ HR practices.

Says Debbie Tim, Regional Director: People Business Partner at Sage Africa & Middle East: “We know that the best way to make sure our customers are successful is to have engaged colleagues and an inclusive culture. It is gratifying to receive this award because it shows that we are succeeding in our efforts to create a wonderful employee experience that attracts and retains the best talent, while helping our colleagues to reach their full potential.”

Top Employers Institute CEO, David Plink, adds: “To become recognised as a Top Employer, an organisation will have to prove that the implementation of their people strategies enriches the world of work of their employees.  The certified participants are a shining example of a dedication to people practices as they continuously commit to empowering their employees for a better world of work. Congratulations!”



About Top Employers Institute Certification Programme

The Top Employers Institute Global Certification Programme has certified and recognised more than 1500 Top Employers in more than 118 countries/regions across five continents.

The HR Best Practice Survey encompasses over 100 questions which cover 600 ‘People Development’ practices across 10 topics: Talent Strategy, Workforce Planning, Talent Acquisition, On-boarding, Learning & Development, Performance Management, Leadership Development, Career & Succession Management, Compensation & Benefits and Culture.