2017 Best Places to Work Study – Mars Australia ranked #1!
After being ranked #18 in the Best Place to Work list in 2016, this year Mars Australia shot up to the coveted #1 position.
official awards ceremony on August 29, Mars Australia was thrilled to be recognised
as the number one place to work in Australia for 2017. The Great Place to Work
results represent 60,956 Australian-based employees from 150 companies of all
sizes. Mars was #1 in the 1,000+ employees category.
An impressive 90 percent of our Australian Associates described Mars
in Australia as a Great Place to Work, and 93 percent said they want to work
here for a long time and that Mars Australia is a friendly place to work.
Jim Brodie, Director-People & Organisation Mars Petcare Australia
said, “It’s Mars Australia’s ambition to be a great place to work, so being
recognised by the national body is news we’re delighted to share with our
Associates. It allows us to reflect on the steps we’ve taken to achieve it and
to celebrate the impact our Associates make every day in creating a working
environment that we’re proud of. It also lets the outside world know what kind
of company we are, which we believe helps to increase our ability to attract
the best talent into the organisation”.
was recognised in comparison to other large businesses, in the following areas:
Work Life Balance, Rewards, and Recognition and Empowerment, all attributes
which are consistent across Mars globally.