We are proud to be able to say that we are not the only ones to believe that we are one of the best workplaces in Sweden. In several surveys, it appears that BillerudKorsnäs positions itself as one of the best employers in Sweden.
Career company 2017
After an extensive review, the company “Karriärföretagen” annually announces Sweden’s 100 most exciting companies to pursue a career at. Sweden’s 100 Career Companies have been selected since 2011 to highlight employers that are able to offer unique challenges and that, with their genuine commitment to their employees, are Sweden’s top employers. The certification as a “Career company 2017” is a Swedish mark of quality for those employers who have obtained the highest quality in their employer branding work, and who present their employees with extraordinary career and development opportunities. Thousands of companies are examined and assessed based on career and professional development opportunities, employee commitment, international reach, internal and external employer brand, and several other factors.
BillerudKorsnäs can proudly announce that for the fifth consecutive year, we can call ourselves a Career Company 2017.
One of Sweden’s most attractive employers
When both Swedish engineering students and young professionals voted for their dream employer during 2017 BillerudKorsnäs was announced as one of Sweden´s most attractive employers. Once again this year we were one of Sweden’s 100 most attractive employers among undergraduate/graduate engineering students and young professionals according to the annual survey by the global employer branding agency Universum. A total of over 250 companies have participated in the two surveys, which has been completed by over 24,000 Swedish university and college students and 31 000 young professionals from different sectors.
Ny Teknik Magazine
For the second consecutive year, BillerudKorsnäs has also been named as the most attractive engineering employer in the Wood and Forestry sector in Sweden. This is one of the findings of the 2016 Engineer Barometer survey in Sweden – a survey carried out jointly by Ny Teknik magazine and the Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers. A total of 14,291 engineers and engineering students responded to the survey.
Nominated for Employer Branding Company of the Year 2017
BillerudKorsnäs has 2017 been nominated for the award as the Employer Branding Company of the Year by Universum based on the following motivation:
“This company has succeeded in achieving strong and clear results in the Young Professionals group in general, and among economists and graduate engineers in particular. Through its work with employer branding, the company has highlighted the broad range of opportunities and fields of work it encompasses, which has impressed many Young Professionals. Moreover, the company shows understanding for the importance of employer branding, of establishing the work at multiple levels, and creating great interest in the issue.”
Powered by people
To acknowledge and highlight companies that take their employee relations seriously, NetSurvey annually gives out the award Powered by People. The award is based entirely on data from the company's employee surveys in which employees' real perceptions control. The Powered by People award aims to reward companies who have worked hard with the results of their employee survey in 2016. We are proud to be among the top 10 best companies in the category Best construction and manufacturing company!