Karachi, November 05, 2012 (PPI-OT): P and G has yet again secured a place amongst the World’s Most Attractive Employers in Universum’s annual survey for 2012. The company ranked 3rd overall among business students and held steady at #10 among students studying technical disciplines such as engineering and the sciences.
The #3 business ranking is the highest position P and G has ever held in the survey rising four places from its previous ranking. P and G jumped ahead of Ernst and Young and Price Waterhouse Coopers, two of the ‘Big 4’ accounting firms that are known for their large campus programs and who have historically been entrenched in the top three spots. This ranking is based on Universum’s global research on the preferences of more than 144,000 students. Universum is the global leader in employer branding. It surveys thousands of students and professionals to provide Ideal Employer ™ research and strategic consulting services to more than 1,200 clients worldwide.
“At P and G, everything stems from our Purpose of touching and improving lives. Living the P and G Purpose begins here at P and G itself, where we strive to touch and improve the lives of our employees,” said Najia Amin, Country Human Resource Manager, P and G Pakistan. “We continue to recruit the most talented people and develop world-class human resource programs to nurture this talent. We believe in empowering employees with challenging assignments and extensive trainings whilst creating a ‘promote-from-within’ culture to groom them into future business leaders of the company. Today, several employees from Pakistan are leading challenging international P and G assignments.”
The P and G Summer Internship Program is a unique opportunity which provides students across Pakistan a chance to work at P and G for a summer, undertaking real-life projects. Year on year the program has been successful in enabling the company to attract and recruit top talent in the country. Successful interns are offered full time positions, many of whom progress to very senior leadership positions within P and G.
P and G has connected with the country’s youth through innovative platforms. The P and G University Challenge provides students the opportunity to excel across diverse fields including business, sports and music. P and G employees themselves impart trainings and practical knowledge to university students through the Corporate Campus Partnership Program. It is through initiatives like these that P and G continuously strengthens its reputation as the Employer of Choice.
For more information, contact:
Procter and Gamble Pakistan (Pvt.) Limited
P.O. Box 20047, Karachi – 75400