Rothbury Named IBM Best Workplaces Finalist
Published Date: 06th Dec 2017 | Category: News
Rothbury Insurance Brokers has been named a Finalist for the fifth consecutive year in the Medium-Large Workplace Category of the IBM Best Workplaces Survey.
Rothbury Executive General Manager - Human Resources, Christine Barkley says, “We’re very proud that Rothbury has been rated as one of the top places to work in this highly regarded survey.”
“It’s a great achievement for our business and very exciting. Our people and culture are very important to us and are what make Rothbury such a great place to work.”
“Rothbury has been participating in the survey for the last 12 years and over this time we’ve continued to improve our culture, creating an environment that aligns with our company values and where our people feel engaged.”
This year 173 organisations and more than 43,000 employees participated in the programme. Winners and the ‘most improved’ organisations in each category will be announced on 31 January 2018.
IBM Best Workplaces Survey is the largest and longest running employee engagement survey in New Zealand and measures ‘best employer’ and 'employer of choice'. The results of the survey provide valuable employee insights to help businesses improve employee engagement and create a more successful business.
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Danette Hunter - Marketing & Communications Partner
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About Rothbury – www.rothbury.co.nz
Established in 1950, Rothbury is today one of New Zealand’s leading insurance broking groups with 16 broking locations nationwide and 40,000 clients serviced by over 250 staff. Rothbury was the winner of the Large Broking Company of the Year at the New Zealand Insurance Industry Awards in 2014, 2015 and 2016 and a finalist in the IBM Kenexa Best Workplaces Awards each year from 2013 to 2016.
Rothbury delivers commercial insurance solutions to small, medium and large enterprises and protects the assets of thousands of individuals. Rothbury prides itself on providing personalised service, smart solutions, quick action and commitment. The company’s ownership structure offers clients the security of a larger firm with the commitment of a local owner.
Along with broking services, Rothbury also owns a number of underwriting agencies including Classic Cover, Covi Insurance and Go Cover Car Insurance. Through its partnership with Lifetime Group, Rothbury offers advice on loans, life insurance, investment and mortgage solutions.
Rothbury is a member of The Steadfast Group, the largest general insurance broker network in Australia and New Zealand. Comprised of 350+ brokerages with 1200+ offices, the group generated around A$6 billion in sales in FY2017.