Amazon has been recognized as a Top Employer 2021 in Spain. This certification, awarded by the Top Employers Institute, endorses our commitment to our employees throughout the organization, from corporate positions to operations and Amazon Web Services. This is one of the World’s most demanding and prestigious certifications in the field of human resources management, which recognizes the quality of the work environment, professional development opportunities and programs enjoyed by all our employees.
In Spain, we already have more than 12,000 permanent employees, having created 5,000 new positions in 2020 alone. All of them receive industry-leading benefits such as private health insurance, an employee discount and a company pension plan. Employees at our logistic centers can also access the Career Choice program, through which the company supports them in accessing adult training in their field of choice, financing 95% of tuition and associated fees up to an amount of €8,000 over four years.
In addition to Spain, Amazon has also been recognized as Top Employer in Italy and France, highlighting our inclusion and diversity policies. At Amazon, we share a culture in which inclusion is the norm. We value gender equality and diversity as a driver of innovation and creativity to serve our customers.
Founded 30 years ago, Top Employers Institute has certified more than 1,700 organizations in 120 countries/regions, positively impacting the lives of 7 million employees worldwide.Top Employers Institute program certifies organizations through the results recorded in its 'HR Best Practices Survey', an analysis it conducts periodically based on topics such as professional people management, work environment, talent acquisition, learning, well-being, diversity and inclusion.
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