Our people are at the heart of our success and will be core to the next phase in our growth. We pride ourselves of the talent and expertise of our people, providing opportunities for them to learn and develop throughout their careers, so they can reach their potential. We promote a diverse and inclusive workplace, and strive to create a healthy and safe work environment that promotes our people’s wellbeing.
Strength in diversity
Our success stems from our people and a diversity of experience, perspective and understanding. We strive to represent the communities in which we live and work, not only to ensure we can best meet our clients’ needs but also to open up opportunities in our society. Our regional diversity roadmaps are informed by a global set of principles that address inclusive leadership and progression, recruiting for diversity and creating an environment where all our people can succeed. We recognise the achieving gender equality continues to be one of the most pressing challenges our industry is facing which is why we have set a target to reach a 40:60 gender split across our business by 2025.
Read more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Opportunities to develop
We give our people the support, training and rewards they need to excel, recognising that people thrive in different environments and with different support. This includes exceptional opportunities to work internationally and gain experience to deliver outstanding results for clients on cutting-edge projects worldwide. We place emphasis on building future leaders with the ambition and skills needed to drive our industry forward, using technology to draw on the best expertise from our hubs and find innovative solutions to our client’s challenges.
- 33% female employees
- 84% of our people feel all backgrounds are treated fairly
- 14% increase in female Associate Directors and Directors
- 7.8 / 10 average score when asking our people if they would recommend us a place to work
Wellbeing at work
We target the highest standards of workplace health, safety and wellbeing, recognising the benefits for our people, business and society and have achieved accreditation to BS OHSAS 18001:2008, the best practice standard for safety management systems. In addition, we facilitate an open dialogue with our people to ensure that we not only hear their voice but listen to them and work together to continue to improve our working environment.