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AREVA excels in two employer awards

News brief


February 23, 2010

On February 9, AREVA was certified as a Top Employer by the Corporate Research Foundation (CRF), an institute that has been specializing in identifying and selecting Top Employers over the last 19 years. Every year, this award is given to 20 French companies that demonstrate excellence in human resources policies and practices. This certification confirms AREVA’s position as a reference employer, and recognizes the group’s commitment to employees through its talent management program.

To receive this distinction, shortlisted companies are subjected to an in-depth assessment by the CRF. The institute applies objective rating standards to identify the leaders in HR management, and measures the commitment of HR departments to employees and to managing talent.

AREVA excelled in five areas:

Company Culture

  • AREVA is a world leader and business partner in more than 100 countries
  • Integration of sustainable development and corporate responsibility into the group’s strategy

Working Conditions

  • Numerous employee services
  • Consideration of the need for work/life balance

Talent Development Management

  • Annual ‘People Review’ to identify and develop talents
  • Opportunities for international mobility

Career Development

  • Priority to internal mobility and mixity
  • Average of 30 hours of training per year per employee (AREVA University)

Compensation and Benefits

  • Individual objectives setting to assess employee performance and increase pay accordingly
  • Group savings plan for all French group employees, with attractive tax conditions

The award comes as recognition of AREVA’s efforts in :

  • integrating new hires and developing their potential
  • innovative HR practices and tools
  • internal training and mobility policy
  • management values and involvement in promoting diversity at every level of the organization
  • sustainable development and corporate social responsibility commitment.

Philippe Vivien, Senior Executive Vice President, Human Resources: “AREVA is a group that thrives on innovation and commitment. For us, becoming a Top Employer 2010 is the reward for our effective and attractive HR policy