The job recruitment website Jobstreet.com polled 3,658 fresh graduates and junior executives for the fourth edition of its annual ranking: “Top Ten Companies Filipinos Aspire to Work For”.
The respondents were from different position levels and represented a diverse mix of specializations.
According to the results of the Jobstreet survey released on Wednesday, Manila Electric Co emerged as the top choice of jobseekers when asked which company they aspire to work for.
Jobstreet.com said in a statement that this 2017, job security was the top criteria for choosing the company that employees aspire to work for, compared to 2016, wherein respondents singled out basic pay.
The statement reads: “These choices indicate that professional Filipinos are interested in the long-term gains, as factors that directly affect their personal lives such as career growth offerings and promotion, and career-enhancing training and development opportunities.”
It added that a strong leadership team that can mentor employees was also among the top 5 considerations.
Here is Jobstreet’s full list of the top ten companies jobseekers aspire to work for in 2017:
- Manila Electric Co
- San Miguel Corp
- Google Philippines
- Nestle Philippines
- BDO Unibank
- Procter and Gamble
- ABS-CBN Corp
- PLDT Inc