Monsanto has been named to the Top 25 World’s Best Multinational Workplaces list by Great Place to Work® Institute. Monsanto was recognized for its outstanding workplace culture and in recognition of its reputation as a global employer-of-choice.
To be eligible for the list, qualifying companies must have appeared on at least five national Great Place to Work® lists, have at least 5,500 employees worldwide, and at least 40 percent of their global workforce must work outside the company’s home country. Monsanto placed on the Brazil, India, Argentina, Central America and Mexico “Best Companies to Work For” lists awarded by the Great Place to Work® Institute.
Monsanto has also received a 100 percent rating on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index, joining 188 other organizations in the 2012 report. This is the highest possible rating that recognizes the company’s support for the LGBT community through policies and practices that foster a diverse and equal opportunity workplace. The practices the company was rated highly on include its equal employment opportunity policy, excellent spousal and partner health benefits and Encompass, Monsanto’s LGBT employee network.
Monsanto has continually been recognized by leading third party organizations as an employer of choice. Other awards received in the past year include:
- Science Magazine’s Top Employers
- Achievers 50 Most Engaged Work Places
- Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT
- Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies for Diversity