Bangalore, India, June 30, 2014: Intuit, a leading provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, has been ranked #8 in “India’s Best Companies to Work For in 2014” list by the Great Place to Work Institute in association with The Economic Times. This is the company’s sixth successive year on the list, moving up from being ranked 37th in 2013.
India. Intuit India has also been ranked #5 in the IT industry and #2 in Flexibility & Work Life Balance category.
Speaking on the ranking, Vijay Anand, Vice President, India Development Centre, Intuit said, “This is a very proud moment for all of us and a reinforcement of our strong belief in learning fast and winning together. It’s indeed a celebration of our collective efforts and shared vision to make Intuit India the best workplace where the world’s top talent can do the best work of their lives. This recognition reinforces our commitment to creating a employee focused work environment. In one word, what makes Intuit a Great Place to Work is full-empowerment. Everyone at Intuit irrespective of their role or designation is fully empowered to identify a big unsolved problem our customers face and solve it really well. We encourage everyone to take risks, celebrate failures and learn every day through open and honest feedback irrespective of who it comes from. We at Intuit take pride in our entrepreneurial culture that has helped achieve breakthrough innovations, leading by experimentation and launching several new offerings for the emerging markets. Intuit is a home for some of the great people practices and we will continue to invest on our employee centric initiatives.”
Intuit’s values and leadership principles play a significant role in making it a Great Place to Work. Its unique culture inspires innovation through initiatives like unstructured time where employees give 10% of their time to work on what they are passionate about. The notion of One Intuit empowers everyone to have their say in decision making and change management. Intuit’s commitment to diversity and inclusion makes it a great place for women and ensures that the LGBT community is supported and respected within the organization.
Vice President & Managing Director of Intuit India Nikhil Arora said, “We are elated to be acknowledged as a Great Place to Work in India yet again, it is a testimony to our true north philosophy of leading first with employees, to delight our customers and in turn this reaps dividends for our shareholders. At Intuit we are fuelled by innovation and always strive to drive meaningful employee engagement initiatives as we believe that highly engaged employee will deliver results for us in the market. Our success with this award highlights that we are building a company where our employees can do their best work, be the most innovative and create solutions which improve financial lives of our customers in India and beyond.”
The Best Companies to Work in India is a study conducted by the Great Place to Work Institute, India in partnership with The Economic Times. The 2014 edition is the eleventh study in India, which received overwhelming response from over 600 companies, polling over 0.2 million employees making it the largest such study in India. Great Place to Work Institute is committed in their efforts to help organizations across all sectors achieve lasting improvements in their workplace relationships. Measurable business benefits and better corporate performance are the result of creating a great workplace.