Moscow, 5 April 2017 – Aeroflot has once again won the prestigious Randstad Award as the best employer in the transport industry in Russia.
Russia’s most attractive employers are awarded every year based on the results of the world’s biggest employer branding survey. In 2017, 26 countries took part in the project.
The Russian vote was held via an online survey that attracted 14,180 participants from across the country, who were asked to rate more than 300 major employers in over 20 sectors. Key criteria for respondents in this year’s survey were good salary and social benefits, followed by the financial stability of the employer and opportunities for career growth.
Aeroflot has won the Best Employer in the Transport Industry award for the third year in a row. Russia’s flagship airline is the leading employer and tax-payer in its sector, supporting more than 21,500 jobs in Russia and abroad.
Aeroflot is committed to being a socially responsible employer, and offers all employees an attractive package of salary and social benefits.
Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and a proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,062 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. In 2016, Aeroflot carried 29 million passengers (43.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries).
In 2016 Aeroflot became the first Russian airline to be awarded Four Star Airline status by Skytrax in recognition of the high-quality of its customer service, and was also named Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the fifth time at the Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Aeroflot operates one of the youngest fleets in the world with 191 aircraft. Aeroflot is based in Moscow, at Sheremetyevo International Airport.
Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety, with a European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, the main globally recognized safety parameter, comparable to global peers.
The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the sixth time in 2015, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant.
Find out more at www.aeroflot.com.