Novartis Ireland has been certified as a Top Employer 2021 in Ireland, Europe and globally by the Top Employers Institute for the third year running. This certification highlights our commitment to being employers of choice and is a testament of our belief that having a great culture in the workplace results in high performance. Of the award, Ciara O’Connell, Head NGSC & NBS CONEXTS Dublin said, "It is my privilege to lead a capability center which is diverse and inclusive with plenty of opportunities for our associates to make a meaningful impact. At Novartis, we are inspired by our purpose to reimagine medicine; we are curious to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives; and empowered to bring our best selves to work".
The Top Employers Institute is an independent global organization who recognize excellence in employment practices and an organization’s dedication to a better world of work. The award takes into account a number of factors such as working conditions, benefits, career development opportunities, equal employment opportunities and diversity and inclusion. This is a highly coveted certification in Ireland, with Novartis being one of the only two healthcare companies featuring on the list.