AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Company Ltd has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People (IiP) Standard at Silver level, demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people.
The accreditation is outcome of a 3-year accreditation process where IiP assess the company’s people management practices through the base line survey, training, briefings, focus group discussions, online survey and on-site visits.
Investors in People is the international standard for people management, help shaping a working world where employers, employees and the community succeed by understanding the value of investing in people. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Working with clients across the globe, Investors in People enables organizations to benchmark against the best in the business on international scale to evolve their talent management, whilst developing a supportive and engaging people management strategy. From the survey results, when benchmarking with other Investors in People organizations in the size range from 250 to 4,999 people that have conducted the survey, AES – VCM Mong Duong is ranked 20th out of 816.
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate AES – VCM Mong Duong Power, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, and an organisation committed to achieving success by realising the potential of their people. AES – VCM Mong Duong Power should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Commenting on the award, David Stone, CEO and Managing Director said: “This really is a significant achievement for AES-VCM, especially given relatively short time that the power plant has been in operation. The Award demonstrates our commitment to realising our people’s potential and is one of the steps to fulfil our strategic objective – for AES to be valued as a “Top Place to Work” in Vietnam.”
Speaking about the award, Kevin Pierce, Plant Manager also shared: “This recognition is another strong indicator of our team’s progress on our goal of becoming the number 1 power plant in Vietnam. I am extremely proud of the entire Vietnam team on adopting the behaviors which encourages everyone to be the best they can be.”
The accreditation will last for the next three years and, in line with IiP’s recommendations, AES-VCM will continue to look to make improvements in people management throughout the organization.