Safaricom is the best company to work for in Kenya,
Hundreds of reviews on employment job site, Glassdoor, seem to indicate that Safaricom treats its employees well.
We scoured through a couple of them to find out why people love working at the telecom giant:
Great work environment
"Good working environment with a lot of opportunities to innovate."- former Network Administrator.
"Great working environment plus benefits." - Anonymous.
"A very nice work environment." - former intern.
"Great employer with good working environment in terms of facilities gym creche." - Business Intelligence Engineer.
The company gives good employee benefits
"Great benefits i.e. medical, compensation especially for permanent employees." - Anonymous.
"Overall the company gives good benefits from health coverage, transportation to and from work, team building, bonuses." - former Customer Service Representative.
"The company has good benefits for its employees that include house allowance, medical insurance, and entertainment allowance. The overtime pay is also very good." - Anonymous.
"Best medical scheme, good benefits including car allowance, gym creche, security, home alarm systems, flexible working hours." - Category Sourcing Manager.
Vast opportunities for career growth
"Great opportunities to learn. Having worked at Safaricom, one can work in any environment and comfortably handle the pressure." - Human Resources Officer.
"It is an amazing place to work in especially if you want to learn a lot and develop your career." - Product Manager.
"Safaricom is the leading network company in Kenya which offers good career growth for its staff both professionally and personally." - former Customer Service Representative.
Great organizational/team culture
"100% Human is the culture. The aim it to treat humans as humans and machines as machines." - Anonymous.
"Work culture is good and working atmosphere enjoyable." - Anonymous.
"A great culture is propagated throughout the entire organisation." - Platinum Support Manager.
Technology is up to speed
"Innovative, ambitious, integrity, industry-leading, cutting-edge technology." - former Principal Human Resource Business Partner.
"All the latest technologies have been procured, and as an engineer this really puts ones skills at par with the market." - Anonymous.
"Fully embraced technology making working efficient." - Social Media Analyst.