Bangsar, 13 May 2015 – Media Prima Berhad (“Media Prima” or the “Group”), Malaysia’s leading fully-integrated media investment group bagged the Silver award for Best Recruitment Evaluation Technique and Bronze awards for Best Use of Digital Media and Best Diversity & Inclusion Strategy at the HR Asia Recruitment Awards 2015 held on 12 May 2015 in Kuala Lumpur.
The Asia Recruitment Awards recognises organisations with robust and effective Human Resource (HR) and people management practices, catering to the needs and all-round growth of the business, employees, industry and the nation.
“We are honoured to be recognised for our commitment and efforts to implement HR best practices. Media Prima invests significant resources in our recruitment efforts because we recognise that people are our most valuable assets. We are passionate about hiring the best and brightest talents and helping them grow and succeed. This ultimately allows us to provide the best possible content in our media platforms and creative solutions to our clients,” said Puan Nor Arzlin Redzwan, Media Prima’s Group General Manager of Human Resources.
She also thanked her HR team and the Group’s employees for upholding the company’s values by continuously making improvements to help create a successful company that is recognised as an employer and partner of choice.
The excellence in Recruitment Evaluation Technique category honours organisations that rigorously apply assessment and selection techniques in recruiting talents. The bronze awards for Best Use of Digital Media and Best Diversity & Inclusion Strategy categories, meanwhile, were in recognition of the innovative use of digital media to create cut-through and consistent development of effective Diversity & Inclusion Recruitment Environment.
The awards are indeed a recognition to Media Prima employees who continuously produce new and exciting ideas. This has enabled Media Prima to be the primary source for quality and award winning content. We are proud that our human capital development programmes have helped groomed talents and assist them in achieving their full potential. Apart from talent development, Media Prima would continue to invest and place great emphasis on ways to further enhance a healthy work-life balance within the organisation.
The HR awards closely followed Media Prima’s ranking amongst the ‘Top 10 companies with Good Disclosures’ by the Minority Shareholder Watchdog Group (MSWG).
The Asia Recruitment Awards 2015 is the only prestigious regional recruitment awards dedicated predominantly to in-house talent acquisition teams in Asia with excellent strategy and execution while raising recruitment standards.