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As the second largest HR services provider in the world, Randstad specializes in matching the needs of business and individuals. Our people are our greatest strength. In fact, one of our core building blocks to success is attracting the “best people”. We therefore try to ensure that our people are given the best work environment, training, opportunities and support so that they can develop to their full potential. Randstad is known for continuing to adhere to and live by the core values established in its early days: to know, serve and trust, striving for perfection and simultaneous promotion of all interests.  

Our founder, Frits Goldschmeding, was a pioneer in the labor market in 1960s. The entrepreneurial spirit he instilled is still alive in the Randstad culture today. Our culture is and always has been open, friendly, professional and driven. In fact, the diversity of the company and our market is so dynamic that many people stay with us for a long time. 

Take a look at the video's of Randstad employees who tell about their career at Randstad.  

Employee Engagement

In Randstad we hold a global employee engagement survey each year to suppot retention. This year 23.124 employees wolrdwide filled in the questionnaire of the People Survey. The participation rate went up from 74.7% (2010) to 80.7% (2011).

The survey measures key engagement drivers such as satisfaction, pride, intention to stay and likelihood to recommend. The outcomes help management determine which factors will most effectively raise engagement levels in each employee group.
In 2011 the survey showed that, while there is room for improvement, engagement is high, scoring 7.4 on a scale of 10. Employees also indicate that they are proud to work at Randstad, with 42% giving pride score of 9 or higher. Survey reports are treated as an opportunity to further dialogue about engagement at all levels within the organization. Engagement is further stimulated by a share purchase plan for all employees and a performance share plan for a group of senior managers