Riada Resourcing Repeat Success with Investors in People Gold Award for 2018
Riada was first recognised as Investors in People in November 2008; 10 years on and we have been awarded Gold for the second time! Having been successfully accredited against the Version 5 Standard at Gold level in June 2015 through an insights assessment, using the Investors in People Sixth-Generation Standard in August 2018, Riada is again congratulated on maintaining GOLD accreditation.
Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively. Becoming an accredited organisation with Investors in People reflects the fact Riada are ahead of the latest workplace trends and regularly put into practice essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale and we are delighted we can be a part of this success again.
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People said “we’d like to congratulate Riada Resourcing on their Gold award. Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. Riada should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Riada has achieved a lot since it was established 18 years ago but we are ambitious and have some exciting plans for the future. The core values are lived and not just spoken, leading to a sense of trust and integrity where staff have the chance to voice their views and opinions. Riada is a company where people care about each other, share their knowledge freely and this award is a positive endorsement of the people-focused culture within the organisation.
Commenting on the award, general manager Arlene McConaghie said:
I am extremely proud of team Riada achieving Gold accreditation for 2018...being a part of Investors in People celebrations for 9 years now & winning Gold for a second consecutive time highlights the positive, supportive working environment we strive for here in both our Coleraine and Ballymena branches. We are are committed to high performance through excellent people management and are delighted that our values of hard work and dedication to the business are instilled in every member of our team. 2018 has been an extremely successful year for Riada and looking ahead into 2019, we will continue to evolve, adapt to industry trends and deliver for clients and candidates…”