Tuesday, 16 July 2019 | 04:59 WIB

Pegadaian Wins Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2019 Award

Pegadaian Wins Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2019 Award (pegadaian)

JAKARTA NETRALNEWS COM -  State-owned pawning company PT Pegadaian (Persero) has won the prestigious award from HR Asia, the Best Companies to Work for Asia 2019 award. The award was given in the category of The Best Work Place.

The award is an appreciation of the success of Pegadaian as a BUMN in carrying out digital transformation, from starting to fix Human Resources (HR), products, services, work processes and work culture based on corporate governance (GCG) and the performance of PT Pegadaian (Persero) based on information technology.

"We really appreciate this award from HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2019. "This award will continue to encourage us to be consistent in implementing GCG on an ongoing basis, by building a digital-based transparency system and developing big data and the human resources we have," said Director of HR and Law, Edi Isdiwarto, Jakarta, Friday (6/14).

The scoring system is carried out through three processes, namely the company description, a sample survey of 30 employees related to aspects of the work environment, and presentations on company practices.

Edi stated that the award would provide a motivation in achieving Pegadaian's vision and mission. So that it will create developments in increasing capabilities that include knowledge, skills, and attitude.

"To increase labor productivity at Pegadaian. So the company has strategies - strategies that are prepared, including through increasing competence, improving welfare, benefits, competitive compensation and performance-based."

As it is known, Pegadaian is increasingly focused on implementing the principles of developing talent management and human resources that prioritize good corporate governance. Therefore Pegadaian has a Clean-Up Pawnshop program, which consists of the Clean, Clean, and Clean Environment Program. This program aims to encourage the implementation of GCG in and around Pegadaian.

Pegadaian is also focusing on the Groom Talent (G-Talent) program which aims to develop internal talents. Therefore the company in preparing HR is taken seriously to welcome the new era.

Not only that, Pegadaian also has the Gade Goes to Campus Program. The program shows that the company is now a place of work to be proud of, as well as looking for young talents on the best campuses in Indonesia. Besides that, in an effort to provide financial literacy for the generation of minenials, amid the increasingly rapid digital technology industry and the large number of financial products.

Based on company data, the number of Pegadaian organic employees reached 13,400 people, while outsourcing 12,700 people with 4,319 outlets. The two strategies to expand the network that had been changed to become Pegadaian agents with the status of partners.

The company's method of conducting HR recruitment is carried out openly through mass media or other means so that information is widely accepted by the public. The receipt of competent HR in accordance with the requirements determined and in line with the development of the company, PT Pegadaian (Persero) conducts procurement of employees based on the principles of transparency, accountability, independence and justice.