Date published: 25/02/2014
Putting its people first is clearly a key priority for The Miller Group after the company and two of its businesses were awarded the highest accolade by Investors in People.
Following a recent assessment, The Miller Group, Miller Homes and Miller Construction have been awarded Investors in People (IIP) recognition at Gold level, placing the business amongst the top 3% of companies accredited in the UK.
The re-assessment process involved interviewing a selection of employees and examining the criteria the business has in place to develop strategies to improve performance, how to implement those strategies and how to evaluate and ensure continuous improvement.
Keith M Miller CBE, Chief Executive of The Miller Group, said: “Being awarded Gold by Investors in People is a fantastic achievement for our business. This recognition clearly demonstrates the high calibre of our employees as well as our commitment to providing opportunities for personal growth through training, development and continuous improvement.
“Being ranked amongst the top 3% of companies to receive IIP Gold in the UK helps consolidate our position as an employer of choice.”
The Investors in People framework provides organisations throughout the UK with a structure which is used to assess and improve business performance through their employees. Formed in 1991, Investors in People has grown to be the UK’s leading people management business in the improvement of standards and delivering enhanced performance to thousands of organisations.
Tom Hutchison, Investors in People Lead Specialist, Investors in People Scotland, said: “The Miller Group has a very high levels of skill, work as cohesive teams, are conscientious, thoughtful, bright and enthusiastic.
“It is clear that the management possess a real hunger to understand areas where they or the business could improve and they are tackling these areas with enthusiasm and drive. Once again I have to agree with the people – a really enjoyable, first class organisation to work with.”
The Miller Group is a major property business specialising in housebuilding, commercial property, construction and integrated asset management services. The Group has approximately 1,500 employees working in its business across the UK.
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