Target Group, the business process outsourcing and operational transformation provider, has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management.
Target Group, which was founded in 1979 and is based in Newport, South Wales, currently employs over 1,000 people. The company, which specialises in financial services and manages assets in excess of £24 billion, can count the DVLA, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and Yorkshire Building Society as clients.
Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, 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.
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate Target Group, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. Target Group should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Commenting on the award, Rhiannon Williams, HR Director at Target Group, said: “We are delighted to receive the Investors in People accreditation. It is a great accolade and testament to how the business has grown to become a place people want to work in and where they can build a successful career.