Chennai : Navin’s, Chennai’s most respected and trusted builder, was recently conferred with the most prestigious award at the first edition of FICCI HR 2021 Awards hosted by FICCI Tamil Nadu state council in partnership with IIM-Trichy held at Ramada Plaza, Guindy . Navin’s bagged the “Best HR practices Award”, under the small and medium scale enterprises, for their standalone employee engagement practices and unique programs.
With focus driven on employee’s health and fitness coupled with motivating new hires through various internal initiatives, Navin’s have fostered a sense of belongingness and a strong connect. Setting examples to women empowerment, Navin’s boasts 53% women across their leadership roles, where women take a step ahead to hold a majority of headship roles in the company.
Focused at enhancing the employees’ knowledge and skills across departments, Navin’s have also laid special emphasis on scientific analysis of skill gap, uniquely targeted mentoring and coaching, and safety training for all employees like, GLADDEN, an exclusive product training for the Pre Sales team, WeExSell, an intensified training for the sales team and Build Brilliance, an extended training in Construction for the Site Execution Team. With more focus on adopting new-age technologies and innovative solutions, the company has leveraged AI and Machine Learning, first time in Asia for Communication enhancement of the Middle Management team. Navin’s have also Digitized HR functions implementing ERP – Wallet HR, utilizes office 365 suite to enable secured and hassle free remote working.
Speaking about the achievement Dr R Kumar, founder, chairman & MD of Navin’s said “We feel extremely delighted to receive this coveted honour from FICCI. Investing in our employees and their well-being has been our top priority for many years now. Even during such unprecedented situation, it becomes extremely imperative to always keep them connected and engaged using all our probable resources and initiatives. I would like to congratulate the entire HR team and all our employees for steering forward such milestones which definitely becomes a reason for celebration for all of us.”
Navin’s award in the category of SME Best HR Practices by FICCI further reiterates their core focus on how crucial their employees are as a component in the overall growth and success of an enterprise.