Martorell, 10/2/2015. SEAT has received the Top Employers España 2015 certification, which confirms that it is one of the country’s best companies to work for. This recognition singles out the company as the first and only carmaker in Spain that is entitled to use this title and Certification Seal. SEAT was awarded the certification after attaining the standards required in an in-depth research survey conducted by the Top Employers Institute, a company that since 1991 has been globally certifying excellence in the conditions that employers create for their people.

More specifically, the HR Best Practices Survey measured the company’s employee conditions (Hyperlink: by answering questions on nine different topics: Talent Strategy, Workforce Planning, On-boarding, Learning and Development, Performance Management, Compensation and Benefits, Career and Succession Management, Leadership Development and Culture. The survey determined that SEAT offers an outstanding human resources environment, with a positive assessment in each of the topics, and emphasised the company’s career development and talent recruitment and retention programs.

“SEAT does not only aspire to generate employment, as we did in 2014 by hiring more than 800 new workers. We aim to create an environment which is conducive to personal and professional development. The Top Employers España 2015 certification reaffirms that SEAT’s commitment to full-time quality employment is still going strong today”, assured Josef Schelchshorn, SEAT Executive Vice-President for Human Resources.