Wright Insurance Brokers was recently announced as Carlow’s Best Place to Work in the Carlow Business Awards. Located in the heart of Carlow town, and with national headquarters in Wexford, the company employs over 60 people. Wright Insurance Brokers is committed to maintaining a motivated and skilled workforce capable of delivering a highly personalised service to clients.
The evaluation of Carlow’s Best Place to Work looked at programmes, policies and practices that have been put in place to benefit the workforce. The winning company must demonstrate how they are achieving the organisational goals, through people doing their personal best and working together as a team.
John McHugh, Commercial Director of Wright Insurance Brokers commented;
“As a company operating in a sector that is highly reliant on personal relationships, individual expertise and specialised technical knowledge, Wright Insurance Brokers recognises that our most powerful asset is our team. There is a high focus on staff retention and on creating a culture of transparency and fairness in all of our dealings with team members, across departments and at all management levels.”
Training and development is a key pillar underpinning the company’s approach. Team members are actively encouraged to undertake further education which the company supports, both financially and with study leave. Internal recruitment is prioritised as new roles become available, ensuring that employees are given the opportunity to progress before recruiting externally. At present, a third of the team is participating in a programme of further education, and eight team members have been promoted internally since January.
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