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Swansea-Based the Premier Group Recognised As an Investor in People

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The construction division of The Premier Group, a national specialist in high-spec construction and maintenance work, has been awarded gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, joining the top seven per cent of accredited organisations across the UK, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management.

With a history going back more than 60 years, The Premier Group has grown to become one of the most respected providers of liquid fuel storage, measurement and dispensing systems in the UK. The Swansea-based construction division, which was named Swansea Company of the Year in 2016, works with many major national brands including Esso, Shell, BP, MRH, Rontec, Tesco and Asda.

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 the construction division of The Premier Group. Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. The Premier Group should be extremely proud of their achievement.”

Commenting on the award, Steve Evans, managing director of the construction division of The Premier Group, said;

“Receiving the gold standard from Investors in People is an achievement we are very proud of. Our company has been successful in gaining higher accreditations by Investors in People since we were first recognised by the organisation in 2011. Investors in People’s standards are very robust so we are delighted to be awarded gold for our efforts as a company that promotes positive people management.”

For more information about Investors in People please visit www.investorsinpeople.com