Ujjivan Small Finance Bank is recognized among India's Best Companies to Work For 2019, among India's Best Workplaces for Women 2019 (Top 75) and among India's 25 Best Workplaces in BFSI 2020. Every year, Great Place to Work® identifies India's 100 Best Companies to Work For (with employee strength more than 500) through an objective and rigorous workplace culture assessment process. As a part of our annual research in India, this year a total of 747 organizations were evaluated and from them, we identified India’s 75 Best Workplaces for Women 2019.
Ujjivan, currently operating as a Small Finance Bank, started as an NBFC in 2005. After the receipt of a license from the Reserve Bank of India to operate as a “Small Finance Bank” on 11th November 2016, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank started its Banking operations in India in February 2017. They serve over 3.6 million customers across the 209 Districts that they are present in.
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Ujjivan Small Finance Bank has successfully created a Great Place to Work FOR ALL their employees as they have excelled on the 5 dimensions that are a hallmark of a High-Trust, High-Performance Culture™ – Credibility, Respect, Fairness, Pride and Camaraderie. In a rigorous assessment process conducted by the Great Place to Work® Institute, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank met the minimum criteria on the Trust Index© Employee Survey, on the consistency of experience across all demographics and on the Culture Audit© People Practices Framework, to clear the first level i.e. getting Great Place to Work-Certified™.
Great Place to Work® is considered the ‘Gold Standard’ in workplace culture assessment and recognition.
As a certified organization, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank became eligible to be considered among 'India's Best Companies to Work For 2019' – a list that features the 'Best of the Best’. The process of identifying India's Best Companies to Work For is based purely on the assessment findings and does not involve any jury or opinion based criteria.
Ujjivan Bank offers a homely and warm environment. Team members work together as a family. Timely payment of salaries and annual leaves gives a sense to employees that the bank cares about them. Employees are given bonuses and ESOPs regardless of the level the employee is at. This keeps them motivated. Within the bank there are a lot of growth options for all.
This page highlights more about the work culture of the organization, selected best people practices, the vision of the leadership and glimpses of employee life.
Read through to find out what makes Ujjivan Small Finance Bank a Great Workplace.
Great Place to Work-Certified™ from January 2020 - December 2021. Certified for 4 years in a row!
India's Best Companies to Work For 2019
Among India's 25 Best Workplaces in BFSI 2020, 3 years in a row!
Among India's 75 Best Workplaces for Women 2019
Best Workplaces in Small Finance Bank 2018
25 Best Large Workplaces in Asia 2019 (501+ Employees)
Ujjivan has professionally shot and created a movie to communicate the values we hold dear and to also introduce customers to the various facilities available at Ujjivan Small Finance Bank. This video, called the ‘Branch Experiential Video’ is displayed to all staff members at the respective Staff Launch event of every new Bank Branch and is also continuously played at all Bank Branches.
Ujjivan worked along with Parinaam to conduct an Annual Summer Camp for the children from the ultra-poor communities that Parinaam works with. Ujjivan employees volunteered, to bring in light into the life of these kids. The 5-week Summer Camp is held in the communities that they reside in, Monday through Friday. The children partake in a plethora of activities that keep them engaged during the day.
For Ujjivan, employees come first and are held accountable, creating a sense of their roles and responsibility leading to self-development makes this a great workplace.
Ujjivan is a place where you can place your suggestions openly, the company management is transparent and the employees are given importance.
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank
Head of Human Resources, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank