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3 awvn THAT S WHY More than 850 individual companies and trade panies information and successfully turning associations are affiliated to AWVN. They this information into services with an added encompass large and small organisations value. operating in the services sector, industry and AWVN also plays a major role in the Polder the non-profit sector and together employing Model. AWVN maintains close relations with some two million people. VNO-NCW (the Confederation of Netherlands The position adopted by AWVN is unique Industry and Employers), the political advocate of corporate Holland, is a recognised and compared to that of other consultancy bodies working in the field of labour relations and valued interlocutor of the trade unions, and employment conditions. has a seat on numerous boards, committees Its associative character means there is a and consultative bodies, including the SER (the deep-rooted basis for trust between the central office organisation and the members, and the right channels at its disposal to enable it to Social and Economic Council). AWVN thus has among the members themselves. This results actively help create and maintain an employerfriendly socio-economic in AWVN gaining wide-ranging access to com- climate. Network for employers Impacting on the social and economic climate Placing of innovative HR issues on the agenda Provision of information CONTENTS 4. QUESTIONS RAISED BY CLIENTS Examples of HR matters for which employers enlist AWVN s services 8. THE AWVN CONSULTANT Your personal link between your question and AWVN s customised answer 9. CONSULTING SERVICES A concise overview of the consulting services offered and areas of expertise covered INTRODUCTION 3 Corporate objectives HR strategy Industrial relations Organisational development Staff development Creation of employment conditions 10. WHAT DO YOU GET FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEE? Knowledge, trend-watching, creation and innovation, outlook and policy, network, influence Gaining a head-start through good employment practices AWVN advises companies on the development of their HR strategy and on organisational and staff matters, as well as on the drafting of the terms and conditions of employment. AWVN works on the basis of the philosophy that it is precisely these aspects of the employer s role that in large measure contribute to the fulfilment of the organisation s goals. A positive corporate climate, with constructive labour relations, is vital in this process. This is what AWVN refers to as good employership. 12. WHAT MEMBERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT AWVN Coca-Cola Enterprises Nederland, Genpact Netherlands, Unilever Benelux 15. BECOMING A MEMBER?
4 QUESTIONS RAISED BY CLIENTS In our company the client must have pride of place. How do I achieve that? In your organisation the client must occupy centre stage. Your company has to be a smash hit when it comes to personal service. So how do you go about achieving that? You have a clear objective in mind, which means you know what you want. Your client must always have the feeling that you are there for him. You know that this approach will serve to set you apart from the competition. Your staff must find it enjoyable to help and please your clients. What kind of employees do you need? How do you encourage them? Good employment conditions can be helpful when it comes to these considerations. They should involve reasonable salaries and perhaps also make provision for a bonus scheme although in this case not one that pays out in the event of an increase in sales, but only if and when customer satisfaction, for example, has increased. You want employees who enjoy communicating with others, and are good at that. These are the kind of people you want to hold onto in your company. But are you yourself setting a good example? What are the arrangements governing internal communication in your organisation? Is there scope for a genuine discussion, or is it in actual fact predominantly one-way communication? What can you change? Where would you say your weak points were if you wanted to become a genuinely service-driven company? AWVN answers your questions. We don t present you with tedious reports, but provide you with practical advice on HR policy, labour relations and employment conditions. In short, we advise you on the tools you have at your disposal to achieve the best results, together with your employees. The trick is to put these tools to use in such a way that they help you to attain your corporate objectives. AWVN is the largest employers association in the Netherlands p More than 850 individual companies and trade associations are
5 Tough times: cost-cutting, downsizing? Or are other solutions possible? Your company is having a difficult time of it at the moment, and you are faced with the decision as to whether you should cut costs or lay off staff. Or are alternative solutions possible? Good times alternate with bad times. Sometimes you don t have enough hands, and sometimes you have too many. What you need is greater flexibility. Do you obtain that by having recourse to stand-by workers, temporary employees or agency staff? Or is it wiser to make sure that labour supply and labour demand are better geared to each other, or to devise more astutely organised work schedules? Is it possible to start working with flexible forms of remuneration: paying staff more if the company is doing well, and paying them slightly less if results are disappointing? And if such a system were introduced, what implications would it have for the employment conditions scheme and what impact would it have on labour relations in your organisation? You re no softie, but you re well aware that good labour relations are vital to the smooth running of your company. A poor working atmosphere is not in your interests at all, and yet your organisation has to become more flexible. How do you set about that? How do you organise the consultations with the trade unions and the staff council? And how do you inform the employees of the changes? AWVN answers your questions. It doesn t present you with tedious reports but offers practical advice on how to achieve more flexible operations, restructuring, working time management, employment conditions and labour relations. AWVN ensures that you can capitalise on economic developments whilst at the same time maintaining good labour relations. QUESTIONS RAISED BY CLIENTS members p Directly and indirectly there are some 19,000 affiliated companies p Together these companies employ more than 2 million people p
6 Does our company also benefit from allowing some of its employees to work from home? QUESTIONS RAISED BY CLIENTS Many of your employees would be very keen to work from home one or two days a week. Is that something you would agree to, and if so what arrangements would have to be made in that respect? And would your company be better off for it? More and more companies around you are going along with this trend. They are quite happy for members of staff not to come to the office on one or two days a week, and to work from home instead. Your employees want that possibility, too. Will you agree to this? And if so, what is needed for this system to be put into practice? Quite a few employers assume that for telecommuting you don t need much more than a good place to work and a PC with a fast Internet connection. And yet those are only the technical preconditions. Obviously it begins with the question: would telecommuting be appropriate for my company? It could be. Employees who work from home are generally productive, since they spend less time in traffic jams. What s more, by making telecommuting possible you can sometimes save on workstations in the office and you will probably become more attractive as an employer. But you can also say no, for example if the very thing your company s success is based on is cooperation or if the labour relations in your company are not yet equipped for telecommuting. After all, it entails managers being able to run operations on the basis of results instead of working hours, and this calls for trust and commitment to the company. Oughtn t you to work on that first? Wouldn t you first like to train your executive staff in a different form of management? Or are you chiefly looking for solutions to practical questions concerning, for example, rules in the field of working conditions, tax arrangements and pay? AWVN answers your questions. It doesn t present you with tedious reports but offers practical advice on Alternative Workplace Strategies (sometimes also referred to as the New World of Work ), labour relations and employment conditions, and everything to do with staff deployment. Your company s strategy occupies centre stage here. After all, your HR policy must make its contribution to this process. AWVN was founded in 1919 to carry on negotiations on employment conditions with the trade unions on behalf of its members p
7 QUESTIONS RAISED BY CLIENTS How do I make sure that everyone stays full of vitality? And are older employees expensive? You re well aware of the fact that older employees are having to carry on working for longer. But how do they retain their vitality and keep up with the times? And actually, aren t older workers very expensive? There are extra days leave for older employees that s something for which provision is made in the collective labour agreement. But is that the extent of your policy on older employees? Do you think you can see to it that your employees can be put to work in a lasting fashion in that way? Have you thought about how many of your older employees actually need extra days off? It could be that other tools are needed to keep your employees full of vigour. Use a survey or panel interviews to ask them to tell you themselves what they need to remain available for useful and versatile work. Your employees might want to develop their skills further by means of training or by extending their range of duties. Or they may want to have a greater say in their working hours, which could be brought about through self-rostering. How do you introduce these kinds of changes? What role could the trade unions or a staff council play in this process? How do you remain a good employer, who brings the corporate objectives within closer reach through good employership? AWVN answers your questions. It doesn t present you with tedious reports but offers practical advice in the field of lasting employability, remuneration, working-hours management and employment conditions. Negotiations on employment conditions and provision of advice on the drafting of employment conditions are still part of the core business p
8 Ron Burm, employment conditions consultant Hester Kooi, employment conditions consultant Tammo Delhaas, employment conditions consultant Saskia Breukels, lawyer specialising in labour law Ruud Blaakman, consultant on international affairs THE AWVN CONSULTANT Iris van der Marel, employment conditions consultant Marcel Nijhoff, employment conditions consultant Hedda Renooij, pensions adviser Jeroen Visser, management consultant Rebecca Ramakers, remuneration consultant Lars Doyer, labour relations consultant Suzanne van Midden, project adviser Fred van den Bosch, consultant on working-hours management Judith Goossen, management consultant Henk Wassing, employment conditions consultant THe CONsULTANT: THe LINK between THe CLIeNT s QUesTION AND A CUsTOmIseD solution every member has its own contact person at AWVN. Your account manager is an experienced consultant in employment conditions and labour relations, who not only knows all there is to know in his or her own area of expertise but is also up to speed on social and political developments and what is going on in your sector. He or she goes over things with you and comes up with solutions on the basis of your corporate case. Your consultant will also mobilise expertise within the AWVN organisation if a multidisciplinary approach proves to be the best solution for the matter you have raised. In total AWVN has some 120 highly qualified consultants on its payroll, each with his or her own specialist area. In addition to consultants working in the field of employment conditions and labour relations, AWVN has experts in the field of job analysis and evaluation, remuneration, performance management, working-hours management, pensions, reorganisations, mergers, outsourcing, cross-border work, tax matters, (lasting) employability and every conceivable subfield of labour law and social security. AWVN also has project advisers who carry out specific projects at your company s premises on a temporary basis. For example, you can enlist their services when you do not have enough staff to coordinate the collective labour agreement negotiations or if your HR department needs temporary support. Finally, AWVN has its own legal practice. AWVN s lawyers have considerable experience when it comes to instituting or avoiding legal proceedings, and appraising the risks that could arise if proceedings are prolonged. This means they are in an excellent position to put forward practical solutions. AWVN: comprehensive expertise in the field of employership AWVN is currently involved in the development of more than 300 employment conditions schemes and 500 collective labour agreements
9 CONsULTANCY services At AWVN you ﬁnd all conceivable expertise in the ﬁeld of employership, human resources and the labour market under one roof! Gaby Soffner, management consultant Labour relations p Advice on and practical support for improved ways of increasing staff employability. Lasting labour relations. Employee participation, creating stage-of-life policy, vitality policy, training and support for changes, increasing staff involvement development. employability, Alternative Workplace Strategies, in the employment conditions talks (collective labour agreement platform), organising employee Job evaluation p Performance of job analysis, job ranking and job ticipation, study of employee involvement. evaluation ( ORBA ). Creation of employment conditions p Advice on and practical support for talks on International labour mobility p Advice and practical support in cases of cross- (collective) employment conditions, at all stages: border work, in all relevant areas: migration law, orientation and preparations, the negotiations labour law and employment conditions, social themselves, implementation, and evaluation. security, tax matters and pensions. Also: comparison of employment conditions, cost allocation and comprehensibility of the costs of employment conditions, training in negotiation for Legal and tax matters p Advice and practical support in the field of la- employer s delegations. bour law, social security and tax matters. Entering into and termination of contracts of employment, Yvonne Boomsma, labour relations consultant Working-hours management p Advice on and practical support in ensuring that flexible contracts of employment, special clauses, labour supply and labour demand are geared to law on collective labour agreements, and the each other as closely as possible. Design of duty declaration of collective labour agreements to be rosters, organisation of external flexibility, pay- generally binding. payroll tax and social security contributions, the ment of working hours that depart from the norm. Pensions p Advice and practical support in all conceivable Remuneration p Advice on and practical support in respect of all pension-related areas. Development of a (new) issues related to pay. Remuneration policy, salary pension policy, design of a pension scheme, study systems, salary growth, variable remuneration, pay of pension scheme implementation, contract comparisons, personal choice budget systems. study, harmonisation of pension schemes in the case of mergers, benchmarks, employers repre- HR strategy and policy p Advice on and practical support in the design of sentation in the pension fund. HR policy that supports the corporate objectives. Ensures that HR tools make an optimal contribu- Restructuring: mergers, outsourcing p Advice and practical support in reorganisations, tion to the company s results. mergers and outsourcing, social and legal aspects and aspects relating to employment conditions....operating on the basis of the philosophy that good employership give companies a head-start...entering into long-term relations with clients...having consideration for the interests of all stakeholders...adopting a proactive attitude...providing the best possible advice. Performance management p Advice on and practical support aimed at ensur- Consultations with the trade unions and the staff ing that employees and the organisation perform plans, design of new organisational structure, optimally. Competence, performance & devel- harmonisation of terms and conditions of employ- opment cycle, individual targets, assessments, ment. council, cost budgeting, drafting of redundancy personal development plans, review of personnel and/or resources. AWVN lawyers p Advice and practical support in legal proceed- Employability p Advice on and practical support in finding ings brought under labour law in individual and collective issues. AWVN constantly adapts the services to the members wishes and requirements. A detailed and up-to-date list of the services oﬀered in exchange for payment can be found at These are properties contained in the DNA of all AWVN consultants! The consultancy services are only open to direct members and members of the trade associations aﬃliated to AWVN. (more than half the total number of collective labour agreements in the Netherlands) p With the self-developed ORBA system, AWVN is the CONSULTANCY SERVICES Leon Mooijman, pensions adviser participation, bespoke courses on employee par-
10 WHAT DO YOU GET FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEE? 10 VALUE FOR YOUR MONEY Value for money is what you expect when it comes to your membership fee. So what do you get for your money at AWVN? KNOWLEDGE p Data gathering, analysis and improvement is one of AWVN s main activities vis-à-vis its fee-paying members. AWVN sets about this activity using all the different channels at its disposal: on the website and Twitter, by means of electronic newsletters, by distilling information via databases, by organising webinars, information meetings, seminars and workshops, and by publishing practical guidebooks or brochures explaining changes in the law. You are therefore assured of always having reliable, hard facts and figures and up-to-date information on all conceivable HR issues and the legislation and regulations on social security matters and labour law. Left to right: Network meeting, pointing out and drawing attention to trends during the HR Trends special publication on a subject of topical interest (the flexible labour market). TREND-WATCHING p AWVN has a good nose for trends: the rise of economies in other parts of the world, resulting in a need for increased labour productivity in the Netherlands; or the exodus of young talent and the ageing of the labour market, meaning people are forced to carry on working for longer. These are two examples of trends that have become apparent over recent years and that AWVN discerned and pointed to back when they were still incipient, and for which AWVN ultimately devised effective policy measures social innovation and lasting employability, respectively. CREATION & INNOVATION p At AWVN policy development is closely interwoven with the paid services. Or rather, AWVN strives to see to it that the methods and tools developed by its consultants can be used and applied directly in consulting practice. Innovation and creativity are key concepts in the development. The unique link between theory and practice at AWVN guarantees that you always have state-of-the-art HR tools at your disposal. AWVN EMPLOYERS LINE The AWVN employers line is the helpdesk for members. You can ring or send an to to put to AWVN all the questions you have on matters related to employment conditions or falling under labour law. The staff manning the employers line can often answer your question themselves. However, if that is not the case they will see to it that your question is passed on to a consultant/lawyer with expertise in the area concerned, who will contact you. In all cases you will receive a reply within two working days. In theory no costs are associated with advice given over the phone. market leader in the field of job analysis and job evaluation p ORBA is currently applied in more than 80 organisations p ORBA is
11 WERKGEVEN Bouwend Nederland De AWVN-visie op de flexibele arbeidsmarkt EN DE KEUZE VOOR ORBA INTERVIEW FLEXIBELER VAST, VASTER FLEXIBEL oktober e jaargang nummer 5 Jeroen Elfers (FrieslandCampina) en de vervangingsvraag INTERVIEW Tussen krapte en overvloed DE 2GEZICHTEN VAN DE ARBEIDSMARKT AW1205_01 cover nieuw.indd :22 Day, the AWVN trade journal Werkgeven ( Employing ), Paul Schnabel during the AWVN annual conference, an example of a OUTLOOK & POLICY p AWVN develops outlook and policy in social matters and places relevant subjects on the agenda. Outlook formulation and policy development focus on new future-oriented HR issues. Recent examples are innovation in labour relations and the relationship between the employer and the flexitime worker. AWVN also constantly highlights policy in respect of social matters to which attention needs to be paid on a permanent basis. One example of this is the employment conditions policy. In the employment conditions memorandum produced at the end of every year, AWVN lists the spearheads of the forthcoming round of collective bargaining subjects that need to be given attention if they are to be able to continue to capitalise sufficiently on medium-term developments. In this respect AWVN keeps an eagle eye on the main short-term cost item wages. For wage increases AWVN propagates creative solutions, such as profit sharing: first earn, then share out. NeTWOrK p The AWVN members themselves form a strong network. AWVN sees to it that you regularly meet one another at meetings of the various networks, of which there are some twenty in all, at both regional and national level (the national ones focusing specifically on a particular subject). The networks are all about members having the chance to meet other people in the same line of business in an informal setting, to examine and discuss socio-economic developments in depth, and to exchange experiences and learn from each other. This generates invaluable contacts also for AWVN itself. Since just like the digital consultations of members, the get-togethers are also designed as an opportunity for you to voice your opinion. AWVN thus gains a clear idea of what is going on in practice. awvn-jaarcongres 2012 Flexibiliteit met perspectief awvn-visie op flexibiliteit INFLUeNCe p Thanks to the cooperation with VNO-NCW, AWVN constitutes an important link between in-company practice and political decision-making. But its numerous other contacts in the institutional world mean that AWVN s influence extends further than that. For example, AWVN maintains close contacts with the Social and Economic Council, the Joint Industrial Labour Council, the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment and university institutions. In other words, it is in contact with all the relevant players in the Polder Model, including, of course, other employers associations and the trade union movement. Indeed, AWVN has been a valued interlocutor of the trade union movement for over ninety years, and this permanent dialogue with the unions is one of the factors contributing to the peaceful industrial climate that so typifies the Netherlands. WHAT DO YOU GET FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEE? 11 adjusted at regular intervals, meaning the system always ties in seamlessly with social developments and current management requirements p
12 WHAT MEMBERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT AWVN 1 Mijke Vossen COCA-COLA ENTERPRISES NEDERLAND We want to be the best company in the world in our area. Wanting to win is in this company s DNA. Attracting talented people is important, but the next step is making sure those employees stay with us, and that s where staff involvement is a decisive factor. It sounds clichéd, but Coca-Cola Enterprises has to be a great place to work. Those aren t empty words, since we are convinced that employees who are committed to and involved in the company perform best. That means going that extra mile, displaying entrepreneurship when it comes to solving problems, and assuming responsibility. What s more, scientific studies have shown that this works. We work with development cycles for our employees, consisting of the pre-setting of objectives, development interviews, development plans, assessment interviews and talent management. We have our own Coca-Cola Enterprise Academy, where employees can take part in programmes in the field of personal skills, but can also learn specific professional skills. These programmes are put together in consultation with the business units. Furthermore, we conduct an objective test every two years to see how things stand as regards our employees commitment. We do this by means of an independent worldwide survey. We take the conclusions of this survey very seriously, and that s vital. We react to these results by holding feedback sessions and taking specific measures. The two-yearly survey can have consequences at enterprise level, but can also have repercussions for the way small groups and their managers operate. Since we take the results so seriously, more than 90% of the staff take part in the survey. And indeed, we know that Coca-Cola ranks above the average for comparable companies as far as staff commitment is concerned. AWVN supports us partly in this HR strategy but also very specifically in the review of our pension scheme and the maintenance of our job matrix and pay structure and the discussions on these matters with our social partners. Salaries are important, of course they are, but they re not the most important thing of all; that s something that s being demonstrated time and time again. Your relationship with your immediate superiors, training and development possibilities and sustainable enterprise prove in practice to be of far more vital importance. That latter point also implies that you work towards lasting staff employability, for which we are developing programmes together with AWVN. We want to make sure that people continue to work in good health and continue to enjoy working at this company for as long as possible, and that when they re celebrating a birthday, for example, they re proud to say Me? I work at Coca-Cola. Salary is not the most important thing mijke VOsseN ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR HR BUSINESS PARTNER ORBA is incorporated into APM (AWVN Performance Management) the management model with which organisations and their
13 Hiring in specialists; taking control of the management ourselves Gijs Bannink GENPACT NETHERLANDS Putting the former Accounting Plaza in a position to stand up to the future is, in a nutshell, what we have been doing since it was acquired by Genpack in April 2012, a process entailing a reputable Dutch organisation being fitted into the world s largest BPO (business process outsourcing) company. Accounting Plaza originated from Ahold, and did that group s (and other companies ) personnel administration and financial accounting. That s a complex, knowledge-intensive process with a high IT content, and one that companies often outsource to a specialised company; hence Ahold s decision at the time to hive off its back office. For Genpack, which in turn was once General Electric s back office, the takeover was a strategic one, since it wanted to expand its activities in Europe, in particular in the retail sector. So it was that Accounting Plaza (with its head office in Wormer, offices in Krakow and Brno, and around 700 employees) became part of a dynamic BPO organisation operating worldwide a competitively geared, growth-oriented organisation with 60 offices and 60,000 employees: in short, en entity in a different category to Accounting Plaza. That process of fitting into Genpack relates to structure, but also, in the rather longer term, culture. Firstly therefore, operations have to be unravelled and certain activities have to be housed elsewhere within Genpact. The same things in reverse also occurs, i.e. that we receive tasks from other offices. Things are well and truly on the move. And all the while regular sales carry on as normal during the alterations. The first main subject we tackled after the acquisition was pensions. We were still in Ahold s pension fund, and partly at their request, we left it. In the space of six months we have made the move to another solid fund (we explicitly did not want an insurance company). We carried out this project together with AWVN, and made sure the utmost care was taken, as was only necessary, since you re disrupting people s mindset, you re encroaching upon their dream that they ll shortly be receiving 70% of their last-earned wage. The information meetings made the necessary facts clear, as to how pension arrangements are worked out in the Netherlands and what the uncertainties of the system are. These sessions made employees very aware of the situation. The second tough assignment was the collective labour agreement. We attach a lot of importance to this, since in the Dutch BPO market a collective labour agreement represents a kind of quality mark and proof that you are a respectable partner. Together with AWVN, the trade union and the staff council, we set about the job GIJs bannink HR-MANAGER with a completely new aim. As many specific rules as possible were stripped, and flounces and furbelows on the subject of employment conditions were expressed in monetary terms and quantified. This was a cost-neutral operation that has led to a benefit budget of 24% on top of the regular wage. You can have that paid out in cash, but you can also use it to buy in all sorts of things in the field of employment conditions through the so-called benefit shop. The advantage for the employee is that he can have his needs in the field of employment conditions more effectively geared to the stage of his life. For the company, meanwhile, the advantage is that the personnel costs are made much more transparent and can be better controlled. And it will make harmonisation of the employment conditions much easier as soon as Genpact s Dutch division starts recording growth. The company is undergoing major changes and we re not at the end of the road yet by any manner of means, but changes of direction of this kind are only good if you take account of and are aware of Dutch labour relations. So it s no coincidence that we often call on AWVN s services. In addition, we quite simply don t have enough manpower and we lack the right expertise. So you hire in specialists, whilst taking firm control of the management yourself. That division of roles benefits quality and you keep things moving at a good pace. And that s necessary in order to guarantee the future of the company. WHAT MEMBERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT AWVN 13 individual members of staff learn how to work in a more results-oriented manner p AWVN has a unique database containing the data on
14 WHAT MEMBERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT AWVN 1 Jurgen Story UNILEVER BENELUX Unilever has set itself the worldwide objective of doubling the company s size and at the same time reducing our impact on the environment and increasing the positive effect we have on society. Striving for sustainable growth of this kind is in our genes. In light of social developments it is also the only conceivable growth strategy for that matter, and one that we have set out in the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan. Anyone who fails to endorse this plan or who thinks that sustainability is just so much hot air to be trumpeted from the dais is not suitable for employment with us. Our HR policy is directed at bringing the company s central objective closer; Unilever s HR staff are business partners for the management at all levels. In this respect for me AWVN plays an important role as a sparring partner. Are we really and truly on the right path? How does our approach relate to those adopted by other companies? Are we performing well and could we be doing better? AWVN challenges us with these issues and has unique knowledge and know-how at its disposal. It might sound pretentious, but Unilever wants to attract the best people on the labour market and make sure they want to stay with the company. Only by recruiting and retaining the best staff will we be able to carry on innovating and continue to be the best. Unilever also focuses on diversity. We want to have a diverse range of employees, not just as regards the proportion of men and women, but also in terms of diversity of cultures. We are convinced that synergies arise when people from different backgrounds look at the same problem. So line managers are trained not to take on clones of themselves. On the contrary, it is the presence of different cultures and different characters that helps enable an organisation to grow. From a certain job grade upwards, we also assess our employees on the basis of our standards of leadership. This involves matters relating to attitude and skills: have they constantly placed the focus on our customers, are they actiondriven, do they have the capacity to build teams and achieve results, and do they assume their responsibility? As and when employees score better in respect of such leadership abilities, so this is also directly reflected in their pay. Remuneration policy does not concern only the fixed salary by a long chalk. There is a clear need among employees to have bonuses geared more to individual performance, and that s something we re busy working on at the moment. And we also look at other matters that employees find important, such as the possibility of being able to work from home for part of the week, for example. These are things that the staff are asking for, and finding an answer to these requests is ultimately only good for business. We want to be the best JUrGeN story HR DIRECTOR EMPLOYEE / INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS & SUPPLY CHAIN BENELUX pay and other employment conditions relating to no fewer than four million employees in the Netherlands p
15 GET a HEaD-STaRT, TOO, and JOIn awvn! membership Apart from affiliation as a regular member, you can also join AWVN in the capacity of prospective member. Normal membership Prospective membership Details of the amount This is regular membership. Any company or This is a special membership structure for companies of the membership trade association in the Netherlands can be- and trade associations that first want to get to know fee and the way the come a direct member of AWVN. Members AWVN with a view to possibly becoming full members membership fee scheme receive all the AWVN s services offered in exchange for payment of membership dues. Members can also have unlimited use of the AWVN s paid services. These members have voting rights within the association and are eligible for official seats on the board. For more information on these matters, please refer to AWVN s articles of association and standing rules. You can request a copy of these by contacting the Employers Line at awvn.nl or they can be downloaded from the AWVN website (www.awvn.nl). thereafter. Companies and trade associations can only put themselves forward as prospective members if they simultaneously contract out a reasonable consultancy assignment to AWVN which they pay for. Other conditions and rules are: p The period of prospective membership is set at a maximum of six months p Notice of termination must be given at least one month before the term of prospective membership comes to an end* p In the absence of any notice of termination, prospective membership automatically turns into normal is structured can be found on the AWVN website: If you would like a personal interview on the subject of AWVN affiliation, please contact the AWVN Employers Line on or send an to BECOMING A MEMBER? membership, whereupon the rules governing normal membership apply p Companies and trade associations may only make use of prospective membership once p Prospective members do not pay a membership fee p Prospective members receive the same services in Bezuidenhoutseweg AV Den Haag 1 return for membership dues as normal members P.O. Box p Prospective members do not have voting rights and 2509 AB Den Haag are not eligible for official seats on the board Tel.: * If a prospective member renounces normal membership and therefore gives notice of termination during the course of an ongoing consultancy assignment, AWVN completes the assignment under way in accordance with the offer. In this case AWVN applies a 10% surcharge on the activities it performs (in the framework of the assignment in question) after expiry of the maximum term of prospective membership. Chamber of Commerce listing: AWVN s membership FILe 6% 12% 22% 30% 10% 8% 30% 24% 9% 47% 26% 6% 21% 23% 26% BY SECTOR p Basic industry/chemicals/pharmaceuticals p Commercial services and media p Ports/transport/trade p ICT/financial services p Industry in general p Other services p Food and pleasure BY COLLECTIvE LaBOUR agreement p Has its own collective labour agreement p Falls under a collective labour agreement p Has an employment conditions scheme of its own BY SIZE p employees p employees p employees p > 2000 employees p Branches of industry Colophon Texts: Roel Smit, Harry van den Tweel, Robin boonk. photography: Hollandse Hoogte (4, 5, 6, 7), liesbeth Dingemans (8, 9), jan-reinier van der vliet (10, 11), casper Rila (12, 13, 14). Design and layout: curve, Haarlem (patrick Hoogenberg)
16 9 REASONS FOR CHOOSING AWVN 1 A CLEAR OUTLOOK AWVN advises employers on development of the HR strategy, the organisation and the employees, and on the design of the employment conditions. This is based on the philosophy that it is precisely these aspects of employership, combined with constructive labour relations, that go a long way towards achieving corporate objectives. This is what AWVN refers to as good employership, a concept implying a clear outlook that provides you with a head-start over your competitors. Practical experience has proven this to be the case. 2 ALL EXPERTISE UNDER ONE ROOF At AWVN you find all conceivable expertise on the subject of employership, human resources and the labour market under one roof. An entire skills centre is at your disposal. Recruiting specific in-house HR expertise is not necessary, meaning you can save on costs! You can also call on the expertise that the AWVN Employers Line offers you, on all subjects you have to deal with as an employer. The employers helpdesk is quick to give you an answer to your question. 3 AN INSPIRING PARTNER Every member has its own contact person at AWVN: the account manager. This person is a highly qualified consultant who pays you periodic visits, knows your sector and establishes links between your company and social and political developments. Your account manager thinks along with you and puts forward appropriate, lasting solutions that are custom-designed to suit your situation. 4 ALWAYS INFORMED AWVN sees to it that you are permanently kept informed of developments that are relevant to you as an employer, and does so in all possible ways: by means of webinars, information meetings, symposia and conferences; via electronic newsletters, the website and the social media, and in printed form, in the shape of handbooks, brochures and the specialist journal Werkgeven. 5 UNIQUE INSIGHT INTO EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS What are they paying elsewhere for a comparable job? Is my leasing scheme not too expensive? What is a pension scheme that s in line with the market? AWVN has the most comprehensive database in the field of terms and conditions of employment. This provides you with up-to-date, detailed information that you can reliably use to underpin your policy plans and decisions. 6 INNOVATIVE HR TOOLS A whole host of concepts that were originally developed by AWVN are now taken as widely accepted practice. Examples include more intelligent working, social innovation and, more recently, lasting employability. These are well thought-out ideas that make for an easy transposition from drawing board to shop floor. Take advantage of AWVN s creativity and capacity for innovation, and increase labour productivity in your organisation, as well. 7 A LINK BETWEEN POLICY AND YOUR INTERESTS Have your own opinions heard in The Hague, too. Through partner organisation VNO-NCW, in particular, AWVN and its members exert influence in the political arena, and the lines to and from the employers organisation are short. This can be taken in the literal sense, since AWVN s and VNO-NCW s head offices are housed in the same building, as well as figuratively, since the practical opinions of AWVN members play a major role in the formation of the standpoints espoused by VNO-NCW s advocates. This makes AWVN the link between in-company practice and political decision-making. And you can draw part of the benefit from that. 8 ADDED VALUE THROUGH DIALOGUE WITH THE UNIONS For more than ninety years now, AWVN has been a recognised and valued consultative partner of the trade unions. Permanent dialogue with the trade unions is an indispensable ingredient when it comes to bringing about and maintaining stable labour relations. Partly thanks to the broad base on which this dialogue is organised, strikes are rare, labour productivity is well above average and the Netherlands is an attractive country for foreign companies to invest in. 9 THE NETWORK FOR EMPLOYERS AWVN is not only advantageous on account of its network in the institutional world, but perhaps even more so due to the network made up by the members themselves. During meetings of the AWVN networks you regularly get the chance to meet other HR managers, working in both larger and smaller organisations. At these fora, participants exchange thoughts on daily HR practice, matters of topical interest and long- and short-term developments all in an informal setting and an atmosphere of trust. If you re part of the AWVN network, you know what s going on.
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