You can find out more about some of the awards we've won by clicking on the logos below.
The JobCrowd awards – 2014/15
The prestigious annual JobCrowd awards rank and recognise the best companies for graduates to work for in the UK. Graduates are asked to complete an online survey providing responses to questions about their experience of the graduate programme and company they work for. Over three hundred leading UK based British and international companies enter the award. IHG achieved a ranking of 20th in the less than 30 graduates category.
CHEFS TROPHY TRAINEESHIP programme 2013
The InterContinental Berchtesgaden Resort, has been awarded the CHEFS TROPHY TRAINEESHIP programme 2013, you can expect passionate & dedicated training supervisors and versatile career development possibilities within the world's largest hotel chain!
IHG continues to receive external recognition for being a great place to work
This is the fourth time in five years that IHG has been recognised at the Personnel Today Awards.
In 2008 we won the Peer Group Communications Employer Branding Award, in 2010 we won HR Director of the Year and the Award for Innovation in Recruitment and last year we won the prestigious HR Team of the Year Award and the award for Excellence in Global HR.
The Sunday Times 25 Best Big Companies to Work For
In 2014 IHG was ranked third in The Sunday Times' list of the ‘25 Best Big Companies to Work For’ for the second year in a row and was the highest-ranked hotel company on the list. IHG was measured against eight key measures including Leadership, Wellbeing and Personal Growth.
Of all the companies in the list, IHG achieved the highest score in the Personal Growth category, with a score of 75%. This section covered the opportunities for development within IHG and if colleagues feel that the experience gained within their role is valuable for their long-term career. In addition, 85% of respondents said they felt they can make a valuable contribution to the success of the company, with 82% saying that they are proud to work at IHG.
FORTUNE 2014 World's Most Admired Companies
IHG has also been named on FORTUNE Magazine's 2014 World's Most Admired Companies list, coming fourth in the Hotels, Casinos and Resorts Industry Category. In addition to achieving recognition in our category for the key measures of global competitiveness and social responsibility, where IHG was ranked first and third respectively, IHG was also ranked third in the use of corporate assets.
Commenting on both accolades, Tracy Robbins, Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Group Operations Support said: "Our hotels are brought to life by our people. We are therefore enormously proud to have been recognised in the highly regarded ‘Best Companies to Work For’ and ‘World's Most Admired Companies’ lists. These awards are a great testament to the strength of our business both in terms of our commitment to creating an engaging and motivating workplace as well our broader strategy, which aims to deliver superior value creation through our brands, our people and our systems."
Aon Hewitt - Best Employer 2012
The InterContinental Budapest has been successful again by being awarded 3rd place by the Aon Hewitt Best Employer survey for Hungary. The study is the largest held around the world in over 20 countries and measures employee engagement.
Best Employer in the Rhein-Main region 2012
The InterContinental Frankfurt was awarded the Best Employer in the Rhein-main region 2012 based on the survey responses of employees. The survey asked employees to rate the Intercontinental Frankfurt against areas such as teamwork and leadership.
Springboard Awards for Excellence - Best Career Progression Award
The InterContinental London Park Lane won the Best Career Progression Award as part of Springboard Awards for Excellence. The team was recognised for the work they do in bridging the gap between middle management and their Leadership Academy so that career development is available.
TheJobCrowd - Top Companies for graduates to work for
IHG has been ranked 16th in the top 100 companies for graduates to work for in the UK and was ranked second for the Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism sector.
Our high ranking was determined by the positive feedback provided by our existing graduates.
The Hotel Booking Agents Association (HBAA) Graduate Development Award
The Europe Future Leader programme was the winner of the HBAA Graduate Development award 2012.
The award was given for IHG's ongoing commitment to the training and development of graduates through a robust development programme.
What the judge said "IHG won for taking a detailed and long-term approach to their leadership management and creating an inspiring programme for graduates.
Last updated 23 September 2014