UAE is the dream working destination for many people. Its because of the benefits provided by their companies such as great packages and better living standard. Additionally, the government of UAE is investing money for the development of different sectors which increases the employment opportunities.
Everyone wants to work with the best and top companies in UAE. The Great Place to Work Institute (GPTW) which is a global research, training and consultancy firm has revealed the “Top Companies to Work for in UAE” in 2019. These companies include different sectors such as retail, manufacturing, technology, finance, hospitality, media and logistics.
According to the GPTW Institute the top companies in UAE to work for are:
DHL is a leading logistics company, which is a part of the world’s top postal and logistics company, Deutsche Post DHL Group. DHL operates in more than 220 countries, including the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and includes several business units such as DHL eCommerce, DHL Global Forwarding, DHL Parcel, DHL Express, DHL Freight, and DHL Supply Chain.
DHL’s work culture is strongly built on respect, recognition and equal opportunities for all. The various awards received by the company for its work culture include:
- Great Place to Work 2017 & 2018
- Aon Hewitt Best Employers 2015
- Top Employers Institute Award – Top Employers Deutschland 2016, Top Employers Europe 2016, and Top Employers Global 2015 certification
- DHL meets the quality standards laid down by the ‘Fair Company’ Initiative
You can check for careers in DHL here.
2. THE One
THE One known for offering affordable luxury in quality home fashion, THE One delivers a seasonal collection of in-house, unique designed furniture and accessories in different price ranges and designs. Since the opening of its first store in 1996 in Abu Dhabi, the furniture retailer has marked a strong presence among interior decorators and homemakers in 9 countries in the region. The One has also launched 3 new brands: THE One Basics, FUSION by THE One and THE One Junior.
You can check for careers in THE One here.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts (formerly known as Hilton Hotels) is a global brand of full-service hotels and resorts and the flagship brand of American multinational hospitality company Hilton.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest hotel brands in the world. The brand is targeted at both business and leisure travelers with locations in major city centers, near airports, convention centers, and popular vacation destinations around the world.
You can check for careers in Hilton here.
4. Cisco UAE
Cisco is one of the leaders in IT and networking globally. Cisco Systems was founded in December 1984 by Leonard Bosack and Sandy Lerner, two Stanford University computer scientists. The company helps clients transform how people connect, communicate, and collaborate. Cisco develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products.
You can check for careers in Hilton here.
Omnicom Media Group is a global media, marketing and corporate communications holding company. It provides advertising, branding, customer relationship management (CRM), digital marketing, direct and promotional marketing, experiential marketing, healthcare marketing, interactive marketing, public relations, strategic media planning and buying.
You can check for careers in Omnicom Media Group here.
FedEx (Federal Express) is a global leader in the transportation industry, providing reliable and rapid delivery to over 220 countries and territories.
The company is known for its overnight shipping service and pioneering a system that could track packages and provide real-time updates on package location, a feature that has now been implemented by most other carrier services.
Joining the league of best employers in the UAE by the GPTW 2018, FedEx values its employees for working towards the organizational goal of achieving 100% customer satisfaction.
You can check for careers in FedEx here.
Weber Shandwick (incorporated as CMGRP) is a public relations firm formed in 2001 by merging the Weber Group (1987), Shandwick International (1974), and BSMG (2001). Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications and engagement agency having the presence in around 34 countries and 79 cities. With a strong network expanding across the globe, the firm includes a diverse team of designers, strategists, producers, developers and analysts who are an expert in their fields of work.
You can check for careers in Weber Shandwick here.
WSP develop creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a future where society can thrive. WSP plan, design, manage and engineer long lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex problems.
WSP is a globally recognized professional services firm employing approximately 49,500 people. WSP welcomed experts from six different acquisitions in 2019, adding to existing expertise in all our operating regions. WSP established a presence in the Dutch market, strengthened our Strategic Advisory Services offering in environment, and much more.
You can check for careers in WSP here.
Hilti Corporation (Hilti Aktiengesellschaft or Hilti AG, also known as Hilti Group) is a Liechtenstein multinational company that develops, manufactures, and markets products for the construction, building maintenance, energy and manufacturing industries, mainly to the professional end-user. It concentrates mainly on anchoring systems, fire protection systems, installation systems, measuring and detection tools, power tools and related software and services.
The company aims to retain its status as one of the best places to work, and therefore, promotes a unique working culture that nurtures the talent from different backgrounds and rewards them for their efforts. The company employs more than 24,000 employees in over 120 countries.
You can check for careers in Hilti here.
Hill+Knowlton Strategies is a global public relations consulting company, with over 80 offices in more than 40 countries.
Services provided by Hill+Knowlton Strategies include public relations, public affairs, media relations, digital communications, marketing communications, content development and marketing, corporate advisory, corporate reputation management, business-to-business communications, risk and crisis management and crisis training, research, product launch support, global brand positioning, lobbying, M&A consulting, and grassroots campaigning.
You can check for careers in Hill + Knowlton Strategies here.
KFC, also known as Kentucky Fried Chicken, is a fast food restaurant chain headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, that specializes in fried chicken. It is the world’s second-largest restaurant chain (as measured by sales) after McDonald’s, with 22,621 locations globally in 136 countries.
You can check for careers in KFC here.
Temenos offers cloud-native, cloud-agnostic, API-first digital banking, core banking, payments, fund management, and wealth management software products, enabling banks to deliver consistent, frictionless customer journeys and achieve market-leading cost/income performance.
We have a relentless focus on innovation and consistently reinvest 20% of our revenues into R&D, the highest in banking software.We have the largest and most dynamic global community of banks, FinTechs, developers and partners in the industry and together we make banking better.
You can check for careers in Temenos Middle East here.
13. Danube Home
Danube Home is the Home Interior Retail arm of Danube Group; the leading Building material company in the Middle East. Today, the group offers more than 25,000 products and has over 5.5 million sq. ft. of logistics and warehousing area. Danube Home showrooms are present in major shopping malls across the region and in India. In UAE Home has showrooms in Sheikh Zayed, Dubai Festival City, Bawadi Mall.
Danube Group has won 3 prestigious awards in the year 2010 – the Dubai Quality Appreciation Program, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award and the Businessman of the Year Award. Danube Home has recently conferred with the Superbrand 2011 award.
You can check for careers in Danube Home here.
14. General Mills
General Mills is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods sold through retail stores. Its brand portfolio includes more than 89 other leading brands and numerous category leaders around the world.
General Mills has been operating in the Middle East for more than 10 years, however some of our brands have been here in the region for 60+ years. We manage businesses in more than 20 countries and serve a combined population of more than 400 million people. Countries where our products are sold include Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, South Africa, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Yemen, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Iraq, Israel, Palestine, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria.
You can check for careers in General Mills here.
15. SAS Middle East
SAS is a trusted analytics powerhouse for organizations seeking immediate value from their data. A deep bench of analytics solutions and broad industry knowledge to keep the customers coming back and feeling confident. With SAS, you can discover insights from your data and make sense of it all. Identify what’s working and fix what isn’t. Make more intelligent decisions. And drive relevant change.
You can check for careers in SAS Middle East here.
Glander International Bunkering provide marine fuel and bunkering services to over a thousand vessel-owners worldwide. Their long-standing relationships are testimony to our commitment to their clients.
A company with a proud heritage of over 55 years, they take pride in their experience and expertise in assisting their clients with the purchase of the highest quality petroleum, crude oil, engine oil and many more products in a cost-effective manner.
Their unwavering and focused strategy is to constantly build on their legacy of excellence to be the leading point of reference for the international bunkering industry.
You can check for careers in Glander International Bunkering here.
17. Five Hotels
Five Hotels philosophy is based on the five elements; Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Consciousness.
FIVE Holdings, a Dubai-based real estate group, offers a broad range of services across four key verticals, development, hospitality, restructuring and investment, designed to leverage the different cycles of the real estate industry.
You can check for careers in Five Hotels here.
18. NMC Healthcare
NMC Healthcare is the largest private healthcare company in the UAE and ranks amongst the leading fertility service providers in the world. Over the last 46 years, NMC has earned the trust of millions, thanks to its personalized care, genuine concern and a sincere commitment to the overall well-being of the patient.
You can check for careers in NMC Healthcare here.
19. Wirecard Dubai
Wirecard is one of the world’s fastest-growing digital platforms in the area of financial commerce. They offer both businesses and consumers a constantly growing ecosystem of value-added services for innovative digital payments: online, mobile, and at the point of sale. They have 5300+ employees globally.
You can check for careers in Wirecard Dubai here.
Leminar Airconditioning Company LLC – UAE
Established in Dubai in 1991, Leminar Air Conditioning Company is the largest HVAC distribution company in the region, with offices in UAE, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait. The company represents some of the leading brands in the HVAC industry such as Rheem, S&P, Weicco, Alfa Laval, Hattersley, Frese, Mueller, Twin City, Napco, Armacell, and Kimmco.
Leminar Airconditioning Industries LLC – UAE
Leminar Air Conditioning Industries LLC is a ductwork manufacturing firm. It was established in the year 2000 to meet the growing requirements of the HVAC industry and provide contractors with quality products on time. The company also manufactures sheet metal products and acoustic products to cater to the industry.
You can check for careers in Leminar Airconditioning Company & Industries here.
21. Transworld Group
Transworld Group began as a shipping agency in Bombay, the group steadily expanded to become the dynamic shipping and logistics conglomerate it is today. With expertise that covers a complete range of solutions from Ship Owning to Project Logistics to Warehousing, the group is a reliable partner for corporations seeking world-class logistics and associated services.
You can check for careers in Transworld Group here.
22. Delta Partners
Delta Partners are the leading advisory and investment firm specialised in the telecoms, media and tech (TMT) industry. Their multi-disciplinary advisory services bring together strategic, technical, financial and operational advice combined with execution support to their clients globally. Their investment services include private equity and also extend to direct investments into TMT companies, while leveraging the unique synergies from their integrated business model.
You can check for careers in Delta Partners here.
23. UAE Exchange
UAE Exchange is a leading financial services brand established in the United Arab Emirates in 1980. They offer a full suite of diversified and innovative financial solutions in money transfer, foreign currency exchange and payments, catering to retail customers and corporate businesses.
You can check for careers in UAE Exchange here.
Babyshop was the very first brand launched by the Landmark Group, opening its first store in Bahrain in 1973. Over the years, Babyshop has grown into a trusted destination for children’s fashion, nursery products, feeding essentials, travel systems and toys. Today it stocks a comprehensive range from leading international brands like Lee Cooper, Barbie, Disney, Graco, Ferrari, Maclaren, Maui & Sons, Fisher Price, Little Tikes, Peg Perego and other reputed names.
You can check for careers in Babyshop here.
Emax is one of the largest electronics retailers in the UAE which functions with the objective of delivering great products and an unparalleled customer experience. Established in the year 2006, as an integral part of the iconic Landmark Group, Emax has grown to be the 2nd largest electronics retail chain in the Middle East with over 30 stores across UAE, Oman and Qatar.
It has the widest selection of electronics in the UAE with over 800 brands and 100,000 products all under one roof. The award-winning retailer offers a diverse product range that includes photography, IT, mobiles and telecom, accessories, sound and vision, home appliances, health and fitness, gaming, gifting, personal care, car electronics and navigation, MP3 and portable players, toys, music and videos and security solutions.
You can check for careers in Emax here.
PIZZAEXPRESS started in the year 2000 in the United Arab Emirates and currently have 14 restaurants. They offer a casual Italian dining experience with great Pizzas, Pastas and a wide variety of healthy options from starters to salads. They have Gluten Free, Vegan Cheese, Cauliflower Pizza Base & many more options to choose from. They have been approved as a part of Healthy Restaurant Initiative by the Minister of Health & Community Protection, UAE.
You can check for careers in PIZZAEXPRESS here.
FCM United Arab Emirates is one of the nation’s leading travel management consultancies with an exclusive focus on providing customized travel and expense management solutions to corporate clients. With a highly experienced team, strong supplier relationships and the latest technology, the agency is skilled at servicing the travel needs of a wide range of corporate clients right across the Middle East and Africa. FCM UAE has been recognized as the leading Travel Management Company in the Middle East over the last 8 years.
You can check for careers in FCM Travel Solutions UAE here.
Centrepoint represents the Landmark Group’s strategy to synergize its core retail concepts, Babyshop, Splash, Shoe Mart, and Lifestyle, under one identity, thereby projecting a ‘single fashion destination for the entire family’.
The most visible benefit of this convergence has been the enhanced design and stimulating shopping experience for consumers. Centrepoint offers the same great value for money in a visually exciting destination for the whole family. It is shaping consumer perceptions, increasing brand worth and fuelling future growth for the group in the mid-market retail section.
You can check for careers in Centrepoint here.
Shoexpress started in 2009, Shoexpress aims to offer customers a real value experience, through an extensive assortment of fashionable footwear and accessories at truly unbelievable prices. It currently operates more than 110 stores across the Middle East & North Africa with plans of opening a number of new stores each year.
You can check for careers in Shoexpress here.
30. Al Dabbagh Group
Al-Dabbagh Group is a family conglomerate, established in 1962 by His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Al-Dabbagh. Al-Dabbagh Group and all its activities are governed by the Omnipreneurship ecosystem, made up of three principles and five values, fueled by the ten golden rules. Al-Dabbagh has launched 2020 goals, focused on achieving a ‘20×20’ target across these three principles, that are fueled by the Omnipreneurship ecosystem, and that propel us toward our goals.
You can check for careers in Al Dabbagh Group here.