2016 Winners

AHRI AWARD FOR WORKPLACE RELATIONS

AHRI AWARD FOR WORKPLACE RELATIONS

Westpac Group

As Westpac prepares to mark 200 years, it’s focused on transforming, simplifying and delivering a step change in service. Becoming more agile is essential to this transformation and in 2015 Westpac’s employment platform presented a barrier with 19 historic agreements, 6 awards and a complex system of policies and processes.

The most significant employment platform transformation in Australian banking, Wespac’s 2016 Enterprise Agreement concluded a five-year, organisation-wide program to radically simplify and deliver one, modern Enterprise Agreement, providing greater flexibility and choice for employees, establishing a new benchmark in business-union engagement and supporting Westpac’s business and HR strategy.

With an unprecedented 93% employee endorsement and union support, EA2016 delivers to 30,000 employees and leaders one simplified, user-friendly, modern employment platform, market leading benefits, greater flexibility, choice, career opportunities and enhanced job security – achieved through a positive and sustainable business-union relationship.

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