BNP Paribas in Canada is once again recognized as a 2023 Top Employer in Montreal

February 28, 2023

We are proud to announce that BNP Paribas in Canada has once again been named one of Montréal’s Top Employers in 2023 by Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Thanks to this prestigious acknowledgement, the bank is one 65 top employers to be recognized in Montréal.

About the competition

First published in 2006, Montréal’s Top Employers is an annual honour arranged by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes employers in Greater Montréal who are leaders in offering exceptional places to work based on industry standards.

Employers are evaluated using the following eight criteria: (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement. Employers are then compared to competitors to determine which organization offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

Reasons for BNP Paribas’ selection

The Montréal’s Top Employers highlights the efforts made by BNP Paribas in Canada in the following areas:

Financial Security and Health Benefits

  • BNP Paribas helps employees shore up savings for retirement and honours the service of longstanding employees with health benefits that extend to retirees (with no age limit and 80 per cent premium coverage).
    Support for families
  • BNP Paribas supports employees who are new mothers with maternity leave top-up payments, to 100 per cent of salary for up to 14 weeks, and offers parental leave top-up for new fathers (to 100 per cent of salary for eight weeks) — new parents can also participate in family-friendly events organized by a dedicated family employee resource group.

Smart Working

  • BNP Paribas offers hybrid work options for eligible roles, with most staff eligible for some remote work — the company provides a $500 taxable benefit for home office set-up and created an intranet site for resources on smart working (includes well-being, hybrid working resources, and IT tools).

For more details on the reasons for selection click here

Beyond recognition

The bank is proud to receive this prestigious recognition. “I am incredibly honoured that BNP Paribas has been recognized as one of the Montreal’s Top Employers for the second consecutive year”. said Sonja Volpe, CEO of BNP Paribas in Canada.This recognition is a testament to our ongoing efforts in support of an engaging workplace for all of our employees.

The submission process provides us with valuable feedback and an external perspective of our HR strategy and policies, as well as insights into the best practices of other employers. Our goal is to continue to improve the working environment of our employees and ensure they are proud of the company they work for.

We regularly have new job opportunities for motivated talent, so if you want to join one of the Top Employers in Montreal in 2023, please check out all our job offers now.