Top 10 companies that employees aspire to work for

Katrina Domingo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 30 2017 01:40 PM | Updated as of Aug 30 2017 06:25 PM

MANILA - Power distributor Manila Electric Co was the top choice of jobseekers when asked which company they aspire to work for, according to results of a survey released Wednesday.

Meralco was new to the top 10 this year, dislodging last year's first-placer, San Miguel Corp. Google Philippines moved up to third from eighth while ABS-CBN Corp advanced to eighth from 10th last year.

The job recruitment website polled 3,658 junior executives and fresh graduates for the fourth edition of its annual ranking.

This year, job security was the top criteria for choosing the company that employees aspire to work for, compared to last year, wherein respondents singled out basic pay, said in a statement

"These choices indicate that professional Filipinos are interested in the long-term gains, as factors that directly affect their personal lives such as career growth offerings and promotion, and career-enhancing training and development opportunities," according to the statement.

A strong leadership team that can mentor employees was also among top 5 considerations, it said.

1. Manila Electric Co
2. San Miguel Corp
3. Google Philippines
4. Nestle Philippines
5. Accenture
6. BDO Unibank
7. Procter and Gamble
8. ABS-CBN Corp
9. PLDT Inc
10 Unilever

View last year's Jobstreet ranking of the top companies employees aspire to work for here. is the official news website of ABS-CBN Corp.