WESFARMERS SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2017
people development

People

icon-green-people.png

People development

We provide opportunities for our people to enhance their job performance and develop their careers.

People development

Wesfarmers corporate office team members, from left, John Evans, Alison Bodill and Justin Laird.

Wesfarmers businesses provide employment to approximately one in 60 working Australians or one in 14 working Australians under 20 years of age.

In 2017, we distributed $8.7 billion to our employees in salaries, wages and benefits.

The quality of our people is our greatest competitive advantage and providing them with opportunities to improve their performance and their careers is key to our success.

GRI 401-1, GRI 402-1, GRI 404-2, GRI 103-1, GRI 103-2, GRI 103 -3