The Jenrick Group has just been ranked 18th in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For Awards. It was the first time the company had entered for these, or any other awards. This independent award recognises companies that provide a positive and conducive working environment, compiling its results purely on the feedback of the staff who work for the company. Of the 55 staff employed within Jenrick, a large majority commented on the positive team ethos of the company, the flat and open organisational culture and in particular how supportive their management is in enabling them to reach personal and professional goals. Furthermore, the company received special note regarding a top 5 position for providing an environment that promotes a positive work/life balance. In addition, Jenrick was in the top 6 for having one of the lowest staff turnover rates and this was reinforced by a figure of 40% of the staff had been with the company for at least 5 years. The Best Small Companies Award was open to any UK company that possessed an employee base of between 50 and 249 staff. In addition, this year's award was entered by just under 350 SMEs (91 up on the previous year) and a total of almost 29,000 employees were surveyed, making it the largest independent staf