About JT International a.d. Senta

JT International a.d. Senta is a member of the Japan Tobacco International Group of Companies (JTI), a leading international tobacco product manufacturer in the world. Our headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland. JTI’s office in Serbia is located in its capital - Belgrade, whereas tobacco factory is placed in Senta. Until now, JTI has invested a total of 140 million dollars in Serbia which is the first and the largest direct Japanese investment in Serbia. JTI employs over 250 people in Serbia and cooperates with 380 tobacco growers and seasonal workers.

Facts & Figures

Industry Consumer Good and Services
Number of employees 280
Number of active countries 120

The Research

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The employee offerings of JT International a.d. Senta

This is a selection of the Employee Offerings that this company offers to (some of) its employees.

Compensation and benefits

  • Salaries
  • Long-term incentives
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Shift premiums
  • Meal subsidies/canteen services
  • Subsidy Medical Insurance

Flexible Working Conditions

  • Flexi-time working
  • Telecommuting/working from home

Learning and development programs

  • Graduate development programmes/traineeships
  • Job rotation programmes
  • International exchange programmes
  • Coaching programmes
  • Mentor programmes
  • Soft skill training programmes (e.g. feedback, time management, communication)
  • On-the-job training
  • Conferences/congresses/seminars (internal/external)
  • Workshops (internal/external)
  • 180- and/or 360-degree feedback
  • e-Learning (module)

Career and succession management

  • Job rotation
  • Training programme
  • Mentoring
  • Coaching
  • Job enrichment
  • International mobility (expatriation or short-term assignment)

Communication Channels

  • Formal sessions (e.g. one-to-one meetings between employee and manager)
  • Works councils
  • Suggestions box/email
  • Forums/blogs on Intranet
  • Instant messaging
  • Social media
  • Employee surveys
  • Employee website (separate URL)

Networking Activities

  • Sports events (e.g. sports day)
  • Flexible workspace at the office
  • Online chat/instant messaging
  • Personal online profile/social media
  • Seasonal social events

Onboarding Activities

  • Pre-Employment package (after contract is signed)
  • Step-by-step On-boarding programme (hard copy or online)
  • Employee handbook that specifies HR policy and regulations (hard copy or online)
  • Use of internal/external social media (networks) to chat with current employees
  • Meeting with HR to explain procedures
  • Check-in meetings at specific intervals
  • Meeting with manager regarding job role, tasks,expectations
  • A role-specific introductory training programme
  • Post-hire assessment
  • A tour around the organisation
  • Internal social media (network) experience sharing
  • Induction course (covering the organisation’s mission,vision, values)
  • Code of Conduct
  • Safety policies and instructions
  • Follow-up session one year after joining

Secondary benefits

  • Laptop
  • Mobile Telephone
  • Telephone allowance
  • Car/travel allowance
  • Company car
  • Entertainment allowance
  • On-site parking

Well-being programs

  • Safety programme
  • Stress management
  • Time management
  • Ergonomic support
  • Health & Safety officer/manager
  • Preventative Occupational Health programme
  • Maintaining salary level above legal requirements
  • Maintaining employee contractual rights above legal requirements
  • Occupational Health professional
  • Health screening programme