Managing the employee development life cycle
Actual headcount in the Group at the end of 2015 was 330,700 employees (IFRS reporting). This section includes consolidated information on personnel by major Group members having a significant impact in regions with Group operations. The scope differs from that in the financial statements and covers 96% of the total headcount according to IFRS Detailed information on consolidation is provided in the Information Disclosure Approach appendix to the Corporate Social Responsibility section. .
Most Group employees are employed at Sberbank and their headcount in 2015 amounted to 271,200 people (about 85% of the total Group headcount). The turnover in the Group decreased by 4 percentage points to 14% in the reporting period.
We are striving to provide our employees with attractive working conditions. Most of our employees have permanent contracts (98% of all personnel) and work on a full-time basis (91%). The share of the Group’s employees covered by collective bargaining agreements is 87%.