NWTC has improved on its place in the Best 100 Mid Companies list from 2018, where it was seventh.
The pub group tweeted, sharing its excitement at being placed in the top 10 for the third year running.
Third year running in the top 10… we’re elated to be placed 5️⃣th in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies.— New World Trading Co (@TheNWTC) February 22, 2019
A huge thank you to all our incredible teams and people who make our New World the best place to be! #BestCompanies2019pic.twitter.com/7dCd3AqXYf
Other pub companies featured in the list included Oakman Inns, which was number 25, Peach Pub Company at 48, and the Alchemist at 95.
Judges said: “[NWTC] places great emphasis on internal progression that encourages senior managers to look for bright stars, during recruitment and thereafter, where regular informal talks and formal appraisals lead to the development of personal training plans.
“It progresses the hardest-working, talented and committed members of the team, and takes them to the top, regardless of previous experience. In addition, it delivers industry-recognised training programs for each member of staff.”
Some 88% of NWTC staff said their job was good for their own personal growth, 97% said their team was fun to work with, and 79% of they were happy with the pay and benefits they received in their job.
Meanwhile, the Alchemist was included in the list for the third consecutive year.
Catering service solutions provider Connect Catering took the top spot on the list.