our vision & values
We aspire to grow and establish our company as the provider of choice in respect of the provision of consulting, research and management services across an expanding range of public policy areas and in an increasing number of local, national and international markets…We will differentiate ourselves from our competitors through a recognised ability to apply knowledge, the competencies and skills of our staff and the quality of our advice…Through this we will generate strong financial returns that allow us to promote the professional and personal development of our staff, invest in on-going organisational development, continuously improve and diversify our offer and provide a high level of reward to our broad constituency of stakeholders – our business will therefore be characterised and driven by the protection of its long term sustainability.
To operate the company so as to provide high quality consulting,
research and programme management services that improve the efficiency and impact
of public policy.
To operate the company on a sustainable financial basis
of profitable growth, increasing value for our stakeholders and expanding opportunities
for the development and career growth of our employees.
To operate the company in a way that explicitly recognises
the central role that business plays in society by advising on and introducing innovative
ways to improve the quality of life locally, nationally and internationally.
In striving to achieve our vision and delivering our mission we adhere to and share the 'Ecorys Credo' of five core values:
Caring: Human, Harmony, Affection, Loyalty, Feedback, Sustainability, Corporate social responsibility.
Relevance: Doing meaningful work. Make a difference, Value added for clients, Problem solving.
Entrepreneurship: Drive, Commercial, Creativity, Integrity, Initiative.
Demanding: Performance, Effective, Efficient, Decisive, Leadership.
Optimisation: Quality of work, Independent thinking, Team work.
Our credo guides our choices and the way we work. We commit to:
- Ecorys and its values
- Individual and team excellence
- Sound analysis, inspiring ideas and delivery of sustainable outcomes
- Cooperation within Ecorys
- Placing company interests before divisional and personal interests
- Share knowledge and intelligence
- Open and constructive interaction and feedback with each other
- Being encouraging where we can, and being demanding where necessary