Total number of employees by employment contract and gender
Symrise acquired the French Diana Group during the year under review. The number of employees for the 2014 fiscal year includes the newly acquired Diana Group, which leads to some significant changes in the figures compared to previous years.
Global employees according to contract type and working hours*Show table
* Basis: Employee figures, not including temporary workers, apprentices and trainees; figures as of December 31 of the respective year; includes Diana from 2014.
Key activities at Symrise are generally performed by employees and subordinate personnel of the Symrise Group. The percentage of temporary workers was <5 % at Symrise in 2014.
Employees by Region*Show table
|EAME (not including Germany)||757||786||1,802||22%||129.3%|
|Total (excluding apprentices and trainees)||5,669||5,959||8,133||100%||36.5%|
|Apprentices and trainees||130||126||141||11.9%|
* Basis: Full-time equivalents (FTE) not including temporary workers; figures as of December 31 of the respective year; includes Diana from 2014.
The distribution of our employees by region and contract type is not reported according to gender since this information is neither significant nor does it play a role in the decision-making process for Symrise.