At year-end 2014, Gazprom Neft Group employed over 61,000 people across its enterprises. Sixty percent of staff are on-site workers and 40% are managers, specialists, and office staff.
Staff structure by main area of activity as of 31.12.2014, people
The average number of employees in 2014 increased by 2.8% compared with the previous year due to the addition of new assets and the growth of the business.
In 2014, the Group added a number of companies: Gazpromneft — Bitumen Materials, including a plant in Kazakhstan; Gazprom Neft Shelf, which supports the operation and development of the Prirazlomnaya oil rig; and Gazprom Neft Marine Bunker offices in Romania and Estonia.
The staff turnover rate decreased by 3.3% compared with 2013 due to the completion of sales unit restructuring during the reporting year. As part of the restructuring, large-scale organizational changes were implemented, including the incorporation and liquidation of regional companies, geographical relocation of employees, and the reallocation of functions and activities among enterprises. These measures contributed to an increase in staff dismissals, leading to a 3.5% increase in turnover in 2013. In 2014, the restructuring process and related staff reductions were completed, and consequently the turnover rate fell again.