Awards and recognition

We are proud to be able to say that we are not the only ones who believe that we are one of the best workplaces in Sweden. In several surveys, it appears that Billerud positions itself as one of the best employers in Sweden.

Career company 2024

After an extensive review, the company “Karriärföretagen” annually announces Sweden’s 100 most exciting companies to pursue a career at. Billerud has been named one of Sweden’s 100 Career Companies every year since 2014. The certification as a “Career company 2023” is a Swedish mark of quality for those employers who have obtained the highest quality in their employer branding work, and who present their employees with extraordinary career and development opportunities. Thousands of companies are examined and assessed based on career and professional development opportunities, employee commitment, international reach, internal and external employer brand, and several other factors.

At Billerud, we work with a strong focus on the personal and sustainable development of our employees. We are proud to announce that we in 2023, also have received recognition from Career Companies as a top 10 company among the most attractive employers for students and graduates with 1-8 years of post-graduation work experience.


Billerud's emblem for best employer in 2024

We are a Talent Company!

We have been named the best employer in 2024 by 4Potentials.

Annually, 4potentials conduct an extensive talent study in which their 6,000 members participate in the selection of this year’s Talent Companies. The award is given to those companies that, according to 4potential and its members, work successfully to attract, develop and retain talents.


One of Sweden’s most attractive employers

When both Swedish engineering students and young professionals voted for their dream employer during 2018 Billerud was announced as one of Sweden´s most attractive employers. Until 2023, we are still one of Sweden’s 100 most attractive employers among undergraduate/graduate engineering students and young professionals according to the annual survey by the global employer branding agency Universum. A total of over 250 companies have participated in the two surveys, which has been completed by over 25,000 Swedish university and college students and 31 000 young professionals from different sectors.

Young Professional Attraction Index

Billerud has been chosen as one of the 100 most attractive employers by young professionals according to the survey Young Professional Attraction Index (YPAI) in 2023. This is for the seventh consecutive year. The survey has been conducted since 2015 by the staffing and recruitment company Academic Work, in close collaboration with Kantar Sifo. The latest survey had over 12,000 respondents.

See the top 100 list for YPAI 2023



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Learning and career development

At Billerud, we aim to develop our employees to be the best they can be and to realize their full potential.

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Why Billerud?

We consider our employees to be our most important resource – it is thanks to them and our values that we are Billerud.