MONTREAL, Nov. 10, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank is proud to have been named among the Best Employers in Canada, Gold Level. This 12th nomination attests to the sustained commitment of employees and their confidence in the organization. The Best Employers study measures employee engagement across the country, and is based on an opinion survey of employees and leaders of participating businesses. "I am proud that, once again this year, employees have recognized National Bank as a Best Employer," stated Lynn Jeanniot, Executive Vice-President - Human Resources and Corporate Affairs."Over the past year, we have put a great deal of effort into modernizing our workplace. A number of initiatives are underway to develop innovative work methods that focus on collaboration, mobility and autonomy. This exciting project will enhance the employee experience and at the same time help us maintain our position as a top employer." The Best Employers in Canada list is compiled every year by Aon Hewitt. This year's study revealed that the main employee engagement drivers at National Bank included the leadership and inspiring vision of managers and senior management, mutual respect between co-workers and the many rewarding career opportunities. To learn more about National Bank and the career opportunities it offers, visit its careers website at nbc.ca/en/careers.html. About National Bank of CanadaWith $230 billion in assets as at July 31, 2016, National Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading integrated financial groups. The Bank has close to 22,000 employees and is widely recognized as a top employer. The Bank's securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank's activities at nbc.caor via social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.