CEO in the realm of collective bargaining

We at CEO offer more than the normal employers’ organisation, by not only providing top notch representation for employers in labour disputes in diverse labour forums, but also in collective / sectoral bargaining in various industries and bargaining councils. Registered in 1998, CEO remains a dynamic employers’ organisation, assisting our members in reaching their business goals.

With a seamless national footprint of offices CEO is well positioned to assist and represent our members promptly and effectively in all labour matters. Our 20,000 membership base includes a full range of both private and public entities, from SMMEs (Small, Medium and Micro-Sized Enterprises) to large businesses across South Africa.

CEO has made significant in-roads in collective bargaining, especially in the MEIBC (Metal and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council and BCCEI (Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry). On 29 of June 2016, CEO became party to the Metal and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council (MEIBC), serving its members on all management committees.

On 04 October 2016, CEO also became party to the Bargaining Council for the Civil Engineering Industry (BCCEI), being the only employer counterpart to the previously sole employer organisation the Federation of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC).

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As party to these councils, CEO is the voice of employers, bargaining for our members for sustainable business practices.

CEO is in the process of rallying its members to apply to become party of the other large bargaining councils of South Africa.


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