Effect of career orientation on organizational commitments mediated by job satisfaction

  • Ni Wayan Merry Nirmala Yani Faculty of Economics and Business, Udayana University, Denpasar, Indonesia
  • Agoes Ganesha Rahyuda Faculty of Economics and Business, Udayana University, Denpasar, Indonesia
Keywords: career, commitment, employee, job satisfaction, organizational


The sample used was non-civil servant employees at the Department of Industry and Trade in Denpasar City, totaling 75 respondents using saturated sampling to collect the samples. This study used PLS (Partial Least Square) analysis technique. The results of the study found that career orientation had a positive effect on organizational commitment, career orientation had a positive effect on job satisfaction, job satisfaction had a positive effect on organizational commitment, and job satisfaction acted as a partial mediating variable on the effect of career orientation relationships on organizational commitment. The implications of this study indicate that in order to increase the organizational commitment of non-civil servant employees of the Denpasar Industry and Trade Service, it is necessary to pay attention to the factors of career orientation and job satisfaction. This shows that career orientation and job satisfaction factors greatly affect the behavior of non-civil servant employees in increasing their commitment to achieving organizational goals. Organizations should provide clear career orientations to non-civil servant employees and able to give opportunities to develop their values ​​at work.


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How to Cite
Yani, N. W. M. N., & Rahyuda, A. G. (2019). Effect of career orientation on organizational commitments mediated by job satisfaction. International Research Journal of Management, IT and Social Sciences, 6(5), 17-24. https://doi.org/10.21744/irjmis.v6n5.684