October 20, 2016

The Top Companies For Flexible Jobs In 2016

Flexibility seems to be the name of the game in today’s job market. With the constant advancement of technology, it’s easier to than ever to find flexible work. This evolution in the way that we work allows everyone to find the work life balance that they want and need. It’s pretty great, but the first step to finding the flexible way of life is to discover the top companies for flexible jobs.

Flexible work station with laptop on wooden desk at beach.

We recently stumbled upon a new list from FlexJobs.com that we want to share with you. In their October 2016 post titled, FlexJobs 250: Companies With The Most Flexible Jobs, they highlight the companies who have posted the most flexible job listings since 2013.

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To compile their list they sorted through 40,000 companies. They defined a flexible job as “a professional-level job that has a telecommuting, flexible schedule, part-time, or freelance component.” Jobs included everything from entry-level to executive level positions and both freelance and employee opportunities.

Below we highlight the 50 top companies for flexible jobs:

  1. Kelly Services
  2. Robert Half International
  3. IBM
  4. Dell
  5. AT&T
  6. Kaplan
  7. UnitedHealth Group
  8. Aetna
  9. Allina Health
  10. Carolinas HealthCare System
  11. Providence Health & Services
  12. Wells Fargo
  13. Westat
  14. CyberCoders
  15. Humana
  16. Day & Zimmerman
  17. US Department of Agriculture
  18. CACI International
  19. Creative Group
  20. Xerox
  21. K12
  22. Kaiser Permanente
  23. Aquent
  24. Sutter Health
  25. Randstad
  26. Lifespan
  27. Anthem, Inc.
  28. Allergan
  29. Advantage Solutions
  30. Lifetime Fitness
  31. TEKsystems
  32. Henry Ford Health System
  33. Salesforce
  34. BOSS Group
  35. PeaceHealth
  36. G6 Hospitality
  37. Fastenal
  38. McLaren Health Care
  39. Connections Education
  40. PNC
  41. Adecco
  42. Nielsen
  43. Verizon
  44. Panera Bread
  45. Razorfish
  46. Real Staffing
  47. About.om
  48. First Data
  49. Aon
  50. HealthEast

Visit FlexJobs.com to view the entire list of the 250 top companies for flexible jobs. The list is based on job postings in the FlexJobs database and it provides a good starting point for anyone seeking a flexible job. 

Some of these companies you’ve heard of and others may be new to you. The point of this list is that there are lots of employers who are actively embracing the flexible way of life and work. If you are proactive in your job search, you can find the flexible lifestyle that you want. It may require that you build the right skill sets or gain the right experience, but finding a flexible job isn’t that far fetched.

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To find flexible job opportunities, visit the JobMonkey JobCenter. Then search through thousands of job postings using terms like “remote,” “virtual,” “flexible,” “telecommute,” “freelance,” or other terms that cater to flexible job seekers. Another good place to look for flexible jobs is in the Shared Economy. You’ll be amazed at how many job postings you will find from the top companies for flexible jobs.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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