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10 Companies With Flexible Jobs for Working Parents

America is a tough place for working parents. Lack of paid family leave, expensive childcare options and corporate cultures that encourage constant work often leave parents scrambling. It’s hard to balance child-rearing and a paying job, when many jobs demand more than 9-to-5.
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One option that can alleviate some of these challenges: flexible jobs. While telecommuting, working part-time or working on a flexible schedule won’t solve every problem facing working parents, non-traditional schedules can help make the juggling act a little easier.

With this in mind, job listing site FlexJobs recently ran a list of the top 15 companies for working parents that are now hiring for flexible jobs. All of the companies on this list have current listings on the site, and all made Fortune‘s Best Workplaces for Parents list, which ranks companies based on features like flexible schedules, emphasis on work-life balance and supportive coworkers.

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Top 15 Employers With Flexible Jobs for Working Parents

FlexJobs’ ranking is presented in order of the volume of listings on their site (accessible for a fee). Below are 10 employers, plus a few flexible job titles that the employer has advertised in the past:

1. PricewaterhouseCoopers

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Team Assistant, Seasonal Tax Senior Associate

2. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Phlebotomist, Paramedic

3. VMware

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Senior Systems Engineer, Cloud Consultant

4. Comcast

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Senior Human Resources Manager, Retail Sales Consultant

5. American Express

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Business Strategy Execution Analyst, Collection Specialist

6. Salesforce

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Data Architect, Account Executive

7. SAP

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Human Resources Service Associate, Junior Developer

8. NVIDIA

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Solutions Architect, Brand Manager

9. Workday

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Product Manager, Account Executive

10. Rackspace

Sample Flexible Job Titles: Senior Software Developer, Systems Engineer

For more information, see FlexJobs’ list, 15 Top Companies for Working Parents, Now Hiring for Flexible Jobs.

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Jen Hubley Luckwaldt
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