FlexJobs Announces Top 50 Companies Hiring for Part-Time Remote Jobs

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Kaplan, Bustle and Appen among companies recruiting the most part-time remote workers during the first half of 2017

"A part-time remote job can be ideal arrangement for many professionals, such as working parents, semi-retirees, people with health issues or disabilities, military spouses, millennials, and career changers, " said Sara Sutton Fell, CEO of FlexJobs.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than one in six people employed in the U.S. currently work part-time. To help job seekers interested in finding part-time jobs where they can also work from home, today FlexJobs released a list of the Top 50 Companies to Watch for Part-Time Remote Jobs. This list is based on an analysis of over 40,000 companies and looks specifically at their part-time job posting histories that offered either full or partial telecommute options in FlexJobs’ database during the first six months of 2017 (January 1 through June 30). A “part-time job” refers to jobs that require less than forty hours of work per week.

“A part-time remote job can be an ideal arrangement for many professionals who either can’t find a good job in their local area and/or for people such as working parents, semi-retirees, people with health issues or disabilities, military spouses, millennials, career changers, and people seeking better an alternative working arrangement to full-time, on-site work,” said Sara Sutton Fell, Founder and CEO of FlexJobs. “In these types of roles, workers are able to continue in and even advance their careers, change into new types of work, maintain or grow their professional networks, earn income, and/or pursue their work-related passions without committing to a full-time schedule or wasting time on a commute to a traditional office location.”

Companies of all sizes and across a wide variety of industries hire part-time remote workers. Education, healthcare, human resources, pharmaceutical, research, and non-profit industries are among those represented on this list. The jobs these companies are hiring for range in experience from entry-level through senior-level management and have varied educational requirements.

Examples of jobs these companies have recently hired for that have offered part-time jobs with telecommute options include registered nurse, digital marketing strategist, staff accountant and community ambassador. Common part-time remote job titles include tutor, writer, coder, interpreter, editor, and customer service representative.

Many of the companies were also top employers for full-time remote-friendly jobs, having been included in FlexJobs’ 2017 Top 100 Companies for Remote Jobs. Earlier this year FlexJobs also identified the Top 50 Companies for Part-time Jobs.

For the complete list of the top 50 companies to watch for part-time remote jobs in 2017, visit: http://bit.ly/top-companies-hiring-part-time-work-from-home-jobs

To request additional information, please contact Kathy Gardner at kgardner@flexjobs.com.

About FlexJobs
FlexJobs is the leading online service for professionals seeking telecommuting, flexible schedule, part-time, and freelance jobs. With flexible job listings in over 50 career categories, and opportunities ranging from entry-level to executive and freelance to full-time, FlexJobs offers job seekers a safe, easy, and efficient way to find professional and legitimate flexible job listings. Having helped over two million people in their job searches, FlexJobs has appeared on CNN and Marketplace Money and in TIME, Forbes, Fortune, and hundreds of other trusted media outlets. FlexJobs' Founder & CEO Sara Sutton Fell has also launched two additional partner sites, Remote.co and 1 Million for Work Flexibility, to help provide education and awareness about the viability and benefits of remote working and work flexibility. Sutton Fell is also the creator of The TRaD* Works Forum (*Telecommuting, Remote, & Distributed), dedicated to helping companies leverage the benefits of telecommuting, remote and distributed teams.

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