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8 companies that promote flexible working

If working 9 to 5 doesn't appeal to you, the eight companies listed below just might.

They’re all proving that trusting your employees to work to their own schedule is beneficial for everyone - and the best part is they’re all hiring right now.


1. Knowit - Talent Scout

  • Where: London
  • Salary: £20,000 to £27,000 OTE
  • When to apply: ASAP

Become a Talent Scout at Knowit and enjoy starting your career in a Sales-based role without all the corporate constraints. There'll be no constraints on your work-life balance either, with flexible working options and unlimited holiday. It doesn't matter how experienced you are - Knowit just want graduates who are confident, engaging and hungry for success.




2. McDonald's - Trainee Manager

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £22,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

With flexible hours, accredited training, fantastic career prospects and a whole host of other rewards and benefits that fit around you and your lifestyle, it's easy to see why McDonald's consistently rank as a Times Top 100 Graduate Employer. Join them as a Trainee Manager and take your first step towards managing your own business.




3. 1st Executive - Trainee Recruitment Consultant Graduate Programme 

  • Where: Guildford
  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 inc. bonuses
  • When to apply: 15 Oct 2019

On top of a generous starting salary up to £35,000, at 1st Executive you'll enjoy flexible working hours, a fresh breakfast each morning and up to 35 days of holiday a year. This company are known for taking graduates and developing them all the way to Directors. If you want to work with prestigious companies and accelerate your career in the Recruitment industry, apply today.




4. GradTouch - Developer

  • Where: Manchester
  • Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 
  • When to apply: ASAP

Join us here at GradTouch as a Develop and not only will you be able to work whenever you want, you'll also have the freedom to work wherever you want. Plus, when you're not working you can take advantage of having unlimited holidays. If you're organised, analytical and a top multi-tasker, apply today. 




5. CodeAgents - Recruitment Consultant

  • Where: Shoreditch, London
  • Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

It's not just flexible working that you'll benefit from when you join CodeAgents as a Recruitment Consultant. You'll also have unlimited holiday, three company trips away per year and fast progression - you'll be given the opportunity to build and run a team within your first 12 months. They're hiring ambitious graduates from all degree disciplines right now - don't miss out.




6. Pro-Recruitment - Trainee Recruitment Consultant 

  • Where: London
  • Salary: £25,000
  • When to apply: ASAP

This company was built on the premise that work should be fun, rewarding and enjoyable. When you join Pro-Recruitment, you'll be immersed into a working environment that allows flexible working hours, a dress down culture, life-changing incentives and a vibrant work place.




7. Frontline - Brand Manager 

  • Where: Nationwide
  • Salary: £9/hour and £10.55/hour for London 
  • When to apply: 25 July 2019 

Not only will you be helping transform the lives of vulnerable children at Frontline, but with their flexible working option you can organise your working hours around your studies. You'll spread Frontline's message across the university community, gaining valuable experience at this Times Top 100 Graduate Employer. 




8. Tempo - Business Development Executive 

  • Where: London, Manchester 
  • Salary: £22,000 - £27,000 
  • When to apply: ASAP 

Working in London or Manchester, you'll benefit from flexible and remote working as a Business Development Executive at Tempo. You'll be tasked with building relationships with clients and generating opportunities to ensure Tempo has a healthy pipeline of potential customers. As well as the flexible working perks on offer, you'll also enjoy company lunches and socials and mental health coaching.