We all want more out of our job than just a paycheck. And if the “more” you’re looking for is making an impact, then we’ve got good news for you.
We’ve compiled a list of 15 companies where you can make a difference and help others (while getting a paycheck, of course). Whether it’s community outreach, volunteering, or philanthropy you’re looking for, these 15 companies have got you covered. Even better, they’re all hiring now!
1. Advanced Clinical
Advanced Clinical is an award-winning clinical development organization that provides global services for pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations.
Advanced Clinical’s mission is to deliver a truly better clinical experience for clients. And the company encourages staff to be the positive difference in the world of clinical research. To achieve this, Advanced Clinical employees regularly provide consultation to the industry while utilizing state-of-the-art systems, tools, and processes—making it a place where you can truly make a difference.
TNTP’s mission is to end educational inequality by providing excellent teachers to the students who need them most and advancing policies to ensure effective teaching in every classroom.
Through its Teaching Fellows programs, TNTP transforms accomplished professionals and recent college graduates into outstanding teachers in high-need schools. With innovative, classroom-centered training and intensive coaching that lasts through a teacher’s first year, TNTP prepares Fellows to start strong and grow quickly into amazing teachers capable of making a lifetime of difference for the students that need great teachers most. Talk about making a difference!
3. FDM Group
FDM Group helps young people launch successful IT careers, providing new graduates and military veterans with essential training, grooming them to join the next generation of digital innovators.
Looking for a company that promotes diversity? FDM Group operates with a truly unique business model, which—along with the emphasis the company places on diversity and teamwork—fosters an environment where clients and FDM employees work together to achieve success. FDMers are ambitious, high-energy and hard-working individuals who all contribute to the success of the company.
4. True Value Company
True Value Company celebrates independence and drives relevance and retail excellence for over 4,400 retail locations.
True Value Company cares about their retailers. “Our values come to life with each project and with each person in the organization. We are all willing to come together and drive a project forward to help our retailers. We have our retailers’ best interests at the forefront of our minds, and we want to help them be independent and grow their businesses,” says Business Advisor, Jackie.
Empyrean is one of the HR industry’s fastest-growing providers of technology services, masterfully managing the health and benefits programs of both large and middle-market client companies.
Get paid to volunteer! Sounds too good to be true, right? But, at Empyrean it’s reality. Through its company-wide program, Empyrean Shares, each employee can make a difference with up to eight paid hours per year to volunteer for select charitable causes. People from all across the organization come together to research and arrange different philanthropic efforts for employees to participate in—which have included food and toy drives, mentor programs, and volunteer days with Habitat For Humanity.
Mosaic makes solar energy more accessible and affordable for homeowners. With its online lending platform, people of all financial means can invest in and profit from solar power.
Mosaic is headquartered in historic downtown Oakland, a location with opportunities aplenty to engage in the local community. With a vibrant local arts scene and a history of political activism, it’s hard to imagine a more perfect place than Oakland for Mosaic to be. The Bay Area is a hotbed of startup and tech activity, and that’s conducive to collaboration—and forging partnerships with like-minded organizations nearby.
7. Marsh & McLennan Companies
Marsh & McLennan helps clients identify new opportunities by addressing the full range of risks, facilitating capital flows, and overcoming barriers to investment.
Marsh & McLennan Companies are all about protecting and improving peoples’ lives and livelihoods while enabling growth and innovation – often in areas that need it most. They use their professional know-how in partnership with nonprofits around the world and as volunteers to make a lasting difference.
8. Exact Sciences
Exact Sciences is a diagnostic company that focuses on the early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer.
Exact Sciences knows about giving back to the community, as well as to its employees. The company encourages team members to bond over volunteer activities, sponsored sporting events, and celebratory days that highlight company and employee accomplishment. Exact Sciences also offers employees a variety of internal training programs that aim to support career growth and align with their interests.
9. Spencer Stuart
Spencer Stuart is a top global executive search company, recruiting senior leadership and providing expert advisory for multinational organizations within diverse industries.
Looking for a company that starts making a difference within its own organization? Look no further. Spencer Stuart is not only matching the right management with the right business missions, it’s also creating incredibly meaningful Leadership Teams that add long-term value. Professionally, employees also learn multinational businesses inside out by working side-by-side with the world’s most phenomenal clients and leaders.
Esri is the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) software development and believes The Science of Where can transform society by unlocking data’s full potential in every organization.
Esri is committed to the idea that it can—and must—make the world a better place. The company’s mapping and analytics software, ArcGIS, connects everyone, everywhere through a common visual language—maps. Its customers around the world are in every industry and do amazing things with GIS—helping people work more effectively, make better decisions, and live safer, wiser, and more productive lives.
11. Collective Health
Collective Health provides a complete health benefits solution so companies can more intelligently design, administer, and operate their benefits while giving a premium experience to staff.
Collective Health is making a difference in people’s lives and every Collective Health employee—from the member advocates who directly help people get the care they need to engineers and designers who build the products—is able to see the impact of their work. That impact is recognized weekly through employee awards, member testimonials, and a celebratory happy hour every Friday.
12. MedStar National Rehabilitation Network
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network is a rehabilitation provider, offering comprehensive inpatient, day treatment, and outpatient hospital and healthcare services to support patient recovery.
MNRM is dedicated to helping patients by providing the best rehabilitation. To achieve this important goal, MNRN offers the best for the best with quality equipment and professional development. Besides having simulated kitchens, bedrooms, cars, curbs, and more to assist employees in helping patients overcome real life challenges, MNRN offers specialty symposiums, license certifications, mentorship programs, and yearly stipends for continuing education.
13. Success Academy Charter Schools
Success Academy is the highest-performing free public charter school network in New York City, operating 46 schools and serving 15,000 students in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx.
At Success Academy, everyone works together to make the school a better place for the entire community—employees, scholars, and families. Just because something has been done one way doesn’t mean it will always be done the same. Everyone is constantly looking towards the future and for ways to improve the school community.
Accolade is boldly and relentlessly reinventing the healthcare industry by improving outcomes, costs, and experiences with compassionate people, clinical expertise, and intelligent technologies.
Accolade is a team with heart. Employee-run committees, including Spirit, Recognition, Service, and Wellness groups, are constantly planning activities, celebrations, and fun that focus the spotlight on their most valuable assets—their own teammates, or “Accoladians.” Start making a difference today by joining the team!
HireVue offers high-powered digital video and predictive analytic programs that help businesses, big or small, build and coach top teams in every industry.
At HireVue, you can make a difference along with people from all over the world. HireVue hosts an annual user conference for clients from around the globe. The group gathers in Park City, Utah for breathtaking scenery and educational talks that aim to disrupt the digital human resources space. The company and its customers alike leave the event having bonded over mutual passions and successes.