Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 46

Aflac

Columbus, Ga. [South Atlantic]
http://www.aflac.com
http://www.aflac.com/careers/default.aspx

Why you want to work there

Taking care of employees is Job 1 for this Columbus, Ga.-based insurance company, which offers flextime, compressed workweeks and telecommuting to help employees balance work and family. A dedicated internal IT resource management team handles IT's specific training and recruiting needs and manages the division's new-hire onboarding program, which includes training, mentoring and manager-employee discussions about the new staffer's career goals.

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Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 15

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 4,344

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 445

IT employee turnover in 2011: 10%

IT promotions in 2011: 10%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 10

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $2,871

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 27%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 27%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 28%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 30%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 13%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 34%