EY and Sackers named Top Employers for Working Families


Cisco, Deloitte, Pinsent Masons and Sackers are among the winners at the 2016 Top Employers for Working Families Special Awards.

The annual awards celebrate organisations that demonstrate flexible and family-friendly workplace practices. The winners were announced across seven categories during a ceremony in London on 13 June.

The full list of winners is:

American Express Best flexible working initiative award

Winner: Cisco

Highly commended: RAF

Centrica Best for modern families award

Winner: Pinsent Masons

Direct Line Group Best for embedded flexibility award

Winner: Barclays

Carers UK Best for carers and eldercare award

Winner: West Dunbartonshire Council

Highly commended: Ministry of Justice

Cityparents Best for all stages of motherhood award

Winner: Deloitte

Winner: Sackers and Partners

Best for flexible recruitment award

Winner: EY

The innovation award

Winner: Civil Service

Highly commended: Citi

Sarah Jackson, chief executive at Working Families, said: “Flexibility is not just good for families, it’s good for business. Our awards recognise those employers who’ve made their flexible and work-life policies part and parcel of the way they run their organisations. Congratulations to all the 2016 winners: it’s this kind of action that will deliver the culture change we need for high performance in every UK workplace.”