The Best Large Companies to Work for in Los Angeles (250 or more US employees)
1. West Monroe Partners
West Monroe is a progressive business and technology consulting firm that partners with dynamic organizations to reimagine, build, and operate their businesses at peak performance. The team of more than 800 professionals is comprised of an uncommon blend of business consultants and deep technologists. This unique combination of expertise enables the company to design, develop, implement, and run strategic business and technology solutions that yield a dramatic commercial impact on clients’ profitability and performance.
One of the reasons West Monroe has once again placed on the top spot of the Best Companies to Work For list is that it cares deeply about its employees’ career equity. There is a genuine desire from the company to put people on projects they care about, give people stretch assignments, and develop the next generation of leaders. The office has a familial feel and provides opportunities to spend time together inside and outside the office--including company events like the epic Oceanside retreat, and informal get-togethers like potlucks at co-workers’ homes. Plus, the company’s flat office structure and entrepreneurial spirit means everyone pitches in -- even the senior director of the office unloads the dishwasher!
2. Build Group, Inc.
Build Group is a general contractor focused on providing a high level of service to its clientele. The owners have an in-depth understanding of their clients’ business and are committed to providing principal level involvement on all projects. To them client relationships are everything, and are driven by trust and integrity. Consequently, Build Group clients depend on the company to act as an extension of their own organizations. While many general contractors are simply pricing plans, Build Group staff sources new real estate opportunities to figure out creative ways to make deals pencil.
Apart from enjoying the responsibilities afforded them in their positions, Build Group team members also appreciate full employer paid benefits for employees and family members. They receive health, dental, vision, life insurance, etc. They also get to take part in amazing holiday parties where they can all socialize and eat great food. Other perks to working at Build Group include a 6.5 week paid sabbatical leave program, company softball events and special monthly companywide lunches. The company demonstrates how much it cares for its people by providing an employee wellness program where employees can track their healthy lifestyles while Build Group donates towards charities as employees obtain points for their healthy lifestyle successes.