Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 54

National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC)

Lake St. Louis, Mo. [North Central]
http://www.nisc.coop
http://www.nisc.coop/Careers/Careers.htm

Why you want to work there

The IT team at this data-processing and billing company in Lake Saint Louis, Mo., likes to give back. Charitable efforts include United Way and LiveStrong campaigns, and monthly volunteer opportunities at local food banks. Employees are invited to contribute any dollar amount they wish, through a payroll deduction matched by NISC, to a benevolence fund that aims to help colleagues and their families in times of need. The fund also donates savings bonds to children of NISC employees.

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Rank by company size:
Small, No. 7

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 918

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 384

IT employee turnover in 2011: 5%

IT promotions in 2011: 9%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 12

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $490

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 45%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 33%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 46%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 1%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 0%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 1%