9 Cool Jobs to Check Out

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01/18/19 - Nicole Wood

We are back with 9 more cool jobs for you to take a peek at. Whether or not you are actively job seeking, these may give you some interesting new career path ideas. Don’t forget to submit your jobs to us to publish if you are currently looking to hire for a cool job! 

Our clients and community are looking for unique jobs in a fun environment. These jobs should reside within organizations which prioritize people and culture and provide exciting ways to make an impact beyond the mundane 9-5. We are particularly interested in positions which don’t neatly fit into an obvious career path box (e.g., doctor, lawyer, accountant). If you know of a job that you think would be great for us to share with our community of driven career-transitioners, you can submit it here for us to consider for a future post!

Title: TBD – Potentially “project management, team leadership, student engagement, digital analytics, business development, special events, facility with tech and web tools, and most especially, etc. We do a lot of etcetera.”

Company: Seth Godin’s Studio

Location: Hastings on Hudson, NY

Why we like it: Seth Godin is our hero. Let’s start there! This is a unique opportunity to join his team to support the suite of services and experiences he curates. No need for me to sell this one anymore. I’ll let Seth do it for himself, “I can’t tell you a specific job title or even a salary. All of our jobs pay significantly higher than industry standards, with excellent benefits (including lunch every day), flex time and most of all, an environment that’s based on mutual respect, responsibility and alacrity. We eagerly seek diversity of background and skill set, and are also focused on alignment of attitude and energy.” So if you’re up for a challenging, ambiguous but also creative and exciting environment, then do as Seth says, and apply below so you can “make a ruckus.”

Read more and apply here.

Title: Sr. Account Manager

Company: Sitewire

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Why we like it: This role is shaping the modern marketing landscape, helping CPG (consumer packaged good) brands authentically connect with Millennials on emerging platforms. As a senior account manager, you get to play to your left and right brain – one part number crunching and one part creative strategy and direction. It’s truly a T-shaped role at a growing independent digital agency in beautiful Phoenix, Arizona packed with great perks like unlimited PTO, all-year “summer” Fridays and quarterly culture club events like team curling and a night on the ranch in the Arizona desert.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Web Development Immersive Instructor

Company: General Assembly

Location:  Seattle, WA

Why we like it: If you are passionate about technology and enabling others, this job is right up your alley. Join General Assembly’s growing team as you help your students learn the ins and outs of website development. GA has been a phenomenal partner to Ama La Vida, and we can vouch for the caliber of talent they hire. What a fun and exciting way to combine your tech and people passions!

Read more and apply here.

Title: VP Supply Chain

Company: Backcountry

Location: Park City, UT

Why we like it: In this role, you will be responsible for 3 warehouses globally, lead 400+ employees and work with 1,500 suppliers. You will be a key member of Backcountry’s leadership team and will report directly to Backcountry’s CFO. Backcountry has become known for its excellent supply chain, so if you’re geeking out at the thought of checking out its distribution facilities, this could be your new home. Also, did we mention it’s in Park City? Hello, ski season.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Portfolio Strategy & Operations Intern

Company: Carbon Black

Location: Waltham, MA

Why we like it: It’s internship recruiting season, and this is a great one! Carbon Black is a leading provider of next-generation endpoint security, leveraging breakthrough prevention technology to instantly see and stop cyber attacks before they execute. This is certainly an industry on the rise, and you can rise with it in this role as you work on a diverse set of projects and collaborate with many different stakeholders.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Agile Project Manager

Company: Table XI

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like itWe love Table XI because they are one of the fastest growing design thinking company we know. They have a unique office vibe complete with a Tiki hut and an in house chef to provide fresh lunches every day! With an intense focus on people development, they heavily invest in sending their people to conferences, workshops, and allowing them to donate their time to organizations they care about.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Partner Success Strategist

Company: AdmitHub

Location: Boston, MS

Why we like it: AdmitHub is the latest in chatbot technology allowing colleges to stay on top of the questions their potential students, applicants, and current students are asking. With this tech-focused culture, they are a forward-thinking company that’s growing fast! Complete with good insurance and flexible vacation time, this job is cool no matter how you frame it! Plus, it’s got a home base in Boston, so your weekends are wide open with amazing outdoor experiences no matter the season!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Growth Marketer

Company: GoHealth

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: This opportunity puts you right in the middle of changing the health insurance industry. You’ll be helping GoHealth grow and reach new customers while collaborating closely with other functional groups. GoHealth has a fun office with a startup vibe, a unique gem in the healthcare industry. If you love marketing and data, this could be the job for you.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Senior Product Designer

Company: Seismic

Location: San Diego, CA

Why we like it: If you are passionate about product development and design, this could be a great role for you in sunny San Diego. The Seismic platform helps sales and marketing drive revenue together, and in this role you’ll be creating the future vision of that platform. The company is growing quickly, offering lots of opportunity to move up in the organization and interact with stakeholders across its global offices.

Read more and apply here.

If you’re excited about one of these roles, but you’ve been struggling to get the attention of employers, book a free consultation with us here. Our career coaches are standing by ready to help you land a very cool new job!

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