9 Cool Jobs to Check Out

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03/22/19 - Randi Hill

We are back with 9 more cool jobs to inspire you! 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: Director, International Expansion

Company: Pampered Chef

Location: Chicago, IL/Travel

Why we like it: While this role is based in Chicago you’re looking at 20% travel. I mean, I’ve always wanted a job that would send me to cool international places for work! With an on-site gym, unlimited PTO, and two offices the choices are endless as to what your workday could look like. Topping it all off with casual dress, happy hours, and some neat kitchen gadgets, it’s no wonder they are expanding globally everyone wants in on this! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Junior Video Editor, Atmosphere

Company: Chive Media

Location: Austin, TX

Why we like it: This position is for proactive and driven, video editors with a couple of years of experience. If you’re competent with Excel, Google Docs, Photoshop, WordPress, and Adobe Creative, your dream job may be right around the corner! What’s cooler than the job is the company! 3 lunches a week provided at the corporate office, it’s unlikely you’ll want to be a commuter despite the wonderful benefits they have for their commuters. With flexible work hours and an open vacation policy, the possibilities are almost limitless.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Creative Director

Company: ezCater

Location: Boston, MA

Why we like it: The Creative Director is responsible for elevating the brand materials while maintaining a consistent voice and style. They are looking for someone with strong communications skills, who is ready to drive the brand forward while building a world-class team to meet ever-increasing creative demands. With a focus on innovative employees who are willing to “just figure it out,” it’s no surprise this company is focused on creating a strong and open company culture with a focus on kind, loving, and supportive employees, in their words, “we do not employ jerks, even brilliant ones.”

Read more and apply here.

Title: Director of Strategic Programs

Company: FoodMaven

Location: This position is ideally in Denver or Colorado Springs, CO but may be remote for the right candidate

Why we like it: FoodMaven captures and creates a market for food lost in the system that’s oversupplied, out-of-spec, or local food without effective access to the market. They sell this food through an online marketplace to commercial kitchens and donates it to hunger-relief organizations to fulfill its mission of all food used with good purpose. The Director of Strategic Programs will be responsible for developing, launching, and managing strategic programs, tracking the efficacy of various initiatives, and working with the general manager to drive process improvements.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Customer Success Associate

Company: BloomNation

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Why we like it: This role is focused on relationships and cultivating business within the b2b world. It’s a perfect fit for someone who is passionate, empathic, and driven. They’re looking for someone who loves to serve small business, with a friendly, optimistic, and caring demeanor. It’s a dynamic environment laced with diversity, great benefits, and lots of flowers! Top it all off with transportation benefits and a game room, I mean how could you not love this job?!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Product Consultant

Company: ThoughtWorks

Location: New York City, NY

Why we like it: You will be working with clients across a variety of sectors and making sure the business-critical software solutions we develop deliver real business value every time. Some of your responsibilities include generating ideas and content, delivering custom software products, mentoring others, and working in a dynamic, transparent, and collaborative environment. With generous parental leave, commuter benefits, and professional development this job is a win!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Specialist, Public Relations

Company: Accolade

Location: Seattle, WA

Why we like it: You’ll be working closely with the marketing, Sales, Business Development, Customer Partnerships, Product and Executive teams to support the build, promotion, and management of the Accolade brand and reputation in the market. This role requires strong communication skills, creative nature, a “can-do” attitude, and experience in the healthcare field. If that sounds like you, what are you waiting for?

Read more and apply here.

Title: Benefits Administrator

Company: FabFitFun

Location: Greater LA Area, CA

Why we like it: FabFitFun is at the intersection of commerce, content, and community. You get to hold the keys to all the great things. A few of your responsibilities include designing and negotiating compensation packages that align with the company’s values, evaluating employee benefits policies, and responding to all employee inquiries relating to benefits. You get to do it all with generous PTO, casual office attire, and a stocked kitchen. Um, Hello, LA!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Social Media and Community Intern

Company: Ama La Vida

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: I may be a little biased here, but we’re a pretty fun bunch. We’re looking for an intern to help facilitate a large majority of our social channels. With a big emphasis on engaging with the ALV community slack channel we have plans for you to be involved in the content creation, copywriting, and video editing. Plus, you’ll get the chance to work in the “Happiness Hub” (aka the ALV office) with 3 of our stellar team members!

Email a resume to randalyn(at)alvcoaching(dot)com if you’re interested!

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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