9 Cool Jobs That Have Us Dusting Off Our Resumes!

Career Discovery, Cool Jobs
08/01/19 - Gabby Vicas
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Our clients and community are looking for unique jobs in a fun environment. These jobs should reside within organizations that prioritize people and culture and provide exciting ways to make an impact beyond the mundane 9-5. We are particularly interested in positions that don’t neatly fit into an obvious career path box (e.g., doctor, lawyer, accountant). If you know of a cool 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: Account Strategist 

Company: Google

Location: Redwood City, CA

Why we like it: Google is known for being a great company to work for. For this job, you will be working with customers of Google in order to help them succeed in reaching thousands of users. So, if you are great at strategizing and talking to people this is the cool job for you! Plus they have great benefits including generous parental leave, dog-friendly offices, and financial advisors. 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Marketing & Communications Internship/Co-Op

Company: Tesla

Location: Fremont, California

Why we like it: Calling all college students! Tesla is looking for a Communications or marketing major to fill their internship role. Not only do you get to add Tesla to your resume, but you get an amazing marketing experience. From executing new product launches to press alerts and pitches there won’t be a dull moment while you are there. You do have to be able to relocate during the internship, but moving to new places can be so much fun! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Packaging Designer

Company: Lakanto

Location: Orem, UT

Why we like it: If you are a graphic designer, this job is perfect for you. You’ll work alongside the marketing and sales teams to design retailer-specific requests, web designs, and editing photos. Its a job for the super creative and if you are into health (since they are a company creating sugar-free products) that’s a big plus! Did I also mention that they have awesome perks like Pickle-ball Courts, Ping pong, and foosball? Work hard play hard!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Editorial Director

Company: Magnolia

Location: Waco, TX

Why we like it: Do you want to be the voice of Magnolia? Yes, the Magnolia that Chip and Joanna Gaines run! You would be working with the content team and helping them determine what the voice of Magnolia looks like and helping it evolve and become even more amazing over time. If you are creative, love the mission the company, and the idea of living in Texas this is cool job to check out!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Executive Creative Director

Company: Mailchimp

Location: Atlanta, GA

Why we like it: Mailchimp is definitely a brand that the team here at ALV loves. We use it for sending out all of our email campaigns. You could be a big part of their company as an Executive Creative director. If you enjoy designing and your expertise is in marketing this might be a job for you! Plus all the standard benefits including a great 401k and flexible vacations!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Video Intern

Company: Cameo

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: Want to get your foot in the door at a tech startup company? Check out this video intern position with Cameo. With this job, you will be creating video content such as memes, compilations, mashups, and explainers. A great candidate for this position would be up to date on the latest in pop culture and celebrities. Even though they are a start-up they do have benefits like 401k and health insurance!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Entry Level Sales Executive

Company: HomeAdvisor

Location: Greater Denver Area

Why we like it: If you are looking to get into a sales role, this is a great place to start. They help homeowners find professionals to help with whatever project they are working on. Pretty cool right? Not only do you get a chance to build your sales career, but you also get monthly happy hours and PTO, sounds like fun to me!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Business Development Representative

Company: SOCi

Location: Austin, TX

Why we like it: If you are excited to help companies dominate their brand on social media this company is all about that mission. As a Business Development Representative, you will be responsible for actively seeking out leads in addition to following up with leads, cold calling, and emailing. This job requires a go-getter attitude and has amazing perks like competitive pay, PTO, and every team member gets a Macbook, um, yes! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Executive Director

Company: GirlForward

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: Do you have a passion for helping refugees in need? GirlForward is a company that helps adolescent refugee girls through mentoring, education, and leadership programming. As the Executive Director, you would be leading a diverse team to continue to grow by communicating effectively, fundraising, and understanding the culture they serve. This job is one that will leave a lasting impact on these kids and your own life. 

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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