9 Cool Jobs: To Help You Make Your Career Transition

Career Discovery, Career Enrichment, Cool Jobs
11/01/19 - Randi Hill
9 cool jobs to help with your career transition

Today’s edition of 9 cool jobs is featuring 9 Cool Jobs: To Help You Make Your Career Transition! We know our clients and community are looking for unique jobs in a fun environment. That’s why we created 9 cool jobs, to help you find a company that prioritizes people and culture while providing exciting ways to make an impact! You’ll quickly notice that most of these jobs don’t follow a traditional career path. Which makes them the perfect job for a career transitioner. 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!

Now, for the list of 9 cool jobs to help you make your career transition!

Title:  Marketing and Events Intern

Company: Sondermind

Location: Greater Denver Area

Why we like it: SonderMind is redesigning behavioral health to become more accessible, approachable and utilized. To do this, they are building a national, integrated network of behavioral health providers and allowing them to thrive in private practice, while also creating a seamless, technology-enabled experience for consumers to find the best therapist to meet their needs. Sondermind is looking for someone who is at least a sophomore in college who shares a passion for mental health. Bonus points if you have event planning experience. 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Digital Marketing Specialist

Company: Clearcover

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: Clearcover is the smarter car insurance company. They use powerful technology to offer everyday drivers better coverage for less money. While they are looking for a handful of roles right now, the one that caught my attention is their digital marketing position. They are looking for someone who will bring a strong marketing campaign and operations background across paid advertising, email marketing, and customer lifecycle marketing. Their ideal candidate will be flexible and have excellent communication skills. On the fence about applying? Maybe I should mention there is unlimited vacationed, dental and vision, and they invest in your 401K for you! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Senior Photographer 

Company: Abercrombie & Fitch

Location: Columbus, OH

Why we like it: At Abercrombie & Fitch, we’re on a mission to inspire our customers to be confident, feel comfortable, and face their fierce, and our goal is to create relevant products and brand experiences that allow them to define the narrative of their own stories. A&F is looking for someone who is passionate about capturing timeless, candid portraiture and relevant fashion lifestyle imagery. In conclusion, if you’re great at embodying being a team player, positivity, and proactive on-set skills, this could be your dream job!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Product Manager – Ordering Integrations

Company: GrubHub

Location: Greater Boston Area

Why we like it: Grubhub is dedicated to giving diners the most convenient way to order food from their favorite restaurants. While Grubhub is food-obsessed, they are also customer-obsessed. This role will work closely with cross-functional teams including engineering, product, finance, logistics, and operations to build and enhance solutions for our clients. In addition, this role offers unlimited PTO, a casual office, and great snacks – this cool job has the foodie in me very excited! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Recruiting Coordinator

Company: G2

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: G2.com is revolutionizing the way businesses discover, buy and manage software and services. More than three million users per month rely on G2 to help them find and buy the best software for their businesses. G2’s ideal candidate will be team and customer service oriented, with a keen eye for detail, and a can-do attitude. In this role, they will play a critical role in helping us bring in the best candidates possible, which is key to our growth and success as a company. The person who gets this job will have strong attention to detail and organization skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills. Along with being able to efficiently prioritize multiple tasks effectively. If this sounds like you, check out the whole job description below!

Read more and apply here.

Title: Senior Video Producer

Company: RealSelf

Location: Seattle, WA

Why we like it: RealSelf’s mission is to help millions of people make smart, confident decisions about cosmetic treatments and procedures. Above all their ideal candidate is a creative and resourceful person who can conceive and execute compelling short-form digital video content for our website and digital platforms. Above all, this role is complete with professional development benefits, casual office attire, family medical leave, and the perfect combination of paid sick days and PTO. 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Learning and Development Manager

Company: Glu Mobile

Location: San Fransico, CA

Why we like it: This a super unique job because you get to work with both the leaders at Glu and their Business Partners. The ideal candidate embodies and upholds a learning mindset and is open to some international travel on occasion. Glu is looking for someone who is a strong communicator and loves to think creatively. In conclusion, the only question left is, anyone else down to go to India?

Read more and apply here.

Title: Software Engineer

Company:  Gridewise

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Why we like it: Gridwise is one of the fastest-growing startups in Pittsburgh. They’ve developed a mobile platform that empowers over 60k rideshare drivers across 25 cities and counting. Along with improving the way people move about in cities. They are looking for a Software Engineer who enjoys having autonomy, seeing their work directly impact the lives of others, and is as ambitious as we are in capturing a multi-billion dollar opportunity in the mobility industry. In addition to all that you get, unlimited PTO (minimum 2 weeks required), company-sponsored professional development budget, and rideshare credits, this job is a win! Also – they are located right in the strip district so lunch will likely be tasty! 

Read more and apply here.

Title: Photographer

Company: Magnolia 

Location: Waco, TX

Why we like it: The Magnolia Photographer is responsible for telling beautiful, compelling stories through photography in a manner that meets the aesthetic standards of the Magnolia brand. The primary duties for this position include studio photography with a focus on product images, photo editing, and file maintenance and organization, as well as occasional location photography and lifestyle/natural light photography. Also, working for Chip and Johanna Gaines, I mean, sign me up! Magnolia believes in doing good work that matters and that we are made better when we all work together. If you’re ready to become a part of the Magnolia family, this could be the position for you!

Read more and apply here.

If you’re excited about one of these 9 cool jobs to help you make your career transition, but you’ve been struggling to get the attention of employers, book a complimentary consultation with us here. Our career coaches are standing by ready to help you land a very cool new job!

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