9 Cool Jobs to Check Out ASAP

Career Discovery, Cool Jobs, Get That Job
12/07/18 - Randi Hill

It’s that time again! We’ve got 9 cool jobs for you to check out. Even if you’re in the beginning phases of your job search, give these a look. You may find a new idea or inspiration!

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: Organizational Effectiveness Consultant

Company: Levi Strauss & Co.

Location: San Francisco, CA

Why we like it: In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work closely with senior business leaders and HR Business Partners to deliver practical OE/OD results and solutions as part of a small but mighty team. This is a high-impact full-time employee position. You will build out and pioneer a new Organizational Effectiveness approach and tools from scratch for a growing business and iconic brand.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Operations Specialist

Company: Convoy

Location: Seattle, WA

Why we like it: This is a great role to understand Convoy, a tech startup in the freight and supply chain logistics industries from the ground up. Previous people in this role have grown into various other positions throughout the company (product, content and training, account management, sales operations, team management) so it’s a great place to launch your career. Convoy has been named one of Washington State’s top places to work and has won BOTH Geekwire’s Startup of the Year (2017) AND Geekwire’s Next Tech Titan (2018). They are also one of Business Insider’s 2018 Top Enterprise Startups To Bet Your Career On. This company is going places! On Dec 14, they are hosting an Interview SuperDay – get your applications in quick.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Director, Beverage Research and Design

Company: Bevi

Location: Boston, MA

Why we like it: Bevi is a Series B startup bringing customizable, healthy hydration to commercial spaces across the US and Canada. Bevi’s co-founders are on a mission to protect the planet by avoiding waste generated by plastic bottles and have already saved the waste generated by over 52 million bottles. This position will push the limits of beverage design to create new and exciting flavors. We at Ama La Vida can vouch for the impact you’ll make in this role – when the Bevi is out of honey ginger and strawberry lemon grass, we’re not quite sure what to do with ourselves.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Online English Teacher

Company: Teach Away

Location: Remote

Why we like it: This position allows you to create your own schedule in a remote work environment. You’ll have a unique cultural experience teaching English to Chinese students. Teach Away was voted one of Canada’s best places to work. This role is perfect for a flexible full-timer or a side hustle.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Leader, Learning and Development Global Talent Acquisition

Company: Amazon

Location: Seattle, WA

Why we like it: Amazon’s recruiting team is 3,000 strong. It is critical that their hiring practices are scalable and efficient while delivering a great experience. This role provides learning and development to this army of recruiters. If talent development is your superpower, and you’re excited to join an innovative but stable tech company, this is the place for you.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Customer Supply Chain Manager

Company: RXBAR

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like itRXBAR has a unique, “No B.S.” value proposition in a rapidly growing health food market which has the company positioned for growth. The no B.S. theme carries through into the culture – listen to the story of how Peter Rahal founded and grew the company on the How I Built This podcast here. This role encompasses a variety of supply chain activities and will provide opportunities for learning and growth as the company continues to expand. Also cell phone and fitness membership reimbursement and unlimited bars.Yes, please.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Chief of Staff

Company: Create & Cultivate

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Why we like it: In this role, you’ll have direct access to CEO. You will have a wide variety of work, and you’ll be instrumental in shaping the culture of a fast-growing company. You’ll have plenty of opportunities for travel, and get ready for lots of free swag.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Data Scientist II

Company: Trunk Club

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: Passionate about shopping and data? This is the role for you. You’ll get the excitement of the start-up feel within a larger company (Nordstrom). There’s a great office vibe and exciting data science work. Also…Nordstrom discount. Mic drop.

Read more and apply here.

Title: Manager, Finance and Analytics

Company: GrubHub

Location: Chicago, IL

Why we like it: This is an exciting finance role for all you foodies out there. At GrubHub, you’ll enjoy unlimited paid vacation days, and you’ll never go hungry with weekly GrubHub/Seamless credit. This position provides the opportunity for cross-functional partnership within the nation’s leading online and mobile food ordering company. Not your average finance job.

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 very a cool new job!

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