The ability to work from anywhere isn’t just nice, it’s downright awesome. Mondays you can work in your favorite cafe, Tuesdays you could log-on from the airport, Wednesday you could be in White Mountain National Forest, Thursday you could work from a hotel bed, and Friday you could take your laptop and work from the beach. Sounds impossible? Think again.
Remote jobs give you the flexibility of working from anywhere and deciding what environments suit you best. After all, life is too short to be stuck in a cubicle. Check out these 9 cool jobs you can work from anywhere!
Travel Support Specialist, TripActions
Company Rating: 4.9
Brief Description: TripActions is a rapidly growing startup that reinvents one of the most used & hated processes in your workplace. We’re saving customers 30% on their travel budgets and incentivizing their employees along the way. This hybrid position is part of a 24/7 dedicated support group working with our Global customers and agency support team, with the goal of delivering the best service levels for both tech and travel related support.
Cool Perks: In addition to working remotely, TripActions gives each employee $2000 personal travel stipend to use on the app every year and a pre-tax benefit plus a $1000 yearly transportation stipend.
Systems Consultant, Dell
Company Rating: 3.7
Brief Description: As an integral part of the Dell sales team, this role is responsible for providing subject matter expertise to both customers and the sales teams to ensure that all requirements and objectives are met. This includes, but is not limited to, the development and implementation of sales strategies, thoughtful discovery of customer requirements and subsequent solution proposal development, delivery of product presentations, product demonstrations, and customer focused seminars.
Cool Perks: Jobs come with benefits that include health plans and other interesting perks like on-the-job training and mentoring opportunities.
Staff Appraiser, Assurant
Company Rating: 3.2
Brief Description: Assurant Valuations, a subsidiary of Assurant Inc., offers an innovative and differentiated suite of valuation solutions and appraisal services for mortgage industry professionals nationwide. Appraisers complete Desktop and Field Appraisal/Valuation Reviews including all product/property types.
Cool Perks: Competitive salary, health benefits starting on Day 1, car/travel allowance, monthly communication allowance and continuing education reimbursement.
At Home Active Lifestyle Brand Ambassador, TeleTech
Company Rating: 3.4
Brief Description: As a TeleTech At Home Customer Support Representative, you’ll use your “get it done”, high-energy, professional approach to answer in-bound calls from customers who share your passion. TeleTech will provide you with paid training, ongoing coaching and support every step of the way.
Cool Perks: A flexible work schedule around your availability – part-time (20 – 25 hrs/wk), casual dress code – Yoga pants, shorts, sweats – it’s your choice, and career advancement opportunities.
Bilingual Spanish Seasonal Tax Support Specialist, Intuit
Company Rating: 4.2
Brief Description: Intuit is hiring credentialed tax experts (CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney) for their TurboTax expert network, the largest virtual tax community in the world. You’ll bring confidence, tax expertise, and personal experiences to new client relationships that will empower and educate people, so they can lead better lives and get one step closer to financial freedom. And you decide how much, when and where to work, creating a schedule that works for you.
Cool Perks: Employee discounts, job training, and tuition assistance. Plus employees at Intuit can request up to 32 hours per year of paid time to volunteer during normal work hours.
Business Information Developer, Anthem
Company Rating: 3.4
Brief Description: This telecommute role is responsible for assisting with the development and execution of data mining analyses to enhance reporting functionality and identify data relationships and patterns.
Cool Perks: Anthem’s Total Rewards program is a comprehensive benefits package that supports greater quality of life for our associates, personally and professionally, through a wide range of thoughtful offerings like dependent care, parental leave and employee discounts.
Remote Senior Sports Sales Specialist, NCSA
Company Rating: 3.4
Brief Description: The NCSA is the world’s largest and most successful collegiate athletic recruiting network. NCSA’s Recruiting Sales team is designed to produce top performing sales professionals responsible for conducting recruiting assessments with potential NCSA members over the phone. The sports sales team is charged with identifying qualified college prospects for college coaches nationwide.
Cool Perks: The earning potential for this role is $50K-$150K per year, plus NCSA has a Wellness Reimbursement Program of $65 per month.
Realtime Captioner, VITAC
Company Rating: 3.9
Brief Description: VITAC currently produces more than 300,000 hours of realtime captions per year – that’s about 6,000 hours per week. All employees travel to VITAC’s headquarters for one week of paid technical instruction at the beginning of a salaried training period. Upon completion, the captioner is paid a competitive hourly on-air rate. VITAC remote captioner employees are provided with all of their equipment, hardware, software, technical support, phone line installation, and direct billing of phone line charges.
Cool Perks: VITAC is a 24-hour, 7-day-a-week, 365-day-a-year business. If you’re watching something on television, likely someone somewhere is captioning at that time. That might sound overwhelming, but it can result in some interesting scheduling options.
Junior Account Manager, BambooHR
Company Rating: 4.7
Brief Description: As a member of the work-from-home implementation team, you will join forces with new HR clients and their teams to help manage the project of implementing our HR software. Working from home, you will have the opportunity to cut out the distractions that come with being in an office, learn how to be a master of your craft and crush your job responsibilities.
Cool Perks: 3 weeks paid time off, 11 paid holidays, and they pay you to go on vacation (apply to learn more!).