If I were elected president, my first 100 days would include declaring a national holiday for Bandit Pâtisserie’s almond croissants. There’s truly nothing a bite of one of those won’t fix, or at least alleviate, for a few blissful moments. However, there are many more urgent issues to consider when casting your vote today and other important Birmingham business news to be aware of, some of which does include croissants.
20 Hot Jobs 🔥
Want a job at the Birmingham bar that rains bubbles from the ceiling and names their drinks after locals? 🍹 Now is your chance—The Atomic Lounge is extending their hours and hiring for bartender and server positions. Email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Customer Success Associate @ Prepaid2Cash. Apply.
Utility Tech/Dishwasher @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply.
Companion @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply.
Server @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply.
Resident Assistant @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply.
Cook @ Danberry At Inverness.Apply.
AmeriCorps Members for St. Clair County @ YWCA. Apply.
AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.
Youth Development AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA.Apply.
Pell City Shelter AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.
Homelessness Prevention AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.
Family Resource Center AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.
Educational Support AmeriCorps Members @ YWCA. Apply.
After School Enrichment Program Specialists @ YWCA. Apply.
Domestic Violence Support Americorps Members. Apply.
DMC Center for Civic Life @ YWCA. Apply.
Tax Accountant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply.
Featured Job 🌟
Platform Specialist @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply.
Who’s hiring? SIMON Markets is a fast-growing and award-winning FinTech company.The company provides a platform for financial advisers with access to multi-issuer solutions, a depth of educational tools, and advanced post-trade analysis.
What will I do? Platform Specialists are responsible for being experts on the SIMON platform and raising awareness of SIMON to their retail financial advisor networks.
What do I need? Bachelor’s degree, 1-2 years of sales experience, Series 7, 63 certifications and state insurance license required within the first 3-4 months of employment and proficiency in Outlook, Excel and Salesforce.com.
What’s pulling rank in the business world?
PBS called 📞
They want their antiques back. Birmingham will play host to its own Antiques Roadshow when University Pickers moves to Leeds on November 13. The items may be old, but the move is brand new, along with the nine other openings happening in the city this month.
A rind is a terrible thing to waste 🍊
Let’s talk trash—Alabama isn’t #1 when it comes to our recycling and composting initiatives. But there’s no need to dish dirt, Field Culture Compost is doing that for us. The composting company will turn your leftovers into environmentally-friendly compost to be used by farmers, landscapers and neighborhood gardens. Here’s how you can get down and dirty, too.
Yeah, Prince, Money Does Matter 2 Night 💸
And it sure did matter yesterday. 🎶 At least it does if you’re spending it at one of these Birmingham businesses. Your dollars are helping fight for equality, provide clean water to communities in need or going toward creating a more sustainable environment. Yep, that cup of coffee could be more than a prop for your morning meetings.
Ask and you shall receive 💻
If tech is your career end game, chat with the best in the biz during Innovate Birmingham’s LIVE Q&A Interest Session on Tuesday, November 10 at 11AM. The team will be dazzling attendees with their wealth of knowledge and answering questions regarding applications for their 13th cohort. Got better things to do that day? Shoot your shot right now and ask a question online. If you need more info about how stupendous Innovate Birmingham is read our latest article.
Here comes to boom 🎇
Despite the world standing still for the majority of 2020, local startups have continued to move and the direction is forward. Meet the Birmingham pivoters and influencers whose businesses are booming and find out what these teams are doing right.
Bring on the business events
Investing on Small Apartment Buildings Birmingham AL presented by Alabama REI Events
Date: Wednesday, November 4
Virtual Breakfast Club presented by Tech Birmingham
Date: Thursday, November 5
Business Continuity Planning: Be Ready for a Disaster presented by UAH SBDC
Date: Thursday, November 5
Hired From Home Career Fair presented by On-Board Birmingham and Innovate Birmingham
Date: Friday, November 6
Price: Free for job seekers | Recruiters: $150 for members of TechBirmingham or BBA | $200 for non-members