Careers for Enterprising people

A collection of careers perfectly suited to enterprising, self-starting people.

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1. Sales Manager

Sales Manager

Sales Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$77k
Growth
+7.5%
Satisfaction
2.8 / 5

A sales manager is someone who is responsible for leading and guiding a team of sales people in an organization.

2. Advertising Manager

Advertising Manager

Advertising Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$75k
Growth
+5.4%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

An advertising manager is someone who plans and directs the promotional and advertising campaigns of companies in order to generate interest in a product or service.

3. Chief Executive

Chief Executive

Chief Executive

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$84k
Growth
-3.9%
Satisfaction
3.9 / 5

A chief executive is someone who devises strategies and policies to ensure that an organization meets its goals.

4. Industrial Production Manager

Industrial Production Manager

Industrial Production Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$92k
Growth
-0.5%
Satisfaction
2.8 / 5

Industrial production managers oversee the daily operations of manufacturing and related plants.

5. Legislator

Legislator

Legislator

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$48k
Growth
+7.0%
Satisfaction
3.5 / 5

Legislators are members of the legislative branch of government, which is responsible for making new laws and changing existing laws.

6. Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$97k
Growth
+5.4%
Satisfaction
3.0 / 5

A purchasing manager buys products for organizations to use or resell.

7. Bank Branch Manager

Bank Branch Manager

Bank Branch Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$94k
Growth
+18.7%
Satisfaction
2.8 / 5

A bank branch manager is someone who is responsible for the operation, administration, marketing, training, lending and security of a local bank branch.

8. Sustainability Officer

Sustainability Officer

Sustainability Officer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$144k
Growth
-3.9%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

Within the last twenty years, corporations have begun to make the environment a priority while producing goods or providing services.

9. Fundraising Manager

Fundraising Manager

Fundraising Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$88k
Growth
+10.3%
Satisfaction
2.9 / 5

A fundraising manager is someone who manages the fundraising department for an organization or nonprofit entity.

10. Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$56k
Growth
+9.1%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

An operations manager has a niche in companies that offer products and services, and is responsible for the aspects of operations and production within a company.

11. Biofuels Production Manager

Biofuels Production Manager

Biofuels Production Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$113k
Growth
-0.5%
Satisfaction
??

A biofuels production manager is responsible for overseeing the manufacture of biofuels, including facility management, budget implementation, and quality assurance controls.

12. Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$86k
Growth
+9.0%
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

A human resources manager is someone who oversees and manages a company's human resources department.

13. Biomass Power Plant Manager

Biomass Power Plant Manager

Biomass Power Plant Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$113k
Growth
-0.5%
Satisfaction
??

A biomass power plant manager is someone who supervises every aspect of the transformation of waste into useable energy.

14. Horticulturist

Horticulturist

Horticulturist

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$87k
Growth
-0.8%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

A horticulturist is someone who uses scientific knowledge to cultivate and propagate plants, and then uses this knowledge to provide technical information to fruit, vegetable and flower growers as well as farmers.

15. Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$89k
Growth
+10.1%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

A marketing manager is someone who manages the marketing of a business or product.