Private Sector Jobs that Give Back

A corporate job with positive impact…myth? or reality? 

I know what you’re thinking, it might sound like a unicorn, but that’s far from the truth. There are many organizations across both the public and private sectors that are committed to social change. You might have a few reasons that you’re considering private sector jobs, including the wide variety of career opportunities, higher earning potential, company culture and size, long term growth and promotion opportunities, or even location. Not only are there many companies that are dedicated to having a positive impact on the world, but there are a variety of job functions from working with data to marketing that you can consider. Take a look at Idealist’s helpful guide to private sector jobs that give back for a place to start asking questions, gathering information, and finding resources.

By Sheryl Rosenberg
Sheryl Rosenberg Associate Director