This Company Wants to Pay You $10,000 to Travel the US and Eat Barbecue

Aug 6, 2018

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The perfect job doesn’t ex-

Actually, we beg to differ. Reynolds Wrap is looking for a CGO — a Chief Grilling Officer — and the position looks pretty, well, fire.

Your main goal? Finding the best barbecue the United States has to offer. It’s a hard task, but someone’s gotta do it… and it could be you if:

  • You send in a “grilling photo” and a short, 100-word summary on why you’re the perfect person for the job.

The logistics are still being worked out, but the gig would last two weeks and potential destinations include Austin, Dallas, Nashville, Memphis and Kansas City. You may even have some leeway on other destinations you’ll get to visit, so you’re really going to want to make sure your application stands out.

In addition to traveling the country and eating food (living the dream), you’ll also be having Q&A sessions with chefs, taking photos and videos, learning about restaurant trends, and even trying out new BBQ techniques to be shared on Reynolds Wrap’s website and social channels. They’ll pay you $10,000 to do so, and you even get to bring along a guest — but it’s probably a good idea to make sure they’re not a vegetarian.

You only have until August 13 to apply, so get cookin’!

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