Apply to be Noken’s CEO

and we’ll pay you to travel the world.



noun, /ˌsēˌēˈō/

a cultural exploration officer, the person in charge of gaining a holistic introduction into the unique cultures of Japan, Iceland & Portugal

Job Description

Noken is seeking a CEO to travel to Japan, Portugal and Iceland to meet these countries & their unique cultures. The CEO’s responsibilities? Managing their day-to-day exploration (i.e. traveling) and creating content to share their experience with the Noken community.

Learn more about Noken here.



  • Get out of your comfort zone and meet somewhere new

  • Learn and experience other cultures

  • Capture your experience using Noken and share it with the community



  • Take one trip a year to explore Iceland, Portugal & Japan, using Noken’s App Guide

  • Capture content to be shared on your own social channels and @Noken’s channels

  • Write 3 posts on Noken’s blog about your experiences meeting somewhere new



  • Interest in travel & a desire for new and different experiences

  • A knack for taking beautiful photos

  • A public Instagram profile

  • A valid U.S. passport and vacation days and/or remote work flexibility

  • Must be 21 years or older to apply


How to Apply

We want to meet your hometown.

To enter, provide the perfect introduction to your hometown by taking 5 photos of your hometown’s landmarks & local gems. Post these photos in a carousel on Instagram and tag @Noken. In your caption, use the hashtag #NokenCEO and describe why you should be Noken’s next CEO.


Requirements of Entry

  • Photos must be published on Instagram tagging @Noken and using the hashtag #NokenCEO

  • In the caption, you must describe why you should be Noken’s CEO, including why you are interested in learning about other cultures and getting an introduction to new countries

  • Must have a public Instagram profile

  • Bonus points awarded if you also share video content on Instagram stories, tagging @Noken & using the hashtag #NokenCEO

  • All applicants agree to the Terms & Conditions


  • Applications open: December 19th, 2018

  • Applications close: December 31st, 2018

  • Finalists announced: January 15th, 2019

  • Candidate selected: February 5th, 2019