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Life Awareness™ | Yogalap.com

 

Life Awareness™ is a rapidly growing well-being company based in Sagres, Portugal. Our mission is to inspire and empower individuals to reach their full potential, live a happy, healthy and purposeful life, and make a real impact in the world. We offer the online self-development platform Yogalap and app, retreats, inspiring media content, and work towards creating our Life Awareness Center in Portugal to provide a space for individuals to come together, learn, grow and connect. We have a strong international community, with +110.000 worldwide students and we aim to impact the life of 1 million people by 2025.

We are seeking new talent to take the company to the next level. Some positions require candidates to work hybrid and be based in Sagres for at least 7 months per year, while others positions are fully remote. Our core team is currently made up of 6 people from different nationalities and is mainly based around Sagres. We are excited to grow our team further!


Core Values - we always want to:

  1. Deliver real impact: unlock humanity’s potential to change ourselves and the world
  2. Put health, happiness and purpose first: our community, our team and ourselves
  3. Be accessible for everyone: inclusive for all types of persons, accessible for rich and poor
  4. Share what we have: our knowledge and support to bring fulfillment to others and self
  5. Remain authentic: stay true to who we are and what we believe in, and always

 

Are you a results-driven professional with a passion for the yoga and well-being industry, and a desire to make a positive impact in the world? Do you dream of living by the sea in a laid-back, sunny surf village in Portugal? Do you love working in an exciting startup environment, even though the benefits might be different from larger companies? Then we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please submit your resume and cover letter to info@yogalap.com and include "Application + job title" in the subject line.

 

Job Vacancies:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Managing Director to lead our team and company towards its goals, developing and implementing a strategic business plan across sales, business development, finance, product development, marketing and operations, that aligns with the company's mission and values.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and implement a strategic business plan across sales, business development, finance, product development, marketing and operations, that aligns with the company's mission and values.
  2. Create and maintain a positive and productive work culture for our team.
  3. Establish and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, such as students and head teachers.
  4. Oversee the company's financial performance and ensure it is profitable.
  5. Lead and manage the company's day-to-day operations.
  6. Continuously monitor and analyse market trends to identify new opportunities for growth.

Qualifications:

  1. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a senior management role.
  2. Experience in the yoga or wellness industry.
  3. Strong leadership and management skills.
  4. Sound decision-making skills utilizing a data-driven approach.
  5. Strong communication, and interpersonal skills
  6. Proven leadership and team-building skills with a demonstrated track record of hiring and retaining top talent
  7. Ability to work effectively with remote teams.
  8. Willingness to relocate to Sagres, Portugal for min. 7 months per year.

Benefits:

  1. A compensation package that includes salary and benefits that will be tailored to your experience and qualifications.
  2. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  3. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  4. Professional development opportunities and training.
  5. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  6. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  7. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  8. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

If you are a results-driven professional with a passion for the yoga and wellness industry, and a desire to make a positive impact in the world, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity by sending us your CV to info@yogalap.com.

Can you help us take our online presence and customer experience to the next level? As a Tech Lead, you will be responsible for leading the development of our digital platform and continuously increasing its functionality to enhance the customer experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Lead the development of the company's digital platform, including mobile and web applications.
  2. Continuously improve the functionality of the platform to enhance the customer experience.
  3. Develop and implement technology strategies that align with the company's mission and values.
  4. Manage and mentor developers to ensure the timely delivery of projects.
  5. Stay up-to-date with the latest technology trends and best practices to ensure the platform is secure and scalable.
  6. Collaborate with other teams to ensure the platform is integrated with other systems and processes.
  7. Ensure compliance with all laws and regulations related to technology and data.

Qualifications:

  1. A minimum of 5 years of experience in a tech lead or similar role.
  2. Strong experience in web and mobile application development.
  3. Strong leadership and management skills.
  4. Proven track record of delivering successful digital projects.
  5. Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  6. Ability to work effectively with remote teams.
  7. Experience in building wellness software is a plus.
  8. Willingness to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.

Benefits:

  1. A compensation package that includes salary and benefits that will be tailored to your experience and qualifications.
  2. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  3. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  4. Professional development opportunities and training.
  5. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  6. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  7. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  8. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

Life Awareness™ is seeking a highly motivated Research Scientist to join our team and conduct ongoing studies on well-being. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and analyzing studies that aim to measure the perceived stress levels, happiness, sleep quality, and purpose of customers using tools and methods provided on the Yogalap.com platform and app. The ideal candidate is linked to a university where graduate students can help set up research, collect data with simple survey questions built into online courses and app programs, and analyze results.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Designing a research plan and protocol to measure the perceived stress levels, happiness, sleep quality, and purpose of customers.
  2. Creating simple survey questions that need to be built into our online courses and app programs to collect the necessary data for the research.
  3. Collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data.
  4. Communicating research findings through publications and presentations.
  5. Collaborating with Life Awareness™ to ensure the study aligns with the company's goals and objectives.
  6. Maintaining accurate and complete records of research activities.
  7. Ensuring compliance with ethical and legal standards.

Qualifications:

  1. A Ph.D. or Master's degree in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field
  2. Strong experience in well-being or related research
  3. Strong analytical and statistical skills
  4. Strong verbal and written communication skills
  5. Strong organizational and time management skills
  6. Strong ability to work in a team environment
  7. Experience with well-being assessment tools
  8. Experience in creating survey questions

Benefits:

  1. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  2. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  3. Professional development opportunities and training.
  4. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  5. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  6. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  7. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

If you are excited about the opportunity to conduct research in the field of well-being, and collect data through our online courses and app programs, and are passionate about helping people improve their overall quality of life, please apply by sending us your CV to info@yogalap.com.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Video Production Specialist to join our team and help us create high-quality video and audio content for our online courses .As a Video Production Specialist, you will be responsible for recording, editing and producing video and audio content for our online courses, and will work closely with Michaël Bijker and other head  instructors and content team to ensure the final product meets our high standards.

Key responsibilities:

  1. Recording course videos in nature and in our studio in Sagres, Portugal.
  2. Setting up and operating video and audio equipment.
  3. Capturing high-quality video and audio footage.
  4. Editing video and audio material using professional software.
  5. Collaborating with the course development team to ensure the video content aligns with course objectives and meets the high-quality standards.
  6. Ensuring all video and audio content meets technical and quality standards.
  7. Managing video and audio assets and keeping them organized.
  8. Maintaining accurate and complete records of video production activities.
  9. Relocating to Sagres, Portugal.

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in video production, film, or a related field.
  2. Strong experience in video and audio production and editing.
  3. Strong technical skills in operating video and audio equipment.
  4. Strong editing skills using professional software such as Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, or similar
  5. Strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines.
  6. Strong ability to work in a team environment.
  7. Experience working with nature is a plus
  8. Experience working in a studio environment is a plus.
  9. Experience working with online course content is a plus.
  10. Experience working with well-being content is a plus.

Benefits:

  1. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  2. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  3. Professional development opportunities and training.
  4. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  5. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  6. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  7. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

If you are excited about the opportunity to create high-quality video content for online courses, work closely together with Michaël Bijker and are passionate about relocating to Sagres, Portugal, please apply by sending us your CV to info@yogalap.com.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Community Manager to join our team and help us build and manage our online community. As our Community Manager, you will be responsible for building and managing relationships with our community, and be the voice of our company to our students.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Engage with the community by responding to comments and questions, fostering discussions, and creating opportunities for members to connect with each other.
  2. Create and curate content that is relevant and valuable to the community, such as tips, resources, and success stories.
  3. Monitor and moderate the community to ensure a positive and supportive environment for all members.
  4. Identify and address any issues or concerns that may arise within the community.
  5. Use data and analytics to gain insights into community engagement and use this information to improve the community experience.
  6. Collaborate with other teams to ensure that community feedback is taken into account when developing new products and services.
  7. Encourage and support members to share their own experiences and insights, and create opportunities for them to connect with each other.
  8. Continuously develop the community by planning and hosting events, webinars and other interactive activities.
  9. Create and implement community guidelines and maintain a safe and supportive environment for all members.
  10. Continuously track and analyze the effectiveness of community management strategies and make adjustments as necessary.

Qualifications:

  1. A minimum of 3 years of experience in community management.
  2. Strong experience in community building and management.
  3. Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  4. Proven track record of building and managing successful online communities.
  5. Ability to work effectively with remote teams.
  6. Willingness to relocate to Sagres, Portugal for several months per year. 

Benefits:

  1. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  2. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  3. Professional development opportunities and training.
  4. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  5. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  6. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  7. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

Suppose you are a results-driven professional with a passion for building and managing online communities, and a desire to make a positive impact in the world. In that case, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity by sending us your CV to info@yogalap.com.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced UX/UI Designer to join our team and help us create user-centered designs for our website & digital products. As a UX/UI Designer, you will be responsible for conducting user research, creating wireframes, and designing interfaces for our web pages & digital products, and will work closely with the marketing & product development team to ensure the final product meets our standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Conducting user research to understand user needs and pain points.
  2. Creating wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity mockups to communicate design concepts.
  3. Designing interfaces that are intuitive, user-friendly, and visually appealing.
  4. Collaborating with the marketing & product development team to ensure designs align with business goals and technical constraints.
  5. Ensuring designs are accessible and inclusive for all users.
  6. Conducting usability testing to gather feedback on designs.
  7. Staying up-to-date with the latest design trends and best practices.

Qualifications:

  1. A minimum of 3 years of experience in doing design work.
  2. Strong experience in UX/UI design and a portfolio showcasing your work.
  3. Strong skills in design tools such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma, or similar.
  4. Ability to conduct user research and usability testing.
  5. Strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines.
  6. Ability to work in a team environment.
  7. Experience working with digital products is a plus.
  8. Experience working with accessibility guidelines is a plus.

Benefits:

  1. Opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team.
  2. Flexible work schedule and remote work options.
  3. Professional development opportunities and training.
  4. Access to cutting-edge technology and design tools.
  5. Potential for career advancement and growth within the company.
  6. Relocation assistance for those willing to relocate to Sagres, Portugal.
  7. A chance to work on exciting and impactful projects that make a difference in the lives of our users.

If you are excited about the opportunity to create user-centered designs for our website & digital products, and passionate about design and user experience, please apply by sending us your CV to info@yogalap.com.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Peace, love, and blessings,

Michaël Bijker and the Life Awareness Team