Can You Eat Candy for a Living?

A child eats cotton candy during the Festival of Colors at Bull Run Special Events Center, Sunday, May 1, 2022 in Centreville, Va. The festival features traditional Indian music, dancing, and a color run. (AP Photo/Mariam Zuhaib)

Can you eat candy for a living? 

If the answer is yes, look no further! Nikki Medoro highlights a new opening at a candy company looking to pay someone $100,000 per year. The individual must be over the age of 5 and ready to eat lots of candy. 

The job description states:

We are looking for the world’s first and only Chief Candy Officer! This opportunity is work-from-home with the option to work out of either Toronto, Canada (Canadian Residents) or Newark, New Jersey (American Residents), paying up to $100,000 annually to lead the “FUNhouse” Candy Strategy. This includes approving all candy in inventory and deciding whether or not to award each treat with the official “CCO (Chief Candy Officer) Stamp of Approval”.

Will you apply for this job? What do you think all the processed sugar will do to your brain? Share your experience on KGO 810’s Facebook and Twitter.

Listen to Nikki’s opinion on the job below.

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