Loneliness is one of the most pressing challenges of the 21st century. No Isolation creates groundbreaking solutions to this problem for some of the most vulnerable in society.
Do you enjoy building a team from the ground up, making sure they are pulling in the same direction and bringing out the best in them? Do you enjoy the full picture of setting a strategy and then rolling up your sleeves with your team to execute on it? Would you like to help a much loved product realise its potential in the market? Then you might be our new Managing Director for Komp.
Komp is the one-button computer that bridges the communication gap between those that struggle to use modern day technology, and their more tech-savvy family and friends.
Joining our group leadership team and reporting directly to the CEO, you will be responsible for building and leading the Komp business unit. This is a new role so there is an opportunity to shape it and make it your own.
Key responsibilities include:
Working as a Komp Managing Director, no two days will be the same. You will play a crucial role in the further success of Komp, a product that is greatly valued by the families using it today.
We are No Isolation, a company dedicated to reducing loneliness and social isolation, run by 50 passionate changemakers, entrepreneurs, and technologists. Our journey started in 2015 in Oslo, Norway, where our headquarters are located. We work across Europe, with offices in Munich and London, and have exciting expansion plans.
We are guided by strong values of equality and inclusion, as well as the belief that business can be a force for good. We design and sell “warm technology” products that create genuine feelings of human connection and belonging for those who cannot physically be together due to illness, age, or distance.
We have two products on the market today. AV1 is a telepresence robot that acts as the child’s eyes, ears and voice in the classroom, and Komp is a device that lets digital children and grandchildren share photos, messages and video calls with their analogue grandparents. Both products have received praise from external researchers for increasing the life quality of their users.
We are looking for someone who is genuinely passionate about our mission to reduce social isolation. You are a team player who likes working in a fast-paced environment.
You will be happy to travel to the Oslo office regularly as that is where most of our team are based.
It would be nice if you have some experience of:
Our employees share some common traits; they are kind, self-propelled. hardworking, great team players, responsible, and enjoy a good laugh.
If you don’t meet all of the above but have a genuine interest in joining our team please get in touch – we’d be very happy to chat.
Everyone at No Isolation is a vital part of the success we have. When people join the company, they usually stay for a long time. At No Isolation we offer a place to stay, to grow and to influence your own way.
We value work/life balance and trust our employees to know best what works for them. We offer:
Do you want to join our team as our new Komp Managing Director? Then we'd love to hear about you!
Please tell us why you are passionate about joining our mission, and why you are the best person for the job, in 300 words or a 2 minute video.
Please also share your LinkedIn, or CV (as PDF). The deadline for applications in midnight Sunday 21 August but we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.