UK Country Manager

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UK Country Manager

No Isolation is seeking a self driven, adaptable UK Country Manager who is passionate about inclusion and innovation to join our London-based team.

Full-time · London · Deadline Jan 30th 2022

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.

About No Isolation 

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 are looking for a UK Country Manager to lead a high performing and successful sales team and ensure that country sales objectives are met. The candidate will join our London-based team and will develop and implement effective sales strategies and establish and maintain long-lasting, strong relationships with our customers.

About the role 

You will play a critical role in the success of No Isolation in the UK market.

This will involve:

  • Responsibility for achieving country sales objectives/KPIs by:
          • leading and managing local sales team
          • meeting forecasting requirements
          • preparing and managing annual budget
          • scheduling expenditures, analysing variances and initiating corrective action
  • Leading and performance managing local sales team
          • Including: recruiting, training, coaching, and leading performance appraisals for sales employees
  • Ensuring customer focus by building strong and lasting relationships with key customers
  • Establishing strategic sales goals/objectives by gathering pertinent market and customer base business information for generating leads / upsell business opportunities to meet defined business objectives
  • Enforcing quality and customer centricity standards, analysing and resolving quality and customer interaction problems, and recommending system/process improvements
  • Being a visible and strong contributor in building effective relationships, collaboration and best practice sharing within No Isolation business units
  • This role will require travelling

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a person with:

  •  Proven work experience as a Country Sales Manager and managing a high performance sales team
  •  Bachelor’s degree or relevant equivalent experience
  • An ability to understand and analyse sales performance metrics
  • Solid customer service attitude with excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong communication and team management skills
  • Analytical skills with a problem-solving attitude
  • Hands on experience with CRM software tools to manage sales pipeline

Inclusion and diversity

At No Isolation, we are committed to equality of opportunity for all. As a company working to eradicate loneliness we feel it is important that our team reflects a wide range of perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds so that we can better achieve our mission. We welcome all applicants regardless of race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, social background or any other protected class. Should you require any specific adjustments at the interview stage, please let us know via email:

We can offer

  • Opportunity to join an innovative and growing company with a rewarding and meaningful experience
  • Salary range: £50-70k + sales commission. However, candidates will be graded according to our company wide transparent salary scheme
  • 25 days holiday (+ bank holidays + 2 "PJ Days")
  • Company-wide gatherings with our 3 offices (UK, Norway, and Germany) twice a year
  • Access to digital mental health support service
  • Share acquisition program and sales commission 
  • Flexible working hours (core working hours 10-3)

More about the UK Team 

We launched the UK office in 2017, and have since grown the team from 1 to 12, doubling our revenue year on year. We have changed hundreds of lives, like Jack (14) and Alice’s (84), as seen in the videos below. And we proudly delivered crucial public sector contracts during the pandemic. We are now looking for someone who can take us to the next level, and embed warm technology within public sector organisations across the UK.  Join our team!

How to apply

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.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Deadline to submit your application is Jan 30th 2022.