Do you want to help influence and improve the footprint of reMarkable?
reMarkable is a Norwegian tech company that develops products and services to help people think better in a distracted world. In a short amount of time, we’ve grown from a small startup to having over 200 permanent employees and two fantastic offices in central Oslo. Following the successful launch of our second-generation paper tablet, which was named as one of TIME's "100 Best Innovations of 2020", we’re facing new challenges and opportunities as we expand into the global arena. That is why we are looking for a VP Sustainability who will define and drive reMarkable’s sustainability strategy across products, services, value chain, and branding. Do you want to help influence and improve the footprint of reMarkable?
About the role
As VP Sustainability, you will have a central role in the strategy department, as well as in other parts of the organization. One of reMarkable’s long term goals is to develop technological, sustainable products and services. In order to reach this goal, it is critical to have a dedicated role to champion sustainability, with the necessary expertise to make informed decisions and prioritise different aspects. You will work across the company to ensure that the sustainability strategy is fit for purpose and is followed through on various operations and projects.
Is this the right opportunity for you?
You have several years of experience within strategy, project- and process management, and have a strong interest in sustainability. You enjoy an environment with high pace and have the ability to balance between priorities. Problem-solving appears exciting, and you identify new opportunities and initiatives to ensure that we do what we can to minimize our footprint, while at the same time creating value for our customers. You have experience from sustainability in businesses and/or organizations through a similar sustainability role or from consulting. Team-work is seen as rewarding and you have a high implementation ability.
In addition to the above-mentioned, we believe that you will love to work with us if you’re solution-oriented, positive, relationship - and result-oriented, and willing to learn.
Examples of tasks and responsibilities:
Define a holistic sustainability strategy across products, services, value chain, branding, organisation, etc.
Utilise external research and insights to inform the appropriate sustainability strategy and tactical actions
Work across the company to inform and support strategic and tactical decision making related to sustainability, including:
Support our Supply Chain department with defining criteria to assess suppliers
Work with our Product department on criteria to assess material and technology decisions, and support specific projects with developing sustainable products
Support our Marketing team to define an appropriate level of transparency in branding and to deliver sustainable services
Work with our Strategy team to ensure reMarkable is a diverse and inclusive organization and to anchor the sustainability strategy in reMarkable’s overall strategy
Project Management - Initialise and manage firm-wide sustainability initiatives
Program Management - Follow up and coordinate between all the different major sustainability initiatives in the company
Utilize appropriate tools to continually track and analyze reMarkable’s footprint and the impact of actions taken
Provide regular reports to the management group on reMarkable’s current footprint, the impact of actions taken, and the plan for the next steps
Define, implement and follow up firm-wide sustainability policies
This is a new role, and there will be great opportunities to shape the role
Strong experience within strategy and sustainable strategy
Strong experience with people- and project management
Higher education at masters level
6-10 years of relevant working experience
Experience from working with sustainability in complex supply chains and with physical products
We think you are:
Action-oriented and ability to prioritize
Strong implementation skills
Great team-working skills
Strong communication skills - effectively communicate with multidisciplinary teams
Strong internal drive to create a sustainable business and society
Enjoy an environment with continuous change and high pace
Kind and trustworthy
What do we offer?
The opportunity to work with a highly skilled and adaptable team in a collaborative environment. We work together to solve everything from production, hardware, software development, marketing campaigns, company strategy, management, CRM, content production, and lots more.
Rewarding and challenging tasks that you will see the direct results from.
The opportunity to get involved in every step of creating a product used and valued by hundreds of thousands of customers across the globe.
Career development opportunities with a focus on professional and personal development, either as a specialist in your chosen field, or a team leader. We understand as a fast-growing company both are crucial to our success.
Fantastic offices in our own converted townhouse in central Oslo and a brand new building close by designed specifically for our rapidly expanding team.
The chance to join an exciting Nordic tech scaleup in a booming sector.
At reMarkable we offer a unique opportunity to contribute towards building a global tech company. You will join a fast-growing organization with passionate employees and lots of great social activities. We aim to offer a work environment where you will be challenged and that is centered around our core values of Curiosity, Dedication, and Generosity.
As well as offering competitive terms and conditions, you will also have the opportunity to purchase shares at our employee price and enjoy six weeks of holiday per year.
A reMarkable strategy department
The strategy department's mission is to ensure that reMarkable moves in the right direction and at the right pace. Everyone at reMarkable works to achieve a common goal, but it is our job to make the path to the goal a reality.
Kontorplass i Norges kuleste kontorvilla
To årlige reiser til hemmelig destinasjon
Seks uker ferie
Et fantastisk arbeidsmiljø med dyktige kollegaer
Din egen reMarkable til odel og eie!
I reMarkable bygger vi et selskap med de aller skarpeste hodene. Sammen utvikler vi et produkt som definerer en helt ny kategori innen forbrukerelektronikk - på en global konkurransearena!
God arbeidskultur og internt samhold er essensielt for oss og vi gjør vårt ytterste for at alle skal trives og kan yte sitt beste hos oss. Vi forsøker i så stor grad som mulig å dele informasjon og involvere våre ansatte i både store og små beslutninger og som fast ansatt vil du involveres i mange spennende prosesser.
reMarkable har så langt solgt paper tablets for mer enn en halv milliard kroner i nærmere 40 land. Vi har på kort tid blitt et selskap som får mye oppmerksomhet og som planlegger for sterk vekst både kommersielt og i antall ansatte. For å nå vårt mål – å hjelpe mennesker over hele verden å fokusere og tenke bedre – trenger vi de aller dyktigste menneskene på laget. I dag er vi en herlig gjeng på over 120 ansatte i byvillaen vår “Villa Biermann” øverst på Grünerløkka. Vil du være med på reisen?