Director of Business Development

In Lingit we believe that everyone has the right to understand and be understood, and our mission is to help unlock everyone’s full potential through our reading and writing technology.

 Lingit originates from research in computational linguistics at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) back in 2001. Since then, we have relentlessly worked on combining language research with the latest technology in developing software that provides unique reading and writing support for people with dyslexia. Today we are the market leader in Norway providing indispensable help to thousands of people every day.

Lingit is part of the Texthelp Group, which is the world leader in the development of technologies to support literacy and cognition. The company employs 350 staff with offices in the United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Denmark, Sweden and Norway.

 Our mission is to change lives. We can only achieve this and continue to grow by having great, engaged, talented, and accountable people, working in the right culture using agile methods. We pride ourselves on our core values that are embedded within our culture. These are integrity, tenacity, respect, empowerment, un and curiosity.

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We want our tools to reach and help as many people as possible around the world, and our Director of Business Development; Norway is directly responsible for growing our base of users and customers across Norway.

Managing two primary market segments within the education sector, the Director of Business Development must carefully balance a commercial focus with a user centric approach, keeping the user at the forefront of what we do while delivering the agreed goals for revenue growth.

Lingit’s established market position will act as a springboard for the Director Business Development to grow our business into new areas, with a new, expanded and exciting product suite. We have ambition to significantly grow our business in Norway, reaching new users with technology to more broadly support them through education and in later life.

If you think you have what we are looking for see complete job advertisement on www.lingit.no and please register your interest by emailing your CV with a covering letter in English to recruitment@lingit.no by 5:00pm on 07th January 2021.

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact our external recruiter Robin Sørensen in Panorama Solution: +47 958 07 825 or robin@panoramasolution.no.

The Texthelp Group reserves the right to enhance the advertised requirements to facilitate shortlisting. 

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