Startup Scouter // Deal Sourcer

Katapult Accelerator Oslo Part-timeStudent
Salary Competitive
Katapult Accelerator is looking for Scouts! Are you a young aspiring professional? Do you want to make a meaningful contribution to this world? Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset? Do you also like to work with other people and measure your success based on what you can help others with? If you are answering yes to the above questions, then this is an opportunity for you!

The Katapult Accelerator is an Impact-Tech accelerator based in Oslo, Norway, who invests in -start-ups as well as supports them with mentoring and coaching through a 3-month intensive and hands-on accelerator program. This fall, we are starting a new season of lead generation and scouting and hence, looking for scouts to join our team. 

Who are we looking for as scouts (who would be perfect)?


  • You are currently, or have recently graduated, studying Business, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or Business subject such as data science, software engineer, engineer, finance, marketing, chemistry, physics etc.

  • Some knowledge, and interest, of deep technologies such as artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, biotech, robotics, VR, AR, and how such technologies can be used in various industries.

  • Some experience, or interest, from the entrepreneurial scene.

  • People keen on learning more about the global -start-up environment.

  • People keen on learning more about deep technologies and how they can be utilised.

  • People who are curious.

  • People who want to see a change in the world that is more sustainable for all.

  • If you have recently moved to Norway and want to network and meet people for potential job opportunities.

  • Those who are looking for a career change and an ideal launchpad for further growth.

  • Proficient in written and spoken English (required).


This is not your typical part-time job. In many ways, this is a job that will expose you to new solutions that will shape future society.


Tasks include:

  • Researching technology trends and market opportunities.

  • Deal sourcing start-ups based on current trends that will shape the future of society and disrupt industries.  

  • Structuring deals in our CRM system. 



Why work for Katapult Accelerator?

Katapult Accelerator is one of the most innovative companies in Norway, and by working here, you will get valuable experience and a "behind-the-scenes" look at a fast-paced global accelerator. You will also meet unique people who will inspire and motivate you and of course, invitations to all of our events. 

If you want to be part of our team, learn from seasoned professionals and experience how it is to work for a fast-moving environment for a couple of months, then apply today! 


Applicants will be considered continuously, and the deadline for application is August, 30th 2019. 


How to apply:

Please do the following:

  1. Add a short message to why you are interested in the position through the hub

  2. Send your CV and full Cover Letter to heddaj [at] katapultaccelerator.com  with the subject line "Scout B6 Katapult Accelerator". Only applications also sent to this email will be considered.


For more information or questions please contact us at heddaj@katapultaccelerator.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

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Working at
Katapult Accelerator

Katapult Accelerator - "Build the world you want to live in" We aim to contribute to solving the big challenges facing the planet and people through technology and entrepreneurialism. We believe in the MASSIVE potential of:   - High impact, environmental and societal, alongside great profitable businesses - Using exponential technologies, like AI and blockchain, to scale - Bringing together the best people regardless of where they are from We kick of our next batch August 2018 in Oslo for a 3 month hands-on program with specialized mentors, tools and platforms, and provide a follow-up opportunity to join our partner, the leading New York accelerator partner ERA, for 1 month. We are recruiting great talent right now to join us!

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