Chief of Staff

LA Preferred (Remote OK) /
Business Operations /
Full Time
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Islands is a technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the community economy. Communities of all sizes can use our software to manage digital assets and pay people and projects globally. Our vision is to create a new community platform that is open and accessible.

We are funded by major VC funds and individuals such as founders and executives from Reddit, Twitch, Shopify, Notion, Coinbase, and more.


As the Chief of Staff to our cofounder Nikhil who leads product engineering & operations, you will act as a force multiplier to help him execute business initiatives across product, recruiting, reporting, compliance, and special projects.

Here's what your day to day responsibilities looks like:

    • Solve problems, lots of them
    • Execute an idea to launch without needing hand-holding
    • Lead quarterly OKR & monthly planning with cofounder
    • Work on strategic initiatives such as payment, international, and regulatory strategy

Here's what we're looking for in an ideal candidate:

    • Highly organized
    • High level of integrity
    • Ability to prioritize and manage resources effectively

Bonus if you have this:

    • Experience with SQL
    • 5+ years of industry experience in a product, operations, or management role
    • Strong domain expertise in strategic areas including business operations, legal, finance, recruiting, and strategy
    • Experience managing service providers and strategic partners
    • Experience using no-code tools
Islands is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences not just because it's the right thing to do, but because it makes our business better. If you think you're a good match for our vision and values, we'd love to hear from you!

We're honored you're considering joining us.

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