Top reasons to work as COO for this client:
Basic salary to £120k.
Generous discretionary bonus.
Ambitious SME disruptor to the Fintech sector.
Unparalleled career opportunity, fast-track to UK CEO.
Home based working, Flexibility / London Office as required.
25 days holiday.
Core responsibilities will typically include:
Planning & Strategy:
Collaborating, Creating, Implementing, Controlling and Communicating Strategic plans to internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
Maintain active involvement in all operational aspects.
Identify growth opportunities.
Develop and coach the SMT, especially in areas of Planning & Strategy.
Prepare budgets - deliver within them - and report status to the board.
Install and implement policies, controls, accounting standards and procedures.
Act as a business confidant and counsel to the CEO.
Manage and monitor company operations.
Provide leadership and guidance and promote a culture of high performance.
Plan for the continued and stable expansion of UK operations.
Expected Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
Experience working as a COO / Head of Operations or similar within a financial start-up.
Compelling technological background: product ownership / delivery, ideally within Issuance.
Proven Commercial aptitude within Digital, Fintech or Financial Start-up or Scale-up.
Adept at working cross-functionally, thinking strategically, and providing practical guidance.
Excellent project, problem-solving and time management skills.
Strong understanding of technical concepts, an analytical mindset and attention to detail.
A persuasive communicator and public speaker, able to act as UK CEO as and when required.
Comfortable leading / managing teams to tight deadlines, remaining calm under pressure