The company are an exciting new business that are in the process of developing a product that took over 80 million views when their first video was released to market. They have a very unique product and are already gaining interest from some of the leading businesses in their field.
They now require the expertise of a Chief Operating Officer to join their business. Although this is a senior level role, the business does not necessarily require a senior manager for this post. They currently employ five people and their key requirement is to find somebody who is experienced in establishing supply chains, logistics, shipping, working to the correct standards in the UK, EU, USA and possibly the Far East. The overall requirement is to drive the company forward into the next phase of evolution, through manufacturing and shipping of their first product.
Define a strategy with the owner of the business and take ownership of strategic execution
Set up a new supply chain and liaise globally to source the best quality and price on the market
Establish policies that promotes company culture and vision
Expansion internationally working to correct legislation's
Managing relationships with suppliers/customers
Heading up distribution of products for both UK and overseas
Experience of previous operational management either for a start-up or more established business
Excellent business insight through business to business and business to customer models
Proven background in managing supply chains, sourcing, logistics, negotiation
Will consider candidates from within a start-up business
Highly organised and a strategic thinker
Working within controlled QA System
Interest in working in a team driven environment
Excellent negotiation and problem solving skills
Good IT skills
The successful candidate will be offered an excellent remuneration package with the opportunity to truly make a difference. You will be working with a small but passionate team of engineers who have an outstanding product that will shortly be released to market
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