Head of Operations - Nicosia

  • Location:

    Cyprus, Nicosia

  • Discipline:

    Management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Benefits:

    Salary of 50-70K Euros gross per annum based on skills and experience.

  • Published:

    17-06-2024

  • Expiry date:

    17-09-2024

  • Reference:

    2587

Our client, a Technology Company in Nicosia, is looking to recruit a hardworking, ambitious and conscientious Head of Operations who will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations while leading the delivery of new and exciting tools and services. Your main focus will be on growing and developing the team's processes and capabilities, all while fostering a friendly and engaging staff environment. Our client is looking for someone with the propensity to good work ethic. They prefer to hire international candidates with (near) native English language skills, so people who are from or used to work in the UK, Ireland, Aus, South Africa etc.). In this role you will be collaborating closely with the Head of Commercial and reporting directly to the CEO.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the company  ensuring smooth and efficient processes
  • Lead the development and implementation of new tools and services, driving innovation and growth
  • Work closely with the CEO and Head of Commercial to develop and execute strategic plans for commercial success
  • Grow and develop the team's processes and capabilities, fostering a culture of continuous improvement
  • Ensure a friendly and engaging staff environment, promoting collaboration and teamwork

Requirements: 

  • Proven experience in operations leadership roles, ideally in both scale-up companies and large corporates.
  • Deep understanding of technical product ownership and the ability to drive commercial success.
  • Experience in SaaS is preferred.
  • Ambitious and driven individual with a passion for innovation and growth.
  • Resides in Cyprus or willing to relocate.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and inspire teams.
  • Leadership: Ability to inspire and motivate teams, fostering a culture of accountability and excellence.
  • Strategic Planning: Proven track record in developing and executing strategic plans to drive business growth.
  • Project Management: Strong project management skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Financial Acumen: Sound understanding of financial principles and budget management.
  • Problem-Solving: Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to analyse complex issues and develop innovative solutions.
  • Collaboration: Proven ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels, both internally and externally.
  • Change Management: Experience in leading organisational change initiatives and driving process improvements.
  • Technology Proficiency: Familiarity with relevant technologies ideally Satellite Remote Sensing, but any associated industry or technology.
  • Cultural Sensitivity: Awareness and appreciation of cultural differences, with the ability to lead diverse teams.
  • Adaptability: Flexibility and adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • EU-citizenship

Working hours:

  • The working hours are 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday.

To apply:

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