COO - Operations Manager - FinTech Company

Recruiter
IKAS
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Job Title
Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
COO - Chief Operating Officer - Operations Manager - FinTech

This is a new role in a highly successful and rapidly growing FinTech company based in London. They provide an innovative and regulatory compliant financial markets research platform for use by their extensive buyside membership base and research providers. As the company grows they require a highly organised and capable Operations Manager to join them to oversee day to day activity of the company whilst designing and implementing a number of business strategies.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Working closely with the CEOs to design and implement a number of business strategies, plans and processes
  • In conjunction with the CEOs, establishing policies that promote the company vision and culture
  • In conjunction with the CEOs, developing and implementing growth strategies
  • Overseeing the daily operations, and ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of the company
  • Maintaining office operations and procedures such as payroll and accounts management
  • Managing relationships with partners, stakeholders, suppliers and vendors
  • Demonstrating competency in strategic planning and business development
  • Reviewing the effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes both internally and externally and recommending ways to improve processes
  • Assisting with budgeting and resource allocation efforts alongside the CEOs
  • Partnering with HR to update and maintain the firm's policies, onboard new hires, and recruit new staff members
  • Managing a variety of projects and ensuring all are delivered on time, within scope and within budget
  • Scheduling meetings and appointments as required
  • Maintaining the office conditions and coordinating any repairs as required
  • Acting as point of contact between CEOs and employees/ clients


Essential experience:
  • Understanding of business functions
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office and working knowledge of IT/ Business infrastructure
  • Common sense and ability to work under own initiative
  • Adaptable and the ability to manage change and multi-task
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Enthusiasm, pro-activity and self-motivation
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent leadership abilities
  • Aptitude in decision making and problem solving
  • Professionalism, a positive attitude and a strong work ethic


This is a permanent role paying up to GBP60,000 basic depending on experience. Please respond with an up to date CV, or pass on to anyone who may be interested.

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