Global Head of Launch

Location: London / France
Salary: Confidential
Posted: almost 5 years ago
Industry: Operations and Technology Management, Strategic Management, Leadership and Growth , Logistics and Supply Chain , Technology and Media
Contact Name: David Howells
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Job Description

We are proud to be representing this rather unique global organisation that are proving to be disruptive and innovative in their increasing market share and product service offerings in the App enabled "on demand" sector, and continuing to experience explosive year on year growth.

The UK is a significant part of our client’s global operation, which is projected for 2016 to achieve more than USD 500 million in sales 6 years since inception, continuing to grow around 300% per annum and with plans now to expand across Western Europe.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate innate entrepreneurial spirit and drive, a proven track record in operations, exceptional execution ability, alongside German language skills as a pre requisite. 

You will likely hail from one of the top strategy management consulting firms, have exceptional academic rigor, while also bringing a proven background in “start up” environments.

Role & responsibilities:

1)Successfully launch target countries by specified deadlines to achieve sustainable    
    supply and demand by end of Launch phase
2) Develop and hire local A-performing management teams
3) Highly-analytical and data-driven
4) Able to lead, motivate and influence
5) Entrepreneurial, hands-on operational management experience
6) Highly analytical

Knowledge & Requirements:

*Bachelor or a Masters degree from a top University in Europe
*3+ years in Management Consulting from a recognised strategy firm, 2+ years in a  
   “start up” environment
* MBA graduate with relevant OPS/GM experience

Fluent German is required
Ideal candidates would have start-up experience in an Ops function

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