SURFnCODE is a world-class startup studio based in Porto, Portugal. We were founded in 2018 by alumni from Skype, Apple, Microsoft and Amazon. We?re in a fun space in Matosinhos, with great food, public transit, and sunny beaches.
We are looking for a dedicated Operations Manager to join our team in Porto (Matosinhos). You will be in charge of providing inspired leadership for our operation which involves making important policy and strategic decisions and the development and implementation of policies and procedures. This is an important role with a great deal of responsibility that requires autonomy and real-time problem-solving skills to deal with a variety of issues and challenges that arise on a daily basis. We require someone with prior experience in a management or leadership position who is extremely organised and detail-oriented, and is able to multitask and to roll up their sleeve in a fast moving startup environment. Every day is exciting, different and filled with activity.
? ?What you will do:
Provide inspired leadership for the organization.
Make important policy, planning, and strategy decisions.
Develop, implement and review operational policies and procedures.
Manage implementations of partnerships and projects and ensure success for our partners
Assist HR with recruiting when necessary.
Help promote a company culture that encourages top performance and high morale.
Oversee budgeting, reporting, planning, and auditing.
Work with founders, partners and senior stakeholders.
Ensure all legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations.
Work with the board of directors to determine values and mission, and plan for short and long-term goals.
Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company.
Build alliances and partnerships with other organizations.
Bachelor?s degree in operations management or a related field.
Experience in management, operations, and leadership.
Understanding of general finance and budgeting, including profit and loss, balance sheet and cash-flow management.
Comfortable working with C-Level executives and investors internationally
Strong attention to detail
Ability to build consensus and relationships among managers, partners, and employees.
Impeccable communication skills in Portuguese and English both written and verbal
Solid understanding of financial management.
Generous base salary and bonus compensation
Surfboard and surf lessons
Your own startup / idea time
Fast-paced, fun and intellectually stimulating startup environment
Training & conferences
We need someone who loves solving problems even if they?re not your own. You're obsessed about details, from pixels to filenames, while keeping business realities in mind. You enjoy working in a fun and informal environment with diverse, international people.
If this sounds like something for you, please send us your CV and cover letter.
We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis.
Principals only; submissions from third-party agencies or recruiters are not accepted.
We only consider applications submitted in English.
Job Type: Full-time
operations management: 1 year (Preferred)