We are looking for an experienced Chief Operating Officer to oversee our organization’s ongoing operations and procedures. You will be the company’s second-in-command and responsible for the efficiency of the business.
COO is a key member of the senior management team, reporting only to the Chief Executive Officer / CEO. You’ll have to maintain control of diverse business operations, so we expect you to be an experienced and efficient leader.
The goal of the COO position is to secure the functionality of the business to drive extensive and sustainable growth.
We are encountering very fast business growth along with the global boom in the e-commerce sector. We intend to keep the pace and launch several new sites across Europe, Asia, US. Hence, there is a lot on the plate. Boomerang is an entrepreneurial company and far from being on a mature stage. This is a great opportunity for a person who is not scared of complexity and pushing the boundaries while staying focused.
To facilitate more structure into the company’s development.
To implement necessary best practices to ensure high quality, OTD (high speed) service and avoid unnecessary waste.
To prioritize tasks and develop operations, needed for expansion and growth.
To contribute to regional expansion (finding new potential locations etc.)
Develop KPI’s to measure operational performance and quality.
Your qualifications we´d like to see
· Bachelor’s Degree – preferably solid educational background
· Management background from EMS, or other process-driven companies
· Proven experience as COO or any other relevant role from a medium-sized international company preferably within the manufacturing field
· Experienced in change management as well as continuous improvement principles
· Good knowledge and understanding of process efficiency and system integrations
· Understanding of business functions such as operations, finance, HR and logistics
· Interest for hands-on operational monitoring
· Experience setting clear operational targets, monitoring as well as analysis of results and dynamically drive improvements
Boomerang Distribution is a result of a tedious entrepreneurship spirit from the start 2004 and making strategic choices early on to embark onto a journey becoming a logistics service provider within the booming field of eCommerce.
The eCommerce field a very exiting field, it is however also an immature field filled with un-logical challenges as well as rewards.
The Boomerang team has built a very strong foundation consisting of customers, partners in combination with a scalable business operating model that has resulted in 40% year on year growth and cemented the company as one of the leading 3PL fulfillment service providers for eCommerce in the Nordics.
Our journey has just begun, Boomerang is by no means a finished product, there are multiple operational challenges turning this entrepreneur driven company into process driven, structured piece of art that thrives on excellence and customer satisfaction.
For the right individual the role as the COO possesses a great deal of challenges combined with the reward of making an immediate impact and transforming mediocre operating models into worldclass.
Being a management team member of equals, with the same mindset as well as motivation to create something great and being directly involved with establishing the company as an international, acknowledged eCommerce service provider is the longterm goal, challenge and overall reward.
Wishing you welcome aboard!
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