Chief Operating Officer

Title: Chief Operating Officer
Location: Brooklyn New York
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Job Overview:
A growing furnishing company, is in the need of a Chief Operating Officer (COO) to be the right hand of the thriving CEO. With your experience and talents, you’ll be able to lead the team of high-performing professionals to be efficient, productive, and effective. We are looking for an experienced Chief Operating Officer COO to oversee our organization’s ongoing operations and procedures. You will be the company’s second-in-command and responsible for the efficiency of business.
Our ideal candidate will have extensive experience working within the retail/wholesale industry, perhaps having worked your way up through the ranks to your role as an executive. We believe this trajectory helps develop a unique mix of business and management expertise, plus proficiency with the practices, and procedures of this industry. We have our eye out for a COO with strong leadership skills and the ability to approach business from a creative point of view.
Objectives of this Role:
• Collaborate with CEO in setting and driving organizational vision, operational strategy, & hiring needs
• Translate strategy into actionable goals for performance and growth helping to implement organization-wide goal setting, performance management, and annual operating planning
• Oversee company operations and employee productivity, building a highly inclusive culture ensuring team members thrive and organizational outcomes are met
• Ensure effective recruiting, on boarding, professional development, performance management, and retention
• Analyze internal operations and identify areas of process enhancement
• Develop actionable business strategies and plans that ensure alignment with short-term and long-term objectives developed in tandem with the CEO
• Directly oversee operations, HR, and accounting, and partner with the CEO on sales management to budget for sufficient investment capital to achieve growth targets over the near term
• Aggressively manage capital investment and expenses to ensure the company achieves investor targets relative to growth and profitability
• Maintain and build trusted relationships with key customers, clients, partners, and stakeholders
Skills and Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in business administration, or related field
• 5+ years experience in executive leadership positions
• Leadership skills, with steadfast resolve and personal integrity
• Understanding of advanced business planning and regulatory issues
• A solid grasp of data analysis and performance metrics
• Be able to solve problems quickly and have foresight into potential issues
Preferred Qualifications:
• Master’s degree in business or related field
• International business experience a big plus!
Please send your resume asap to: