Chief Operating Officer – Remote Based

  • Freelance
  • Remote

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Chief Operating Officer (COO) – Supply Chain Solutions – (Remote Position – Company Confidential)

((Remote role – Position is home based and can be located anywhere throughout the Continental USA))

Exciting opportunity to join the Executive team of a well-established, growing, Global Supply Chain Solutions company.

As Chief Operating Officer, you will lead the strategic direction of global operations. Successful candidate will serve as a thought partner, coach and, at times, a hands on resource, to our growing operations teams across domestic and international geographies and build and innovate on global fit-for-purpose systems spanning a variety of functional areas.

Key Responsibilities Include:

Develop organization-wide policies and processes for transparent supply chain management aligned with national and international laws and regulations and industry best-practice

Lead engagement with global supply chain partners to articulate and design a clear strategy for ensuring supply chain inputs for final mile deliveries

Develop and execute global vision for information technology and management systems that integrates current and future technology needs across a range of functional areas

Provide expert input and strategic direction into operations team strategic planning, operational planning, and budgeting

Availability to travel domestically and internationally 15-25%

Lead the development and implementation of supply chain management, logistics, and information systems

Significant project management experience, including development of cross-site, long-term projects and work plans and use of project management systems and technology

Knowledge/Background:

15+ years progressively responsible operations background with an innovation spirit
Proven track record of building and establishing a high performing teams
Strong collaborative skills with an entrepreneurial mindset
Ability to quickly recognize and action on business challenges
Strong sense of accountability and ultimate service execution
Preferred experience in a service supply chain industry
Ability to present and provide Board level material
Willing to manage tactical challenges when required
Master’s degree preferred with an emphasis in business or supply chain