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Do you want to be our Operations Manager and take responsibility for improving our operational processes and managing our facilities?
If you want to be part of laying the foundation for the skills that everyone’s looking for and develop yourself as the best Operations Manager around while working in a fast-growing company and shaping the future of education, you’ve stumbled upon the right job post!
YOUR DAILY GRIND
Track and improve processes across the business to maintain smooth operations while growing and making our work as effective as possible.
Take responsibility for making our operations more cost-efficient, by improving processes, working with suppliers, introducing new tools etc.
Managing our spaces & facilities, while continuously coming up with ideas to improve the space for both customers and colleagues.
Ensure team bonding & effective communication. Our team grows quickly and many colleagues travel a lot for courses. This means that excellent communication and plenty of team activities are crucial for maintaining the family-company culture that we value above anything else.
You will be responsible for managing the operations team, consisting of our Office Manager Olga and any other operational hires in the (near) future.
Ad hoc operational tasks as part of the operational team deliverables.
Access to The Netherlands’ fastest growing startup network
Lots of room for personal and professional development
A training budget of €1.500 per year
An international team and lots of banter
A great office in the heart of Amsterdam
Daily healthy lunch, fruit, snacks & tasty coffee
Friday night drinks & lots of team activities
A good salary
MUST HAVE REQUIREMENTS
You’ve hunted down a Bachelor or Master degree
You have amazing English skills (Dutch is not required, but a big plus!)
You have 2-5 years experience in an operational role a startup or scaleup
You are available full-time and live in Amsterdam (or willing to relocate)
YOUR SMARTS & TEXTURE
You love working with both processes and people
You are a hands-on project manager with a positive can-do mentality
You are great at keeping an overview while not missing the details
You always see opportunities for improvements and have tons of ideas to elevate each process, space and/or experience from great to exceptional
You are extremely organised but understand that processes exist to make life easier and are never the end-goal
You are a clear communicator and know how to handle different stakeholders, ranging from colleagues, to customers, to suppliers
You are stress resistant and love having a lot of balls in the air
When you don’t know something, Google is your answer
You are ambitious, analytical and learn super super fast
You’re independent, down-to-earth and love getting shit done
Sounds like you? Well… what are you waiting for, apply!
We can’t wait to meet you!