COO - start up/Social Impact, German, 50%-80%

External Transparents · Berlin, Berlin

Are you passionate about being the business executor in finance & legal & planning? Do you want to be part of the leadership team of an adventure with positive impact? 

Social Transformation, its seed company being, is seeking a Chief Operating Officer for the scaling of its organization.

Social Transformation’s mission is to create a paradigm shift in consciousness worldwide via digital training product offerings. The focus is in three branches such as parenting, leadership & relationships. We are creating a new model that empowers people to re-connect and be responsive to their needs and open increasingly unresolved questions of today’s and future generations. Until today the parenting branch has already been developed, the leadership branch and the working with couples branch is planned for the future. 

Role overview:

We are looking for someone who will champion all of the following areas. 

  • Managing and overseeing the daily operations of the company and the work of its people (Finance, Operations, Legal, IT, HR).
  • Financial planning and modelling is something you thrive on.
  • Set clear and precise performance and growth objectives and drive the organisation towards them with excellent business acumen.
  • Assist the founders in fundraising.
  • Establish systems and policies that promote company culture and vision.
  • Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication.
  • Evaluate the organization’s performance and growth by collecting, analyzing and interpreting data and metrics.
  • Manage relationships with external parties, for example investors, partners, suppliers, and advisors.

You will bring:

  • A track record of minimum 5-10 years in establishing and executing business plans as COO, Finance & Administration Manager or Head of Operations, ideally within the start-up world or an SMB.
  • You have a degree in finance, law or business administration, and may also have a masters e.g. an executive MBA.
  • A background as an entrepreneur or in venture capital would be ideal.
  • You are fluent in German and English and have worked cross-culturally and in remote settings.
  • You excel at making things happen and have a great passion for social impact ventures.
  • You are comfortable working both hands-on and at a strategic level.
  • You are great at seeing the big picture and not forgetting about the details.
  • You bring experience leading teams and are a servant leader who is great at getting the best out of people.
  • You enjoy building and scaling an organization and holding things together.
  • You thrive in fast-paced, changing, complex environments where agility and resilience are required.

What we offer:

  • Strong social Impact
  • A dynamic, ambitious and conscious team - a rare combination! 
  • Very flexible work times - you choose when you work as long the work is done
  • Remote workplace - work from wherever you want. Rare offline meetings will be in Berlin, Zurich or Bern.
  • Possibility to become a shareholder 

 If you are up for your next challenge, please apply with

  1. your CV and/or portfolio,
  2. A motivation letter
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