Director of Operations

Employer The Oversight Board
Deadline 6. September 2020
Type Full time
Location London or San Francisco
Level Senior-level (7+ years expertise required)


The Oversight Board is a brand new physique that may make binding and unbiased choices about essentially the most difficult content material points on Facebook and Instagram. The first members of the Board had been introduced in May 2020 and embody Helle Thorning-Schmidt, former Prime Minister of Denmark, Tawakkol Karman, Nobel Peace Prize winner, Michael McConnell, Director of Stanford’s Constitutional Law Center, and lots of different extraordinary and various leaders and thinkers from world wide. The Board expects to develop into totally operational and start contemplating circumstances in late 2020.

The Oversight Board Administration is the workforce of full-time employees who will assist Board Members in finishing up their duties. The Administration may have workplaces in London, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and function with a worldwide scope.

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Role and obligations

We are presently in search of an distinctive particular person to hitch because the Director of Operations at a critically essential interval of growth for the Oversight Board. The Director of Operations will likely be answerable for designing and delivering a cohesive and efficient operations technique which encompasses monetary administration of the Oversight Board, in addition to a long-term IT plan.

The put up holder will lead a big portfolio via constructing and managing cohesive finance, IT and workplace assist capabilities and can set up operational targets, insurance policies and procedures while guaranteeing compliance with associated regulation and laws to ship clean operational processes throughout UK and US entities. They will establish, consider and ship protocols and processes to allow progress throughout the Finance, IT and Office Support groups so as to guarantee seamless working practices and supply throughout all capabilities inside the Oversight Board Administration.

The put up holder will oversee the Finance Team in guaranteeing the supply of best-in-class monetary processes and programs and the design of our IT infrastructure and operational supply as a part of a long-term IT technique. Overseeing the event and enchancment of controls, processes, programs, insurance policies, and reporting throughout the finance, IT and workplace assist capabilities, the postholder will make sure that the operations perform advantages from working carefully throughout the groups in step with the Oversight Board Administrations strategic imaginative and prescient.

As a senior chief inside the Oversight Board Administration, the put up holder will companion with different members of the Leadership Group to foster an enabling setting to assist Oversight Board’s strategic priorities and imperatives.

Skills and Experience

Successful candidates are prone to have the next expertise and expertise:

  • Educated to a level degree, monetary qualification or MBA a plus
  • 10+ years’ operational management expertise with a choice for expertise in a digital media, human rights or social justice area
  • Demonstrated expertise in managing monetary and expertise issues at govt degree
  • Strong expertise in driving operational technique and proof of delivering excellent operational excellence all through an organisation
  • Strong understanding of expertise challenges, together with cyber
  • Advanced important and strategic pondering expertise and expertise in dealing with advanced conditions and a number of obligations at a senior management degree concurrently
  • A versatile mindset and skill to work in a fast-moving setting.
  • Experienced supervisor of multi-functional groups
  • Excellent communication expertise, with further languages a plus
  • International expertise, together with from international south nations
  • Female candidates are inspired to use

Oversight Board is dedicated to selling equal alternatives in employment. You will obtain equal therapy no matter age, incapacity, gender reassignment, marital or civil companion standing, being pregnant or maternity, race, color, nationality, ethnic or nationwide origin, faith or perception, intercourse or sexual orientation.

We welcome all functions for this function. Applications will likely be reviewed on a rolling foundation till the place is stuffed. If you might be submitting an software, please word that we are going to solely be in contact in case your software is shortlisted for interview. This job advert will likely be faraway from this web page as soon as the function has been stuffed. Please see our privateness discover here.

Please word that we are going to be recruiting for additional roles over the approaching months. If you wish to hold up to date with the work of the Oversight Board and future alternatives, please comply with us on our LinkedIn web page.

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