Chief Executive Officer
Are you a commercially astute and inspirational Chief Executive Officer (CEO), looking for your next appointment where you will have the opportunity to drive the global growth strategy of a HR technology / people analytics business? Are you skilled at cultivating and nurturing a high performing team, whilst managing a robust P&L and consistently delivering on business goals and targets? We have a unique opportunity for a Chief Executive Officer to join this innovative and visionary business, with a global reach.
Reporting to the Chairman, and leading a small senior UK based team with big ideas and high expectations, you will lead by example and ensure that your team works hard, encourages ideas, celebrates success and fosters personal growth. As Chief Executive Officer, you will be accountable for leading and delivering the overall business strategy; the vision, goals and measurable outcomes that deliver quality HR technology solutions aligned to worldwide market requirements and generate sustainable growth.
You will be accountable for P&L, lead new and existing investor relationships, look at funding options and align resources to achieve strategic and operational goals of the business, using market knowledge and established networks to strengthen your brand and lead external engagements with partners around the world. You will provide day to day coaching to the Senior Leadership team, advising them on critical strategic and operational decisions, whilst continuously reviewing the business environment and strategic capabilities and limitations of the company.
An experienced Chief Executive Officer with experience of leading and scaling an SME in the HR technology and people analytics industry, from a business with a global reach, you will have a deep knowledge and understanding of HR software marketplace and an established network of relationships with key players in the industry. You will have proven success of driving growth, profitability and company value as well as experience of building and leading high performing teams, encompassing operational, technical and sales functions.
You will be a motivating and engaging leader who can earn trust and respect from a wide variety of global constituents. You will be committed to the journey; achieving the company goals, breaking down barriers, and continuously exploring new strategies and approaches for success. Alongside this, you will have the ability to manage a demanding workload with a high level of responsibility and competing priorities - including monthly international and UK based travel.
In return you will receive an excellent salary and benefits package, and have the opportunity of leading this high performance, high growth business through a period of exciting development. Working from home but with a national remit and a requirement for international travel, you will be of graduate calibre, and a Master's degree would also be highly advantageous.
SimkissGuy Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency for the purpose of this vacancy. By sending your CV to us, you hereby consent for is to contact you in relation to recruitment. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all. We will be in touch within 3 working days if we would like to discuss your CV and experience further. If you do not hear from us within that time then you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this particular vacancy. We would welcome further applications from you for roles that may be more suited to your skills and experience