CEO UK / Co-Founder (m/f/d)

London
International Operations
Full Time
Honest Food is Europe’s leading „Ghost Restaurant“ chain - parent company to the most beloved and successful food delivery brands on the continent. All our virtual restaurant brands are developed specifically for delivery and can only be purchased online through platforms like Deliveroo or Foodora. Our family of digitally optimized partner restaurants prepare the food with the highest attention to detail to make sure that each household in every region can enjoy the perfect food delivery experience at any time.  
 
Since the company’s foundation in 2017, we’ve worked hard to become one of Europe’s fastest growing companies in food tech. Whilst a lot has been achieved already, we are hungrier than ever to completely change the rules of global food delivery. We believe that highly motivated and talented people are the key to master our ambitious goals ahead. We are expanding strongly, backed by some of the most prominent VCs in tech. Join our team now, we are hiring the best talent on every position.

To successfully launch and grow our business in the United Kingdom, we are hiring a CEO UK that takes full responsibility for our UK operations.

Your position:

    • Take full responsibility for our UK operations: Own the entire country P&L, manage the country’s budget, recruit your team and supervise operational performance
    • Develop and execute the market entry strategy to successfully launch operations in the UK; closely cooperate with the founders to benefit from all learnings in our existing markets
    • Develop a long-term strategy for your country to dominate the market for online food delivery in the UK, set the budget for the following years and manage your organization against KPIs
    • Set up and manage sales and operations teams, adapt our sales and operations strategies to your market to achieve operational excellence
    • Set up and manage your regional supplier networks and regional logistics
    • Localize our successful brands and culinary concepts together with our marketing and culinary teams to delight your customers
    • Expand our finance, controlling and accounting infrastructure to the UK together with our central Finance team
    • Shape our global expansion playbook with your learnings to improve future launches in new markets

Your profile:

    • Outstanding entrepreneurial spirit with very strong leadership and communication skills
    • Ultimate will to win and the ability to build an organization from scratch
    • Top of the line analytical & quantitative skills, paired with hands-on growth mentality
    • Proven track record in building, inspiring and managing large teams
    • 5+ years of professional experience in similar position as founder, CEO or COO
    • UK Residency is a plus/ deep market knowledge require

What we offer:

    • A maximum of entrepreneurial freedom to build the market leader in online food delivery, backed by strong support from our head office in Berlin
    • Opportunity to significantly shape one of the fastest growing consumer brand companies in food tech with massive public exposure, well-funded by tier one venture capital
    • Dynamic, fast paced environment and an amazing, passionate team
    • Attractive salary and equity package
Ready to become part of Honest Food’s leadership? We are looking forward to meeting you!