COO

Berlin
BizDev & Operations
Full-time

Honeypot is a developer-focused job platform on a mission to get every developer a great job. Honeypot is co- founded by entrepreneurs Kaya Taner and Emma Tracey. Kaya previously co-founded mobile app marketing platform AppLift, which he grew as CEO from 0 to a 160-people-strong, profitable organisation and raised USD 20 Mio+ Venture funding from Dutch Prime Ventures. Emma previously co-founded Lifa Communications, based in South Africa. Honeypot is now looking for a highly-driven, very smart COO to co-shape the future of the company on its way to the next stage.

Our Offer:

    • Management position alongside experienced entrepreneurs
    • Shape a company's scale up towards the next stage
    • Full ownership for success of operations
    • Environment that embraces freedom and autonomy and values team spirit and open communication
    • Competitive salary package and substantial equity participation
    • Work with top-performing Jedis in the startup center of Berlin :-)

Your Responsibilities:

    • You become part of the top management and take full ownership over the company's operations setting up scalable processes along the organisation
    • You proactively manage the company's day to day operations
    • You hire, develop and coach great further team members
    • You strongly contribute to create a company culture that is achievement-driven, cohesive and fun
    • You plan and co-set structured team targets and motivate your fellow colleagues to achieve them
    • You develop a deep understanding for our market, its competitive landscape
    • You bring in your own ideas and strive for constant improvement
    • You feel fully responsible contribute to the overall success of the company

Our Requirements:

    • Completed Bachelor's or Master's degree, preferably in (Industrial) Engineering, Business Informatics, Business Administration or any other related field (applicants are usually in the top 5-10% of their academic or professional peer group or have similar achievements in other areas of life)
    • 6+ years prior professional experience ideally in startups and particularly in operations-based roles
    • Ideally had high-responsibility position within a company before
    • Strong leadership experience having led teams of at least 10+ people
    • 2 years consulting experience is a plus (not must have though)
    • Extremely hard-working, ambitious and can-do attitude
    • Exceptionally strong number, analytical and critical thinking skills
    • Strong attention to detail without losing the big picture
    • Very good communication, presentation and relationship-building skills
    • Fluency in English and German is a must
    • Mindset and ability to work/communicate in a fast-paced environment
    • Belief that awesome things are MADE to happen :-)

Please send us a message together with your resume of why you are the right fit for this job and what motivates you about this job.

We are looking forward to getting to know you!