Chief Operating Officer

Website phytoponics Phytoponics

commercial hydroponic systems

Salary: £50-110k pa

Phytoponics is looking for an experienced startup and / or business executive manager with the following roles and responsibilities:

Operational management – responsible for day to day company execution

Project management & planning – planning development and commercialisation with team, responsible for implementation and execution of plan

Leadership – managing a team of up to 10 in a dynamic startup environment

Legal contracts – assisting CEO in monitoring, developing and negotiating key contracts and agreements

With a key aim to commercialise the Phytoponics product pipeline prior to a later round of investment.

Working location – UK (primary), Italy (secondary) – to be confirmed

Equity and bonus negotiable with salary

Must haves:
Fluent English with some understanding of UK and / or EU commercial law
Ability to relocate
Ability to excel under dynamic and rapidly developing startup environments
Understanding of hardware and product development
Understanding of the fresh produce industry

Wants:
Italian, Spanish or Dutch as additional languages
Existing network in commercial horticulture or industrial manufacture

Starting date: Feb 2018 (tbc)

To apply for this job please visit angel.co.