Chief Operating Officer (COO) - Supply Chain
We are currently looking for a Chief Operating Officer to head and further strengthening our Procurement, Logistics and Internal Sales departments. The role will be based at our office in Horsens.
About the job
You will lead a team of 3 dedicated and independent managers each responsible for their own areas and departments consisting of around 70 employees. Furthermore, you will work closely together with our partners and suppliers as well as internally with our Marketing, Product Development, Wholesale and Retail departments. You will report directly to our CEO.
As COO in HAY, you will be responsible for operating and optimizing the process from an order is received until it is delivered to our customers. You will lead the departments and improve the processes and guidelines for the combined organization.
You have a degree in either Engineering combined with commercial experience or in Economics with technical flair.
Supply Chain and in particular Logistics is a vital part of the assignment, so 5-10 years of managerial experience from an international company within this field is a requirement. Experience from Procurement, process optimization and consumer wholesale business is also a plus.
You possess strong negotiation and leadership skills and you know what it takes to motivate and develop a strong and high performing team of managers. You have excellent communication skills and even better listening skills that will enable you to understand your colleagues as well as our company culture.
As a person you are persistent enabling you to reach your goals. You have an analytic mindset and strong problem solving skills. You have a humble and honest approach to tasks and to the people around you. Last but not least you are proactive and result oriented and take ownership of your tasks and areas of responsibility.
We look forward to hearing from you
If you have any questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Mette Boel Malmros on +45 4282 0339. Please send us your application and CV as soon as possible and no later than 23 April, 2018. We evaluate applications and conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.
The design company HAY is a registered trademark which has existed since 2003. HAY is part of the Nine United group. Nine United Denmark has more than 200 employees in our offices in Horsens and Copenhagen, shops and warehouse.