We are looking for an outstanding Operations Director to join our team in either Chicago or Los Angeles. We’re looking for someone with a proven record of operational management and a deep interest and passion for events and creative work. We want someone who loves our brand and knows how to operate a small growing team with major clients. You should be kind, hard working, and have incredible attention to detail. Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences things.
Lead operations for the entire business to include management and all back-end systems
Work across multiple brand departments, i.e. radio, digital, branded content and innovation teams, to deliver successful events and experiences
Coordinate with the communications planning team and strategic planners, account directors, and brand executives to create successful events and experiences
Partner with internal marketing, brand partnerships, and clients to maximize revenue for The Number Project and our partners and clients
Meet and exceed profit goals
Attend weekly and monthly meetings as required
Represent The Number Project at events and serve as a brand ambassador
Manage activity using basecamp.com
Work from our office in either Chicago or Los Angeles
You have 6+ years of experience in a director of operations role
You have knowledge of working with large brands
You have strong negotiation skills and the ability to present effectively and close the deal
You have the ability to build a pipeline and proven track record of exceeding goals
You have dexterity in creating reports and presentations using Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote, etc.
You are a team player, smart, adapt well with change and have a positive attitude
You are able to work in a fast-paced, exciting environment and across external and internal teams to deliver creative, fresh experiences
We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our clients. This is something we value deeply and we encourage people with various backgrounds to join our growing team that is changing the way the world views experiences.