Chief Operating Officer (CBD/Hemp industry)

  • Cannabis Jobs
  • Denver, CO
  • 15 Apr, 2019

Job Description

Riderflex, a global recruiting firm, has been engaged by our client to conduct a search for a Chief Operating Officer in the Greater Denver Area. + Industry: CBD/Hemp/Health&Wellness + Location: Greater Denver Area + Title: COO + Type: W-2 full time + Reports to: CEO + Annual Bonus and Signing Bonus available + Relocation package + Equity/Stock Option package RESPONSIBILITIES + Participates in developing and implementing a strategic plan that supports the organization’s vision and goals, translate the strategic plan to staff to ensure support, and modifies the plan in response to changing internal and external factors + Analyzes current and future trends and needs and accurately assesses functional responsibilities competitive strengths and vulnerabilities + Builds and maintains a departmental structure, operating standards and practices that are responsive and adaptable to evolving business needs + Co-directs the functions of budgeting, accounting, reporting, financial counseling of leadership team to appraise operating results in terms of costs, budget, operating policies, trends and increased profit opportunities. Analyze revenue, profit and cash flow opportunities for the business and recommend actions + Ability to anticipate the implications and consequences of situations and take appropriate action + Hold staff rigorously accountable for achieving their objectives Requirements + 15+ years of operations experience in a leadership role (10+ years at the executive level) + Prior COO experience, 100+ million-dollar company with 200+ employees is preferred; or Executive VP level operations experience at a 500+ million-dollar company + Consumer Packaged Goods / Wholesale experience + Strong skills in planning, organizing, directing and coordinating a wide variety of activities; developing and implementing, excellent written and verbal communicating skills, fiscal management policies, analyzing data, making sound recommendations and adopting effective causes of action, working persuasively and tactfully with supervisors and employees + Bachelor’s Degree PREFERRED + Food and Beverage industry experience a plus + Wine and Spirits industry experience a plus + Dietary Supplement experience a plus + Pharmaceutical industry a plus + FDA experience a plus + Experience going from private to public company + Hemp and or Cannabis experience a plus, but not required + MBA Benefits + Full Benefits Package + Mileage and travel reimbursement + Cell phone reimbursement + Equity/Stock Option packages available