Head of Operations

London, England, United Kingdom

Description

SpotQA is looking for a Head of Operations to support our expanding software business across multiple international locations.

We’re on a journey to transform the way the world tests software. We are pioneers in software quality assistance and developing technology to take software test automation to the next level, empowering teams to build-in quality from the start and enabling organisations to break down the barriers on their journey to DevOps and Continuous Delivery.

The ideal Head of Operations will be entrepreneurial by nature, thrive in busy and demanding environment, and enjoy thinking both critically and logically, whilst using your own initiative to get things done!

To excel you’ll combine both strong financial acumen with strong commercial acumen and exceptional communication, leadership and stakeholder management skills. You’ll enjoy being busy in a varied and strategically and operationally demanding role.

However, this role won’t be for everyone. You’ll need strong influencing skills and gravitas to help steer decision making and contribute to executive level discussions. Able to navigate challenging conversations whilst maintaining a cool, level and professional demeanour.

Reporting to the CEO, this needs someone capable of managing multiple competing priorities, a variety of responsibilities and a wide remit.

Shrinking violets need not apply.


Requirements

To give you an idea of the wide remit and variety, below are some of the key responsibilities:


Finance (Operational):

Finance (Management):

Legal:

HR:

Operational:

Processes:


This is not an exhaustive list, so if after reading this you still feel this would be a great opportunity, then we’d like to test your mettle!


Skills & Experience we think you’ll need:


Bonus Points

Finance - R&D Tax Credits, VAT filing

HR - Implementation of employee benefits i.e Car/Car Allowances, Device policies, Referral Schemes, Talent Retention Schemes for scaling startups or enterprise organisations.

Benefits

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