Head of Operations

Redkite sets up startups’ data for effective use, to unearth hidden information, and to embed insight into better, faster and simpler decision workflows.

They advertised on movemeon for a Freelance Strategy Consultant. The successful movemeon member previously worked at EY Advisory.

About the role

  • Manage our resourcing plan; best fit team members to projects; track and report on utilisation levels and forecasts
  • Ensure that each project lead has what they need to succeed; act as single-point-of-contact for project support (e.g., resources, intellectual capital, IT)
  • Inventory of projects underway: Manage our project plan; ensure that each project is being correctly initiated and undertaken; track and report on project initiation, undertaking and close-out

Job requirements

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role or high calibre consulting experience
  • Evidence of a highly organised approach to work, with a strong eye for detail
  • Some experience of having managed business finances preferable

In case you are interested, here’s the full job description:

About RedKite

RedKite is a premium consulting firm with a focus on using data to drive business growth.

We combine state of the art tools, with a relentless drive to add outsized benefit to our clients. We believe in getting the data fundamentals right and avoid over complicating projects by working in an agile way.

Our clients range from industry leading public companies to innovative, high growth startups. They cover industries like fashion, fintech, beverages, healthcare and gaming. We solve some of their hardest problems, accelerating their growth and adding directly to their bottom line.

We’re growing fast and want excellent people to join our team and grow with us. Benefits include:

  • Option to work remotely/from home for a large proportion of your time (work.life subscription included)
  • Use of modern, best of breed tools (no creaking Netsuite or Oracle software)
  • Broad exposure to a genuinely exciting range of clients, all of whom are trying to solve large problems
  • Small, friendly and highly talented team, with limited bureaucracy and hierarchy
  • Excellent remuneration, including pension and good expenses policy

The Role

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage our resourcing plan; best fit team members to projects; track and report on utilisation levels and forecasts
  • Ensure that each project lead has what they need to succeed; act as single-point-of-contact for project support (e.g., resources, intellectual capital, IT)
  • Inventory of projects underway: Manage our project plan; ensure that each project is being correctly initiated and undertaken; track and report on project initiation, undertaking and close-out
  • Coordinate, support and ensure delivery of RedKite’s standard weekly processes,
  • including sales pipeline call, all-team call, end-of-week update, timesheets and payroll
  • Maintain and suggest updates to RedKite’s customer facing website
  • Track and report on cashflow and forecast
  • Arrange RedKite’s weekly, monthly and quarterly all-team events. Also planning speaking events with third parties

Requirements

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role or high calibre consulting experience
  • Evidence of a highly organised approach to work, with a strong eye for detail
  • Some experience of having managed business finances preferable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for learning new skills and kaizen

Salary: £45k-80k

Location: London, UK

 

 

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