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Chief Operating Officer

Salary: Competitive


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06 November 2020



Job Description
Zenon are proud to have been engaged to recruit a Chief Operating Officer.
This well-established Helicopter Organisation specialises in Oil and Gas Support, HEMS, border control and other types of operational support, with 10 medium sized helicopters based in various locations.

The COO will be responsible for establishing, building, and implementing the company business strategy together with the senior management team.

• Reporting directly to the CEO, you will have overall responsibility for managing the commercial and operational functions of the company. You will ensure that the company are able to continue their growth while maintaining efficiency and delivering the highest quality support to their clients.

Competencies & Skills:
• The successful candidate will have strong commercial acumen and a track record in winning bids, be cost focused, meet, and exceed targets and customer expectations without compromising safety.
• Excellent strategic, critical thinking and decision-making skills.
• Solid helicopter operational background preferably from an O&G support environment.
• Excellent Communication: - Strong verbal and written communication skills and a good command of English.
• Ability to motivate and delegate a multinational workforce.
• Proactive, hands on leader with an innovative management style and adaptable to change.
• Strong leader with strong delegation skills who is focused, hardworking, driven and has the self-motivation to succeed in a difficult working environment.

Experience & Education:
• A successful track record in helicopter environment of 10 years with at least 3 years in Senior Management.
• Experience in dealing with Government and Regulatory Authorities.
• Track record in managing rapid growth and delegating policies to achieve growth targets

Salary commensurate with experience and to apply please forward an up to date CV together with references and letter of motivation to in the strictest confidence.

Zenon Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in regard to this vacancy.