Opus 12 is a Berkeley, California based startup focused on recycling CO2 into higher-value products. We are scientists and engineers with a passion for green chemistry. Our team has partnered with industry leaders in electrolysis and plant design to implement our technology at scale. We are currently hiring for Operations Manager to lead and manage critical daily operational, HR and facilities needs of the company.
The Operations Manager would be the go-to person for all daily operational needs and would be available as a resource for specific issues that arise. This position requires the person to work with a team of peers and direct reports to ensure a good experience for employees, visitors and company stakeholders. Examples of such responsibilities include managing the operations team which currently includes a facilities manager, office manager and virtual admin. Experience in managing in operations or HR is highly desired for this position. Daily start time and end times are flexible.
Communicate with the CEO and CTO to create a highly functioning work environment
Design and manage the hiring process, the onboarding of new hires, and visitor experience
Work with the CFO to ensure the monthly financial close is completed
Work with the facilities manager to support large scale projects
Work with the office manager to manage and support purchasing, mail sorting and social planning
Create and execute new operational projects as they arise i.e. applying for B Corporation Status
Potential to help build out the organization and help with company growth
Potential to represent the company at select recruiting and climate-related events
Room for advancement as the company grows
Great communicator and leader
Quick learner and able to work in a team environment
Strong follow through; able to communicate with the team about progress
Able to use computer software such as Microsoft Office and to learn new applications
Able to work autonomously without direct oversight
1-3 years of experience in management or operations is highly desired
Work with a passionate team on a challenging mission
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