Careers

We believe that amazing things happen when you put the right people in one room. We want to work with people who care about what they do, people who have most diverse professional and personal backgrounds, people who want to change how children grow up and learn in this connected world.

We are looking for:

 

COO

We have a genuine passion for technology, design and education and we are looking for a COO to join the team as partner.

As the Chief Operating Officer (f/m) your responsibility will be making sure that the business is growing sustainably.

You will be making decisions that will have long term impact on the future of the company. That includes the planning and execution of Vai Kai's strategy on all operational levels.  Not only will you take full ownership as a member of the Management board but you are also an excellent team leader with strong developing and people management skills. You will ensure that our company has the necessary and proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and people systems in place to effectively grow Vai Kai, ensuring financial strength and operating efficiency. We are looking for a charismatic, goal-oriented, fun to work with person with good negotiation skills and a passions for analytics.


LEADERSHIP

  • You are a member of the management team and play an important role to set growth and performance objectives.

  • You are crucial part of managing, leading, motivating and developing the organization.

OPERATIONS

  • You are experienced in controlling and are in charge for cash flow management and accounting

  • You are responsible for investor reporting, including KPIs and financial summary

  • You are a driving force to set up guidelines to support the company’s culture and vision


EXPERIENCE

  • You have a strong project management and lean and agile planning approach.

  • You are used to work in an creative environment and know prototyping procedures.

  • You have +4 years experience of working in the Retail or Commerce Industry, and know Supply Chain Management, Sourcing and Production by heart.

  • Your Background ideally comes from Consumer Electronics, Design Objects or Educational Products.

  • You foster a long term thinking and sustainable approach.

  • You bring a good network of Distributors, Retailers and other Stakeholders.

VALUES

  • Thinking outside of the box

  • Highly Aesthetic

  • Customer-centered

  • Entrepreneurial spirit

  • Sustainable and responsible