Chief Operating Officer

 

XR Games are looking for a Chief Operating Officer to join the team!

 

XR Games (based in Leeds, England) makes Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality games for established and original IPs. They have made hit games such as Angry Birds Under Pressure VR for PlayStation and Zombieland VR for Oculus.

 

We are looking for a talented COO capable of taking us to the next level! You will work alongside the CEO to execute the company vision, put procedures and resources in place to improve efficiency, communication, OKRs, and coordinate with department heads. Our ideal COO has significant experience working within the video games industry at all levels. You should have a strong understanding of the operational requirements and insights into how you can make things better.

 

With a passion for excellence, you will drive high standards, mentor and support team members and push for operational improvements. Your interpersonal skills are second to none, you know instinctively how to get the most out of your colleagues. Does this sound like you? Read on!

Objectives for the role:

  • Be the key driver of the organisation to ensure the business goals and forecasts are met or exceeded

  • Collaborate/ partner with the CEO to set a reporting and KPI framework, and ensure it is executed

  • Develop and upskill the operational team and to execute against key OKR’s

  • Develop and implement an OKR process, ensuring alignment and across all business owners

  • Lead performance deep dives, recovery plans and RCA where required to maximise attainment of key performance indicators

  • Working together with the Head of Finance, ensure the cogency and accuracy of all financial aspects of the operational plan

  • Own the resource planning and organisational development for the company

Requirements:

  • Familiarity with the operational procedures at all levels of the organisation

  • Strong analytical and data-driven mindset that translates into leadership skills

  • Ability to inspire employees to live up to their potential and optimise their productivity

  • Ability to communicate vision to board of directors, Head of and staff

  • Solid commercial knowledge of the video games market

  • Eligible to work in the UK

Bonus points for…

  • Willing to relocate to Leeds, England (it’s awesome here!)

  • A love and passion for games

Sounds like you? Hit the Apply button!

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