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Work with WERC
We’re looking for people who are as passionate as we are about making a difference for our association and the global talent mobility industry. We pride ourselves on fostering a culture that values creativity, diversity, innovation, and personal growth. Joining our team means becoming part of a passionate group of professionals dedicated to embracing challenges, pushing boundaries, and building a rewarding career together.
Chief Operating Officer
WERC is seeking a Chief Operating Officer (COO) to partner with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and staff team to lead our organization into an exciting future. The COO will report directly to the CEO, to manage a dynamic team, optimize internal operations, drive strategic initiatives, and tightly manage the profit-and-loss (P&L). For a seasoned executive with proven leadership, matrix and cross-functional team management, strategic thinking, and analytical skills, this role offers an important opportunity to shape the future of talent mobility on a global scale. The ideal candidate will work in close collaboration with the CEO and possess a solid understanding and demonstrated history of financial management and streamlining processes to enhance organizational efficiency in a matrix structure. The ideal candidate also will thrive in a fast-paced environment and lead a team from various departments and disciplines ensuring effective outcomes, engagement, and alignment with WERC’s mission and vision. Qualifications include P&L management experience, senior-level executive support experience, strategic thinking, matrix team management, and excellent communication skills. A relevant degree and industry experience are a plus.