Chief Operating Officer
Company: MetroHartford Alliance
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Who we are:
The MetroHartford Alliance is a regional economic development
organization that tells the Hartford story as a premier place to
build a business, career, and raise a family. As a champion of the
Region's considerable economic assets, the Alliance has a
reputation for leading Connecticut's entrepreneurial, health,
insurance, and financial services, and young professional
We are seeking a motivated and experienced individual to fill the
Chief Operating Officer role. -In this position, you will be
supporting the CEO as a strategist, consultant, and operator to
ensure activities within the organization align with specified
objectives and priorities. A highly qualified candidate will have
outstanding organizational and leadership abilities, demonstrated
competency in strategic planning and business operations (including
human resource and finance), and the capability to interact with
CEO-level business leaders. This position will report to the
We value unique and varied perspectives and experiences, and this
is a special opportunity to play a vital role in the success of the
business and economic development in the heart of Connecticut. If
you enjoy managing variety and complexity in a non-profit
environment this could be the role for you!
The Chief Operating Officer will lead the following objectives &
Provide leadership to support the organizational mission, encourage
strong performance and professional development.
Adviser and counsel to the CEO and senior management team:
Design and implement business strategies, operational plans, and
Establish policies that promote company culture and vision.
Represent the CEO in a variety of settings when they cannot be
Ensure the health and connectivity of the organization through
maintaining consistency and quality communication channels across
Assist in evaluating inquiries directed to the CEO, determining the
proper course of action, and delegating to the appropriate
individual to manage
Co-manage with the CEO all relationships with the highest tier(s)
Lead the operations, overseeing daily operations of the Alliance
Vendor Management / Leasing / Contracting
Oversee organizational governance, including committee meetings,
board structure, and by-laws.
Contribute to the efficiency of MetroHartford Alliance by
performing other duties and participating in special projects, as
Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher.
Minimum of 3-5 years of leadership and managerial experience.
Proven track record of effectively planning and assisting strategic
Ability to work strategically and collaboratively across
departments with a diverse group in a dynamic environment that
demands excellent investor and community relations.
Effective, versatile, and action-oriented.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication
A strong understanding of the Hartford region and its leading
businesses, civic organizations, and educational and healthcare
institutions is preferred.
Qualities & Traits :
Capable of interacting with CEO level business leaders and having
an executive presence
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently,
while managing multiple priorities.
This position offers a competitive benefits package and salary
dependent on the selected candidate's specific qualifications and
Please apply by submitting a resume and cover letter of
Please note: Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the
United States. No sponsorship is available for this
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