Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £60,000 per year (plus benefits)
Posted: 5th October 2016
Industry: Project Management / Apps
A key role with a wide ranging remit at an incredibly exciting start-up. A digitally savvy operations or project manager needed to own all trust and security activity for a brand new app with added safety functionality aiming to be next big thing for the youth market.
Designed to be the Ultimate app for students, it combines ID Authentication and Check-in at bars / venues, curated offers and discounts plus a range of safety features including a live tracking function to help friends get home safe at the end of the night. The App looks and feels amazing and with serious financial backing and grand ambitions to go global this startup has very exciting times ahead!
Due to the nature of the apps functionality, especially around their numerous safety features; a problem solving do-er is needed to immerse themselves into all the potential hazards, conflicts of interest or issues that could arise for any given situation. The role will have responsibility over all internal and external touchpoints and will serve as a moral compass as well as a guardian of what works and fixer for what doesn’t. This person will implement process and guidelines for the whole business that will build and maintain trust and security. This could range from internal data security, prevention of identity fraud, to ensuring the infrastructure facilitating safety features on the app is fit for purpose and even some legal and compliance work. The scope is broad so never a dull moment!
The ideal candidate will be from in and around digital, potentially as a multitasking project manager or operations person. This person will be highly organised whilst being able to see problems before they happen and proactively prevent / fix as they go! This is a vital hire for the business, an energetic and creative self starter is needed that can stamp their authority in a high growth start-up.
Digitally savvy Project Manager or Ops person Prior experience establishing trust and security process beneficial Previous experience working with start-ups beneficial Self starter, problem solver, do’er Hands on able and Willing to Roll Sleeves up when needed Organised, meticulous, proactive A fixer! Interest in Student Culture, Going out, Bars, Clubs Youth Safety
Salary is benchmarked as upto £60k for the right candidate, also there is potential for equity but first and foremost it’s the chance to really own the mission critical trust and security function of a potentially huge app project with both commercial appeal and real social benefits. If this sounds interesting and you would like to find out more, please get in touch asap.