Hey 👋🏻 I'm Jesse, Co-Founder and COO at Maverick BioMetals. I'm excited to open this position because it has many of the skills that I enjoyed when working at an early stage, high growth startup.
Maverick BioMetals is an early-stage rapidly growing biotechnology company pioneering environmentally-friendly and efficient metal extraction processes. We are a dedicated team of scientists, engineers, and innovators looking for our first business development team member to join our dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Maverick BioMetals is seeking a rockstar Business Operations Manager who is looking for a career where they can make a significant impact on the world. This role will be fast-paced and vary day-to-day. As our business grows and needs change, so will your role. We encourage applications from individuals who are passionate about sustainability, innovation, and working on hard problems.
To be successful in this role, you will need to be:
able to execute on a project with minimal direction and oversight,
a solution finder (I want you to find a solution to a problem that I didn't even know I had),
intellectually curious and honest,
positive and optimistic,
and a team player.
You will work directly with me, the COO, and you will also have cross-functional interaction with our team of scientists. You will work on a variety of projects that will all work towards commercializing our BioExtraction technology leading to creating a more sustainable future powered by clean energy.
Build relationships with key stakeholders, such as suppliers, customers, industry partners, and government agencies.
Conduct market and industry research to guide strategy and decision-making.
Strategize and evaluate ways to commercialization our technology.
Ability to anticipate and preemptively solve problems before they escalate.
Sourcing candidates for hiring.
Handle other essential business operations, such as building operations, IT, and logistics.
Prior experience in a business operations or customer success role may be an advantage
Experience at an early stage or high growth startup.
Demonstrated experience managing external stakeholders, such as customers or suppliers.
Solid project management skills, with the ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously.
Excellent communication, written and verbal, and interpersonal skills.
Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Prior experience in biotechnology, mining, metals industry may be an advantage (but I believe that any one can get caught up to speed in our industry if they are eager enough to learn).
This is an in-person position.
We offer a competitive compensation package and benefits.
Maverick's success hinges on hiring great people and creating an environment where we can be happy, feel challenged, and do our best work. We’re being deliberate about building that environment from the ground up. I hope that excites you enough to apply.
Maverick BioMetals provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce and welcome people from all backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and abilities.