Job Posting: Chief Operating Officer



We’re looking for someone to join our leadership team in the role of Chief Operating Officer. If you think the following job description sounds like a good fit for you, or you have any questions, please send an email to hr@valleyfiber.ca to get in touch.


Who You Are

  • Proven experience as Chief Operating Officer or relevant role
  • Understanding of business functions such as Planning/Engineering, Construction,
    Procurement and Quality Control
  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development
  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics
  • Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills
  • Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving and technical acumen
  • BSc/BA in Engineering or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus


What You’ll do

  • Oversee the operations of the organization to meet business goals and projections
  • Collaborate closely with the chief executive officer and the board/shareholders, and
    produce reports on company operations
  • Empower the operational team with the leadership and resources they need to
    successfully complete operations initiatives
  • Positively represent the company at all times through a success-oriented and
    professional demeanor
  • Partner with other C-level executives – especially the CFO – to accomplish short and
    long-term operational goals
  • Set comprehensive goals for operational performance and growth, and measure and
    report on operational performance, e.g. by analyzing and interpreting data and metrics
  • Develop plans to improve relevant key performance indicators
  • Establish policies that promote company culture and vision
  • Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication
  • Participate in expansion activities (investments, acquisitions)
  • Manage relationships with partners/vendors