Operations Manager


GrowSumo is looking for an Operations Manager based in Toronto. As the Operations Manager, you will own a very important part of the business. The position is ideally suited for a business-savvy individual looking to leverage their considerable quantitative, operations and strategic thinking skills to tackle operations. The candidate will report directly to the CEO. You will fully immerse yourself analyzing problems using data and real-life insight, define solutions, and implement them in the real world.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead execution against recommendations quickly and with flawless accuracy
  • Create and own process for measuring the impact and return of recommended initiatives
  • Ability to be highly productive with limited oversight on a day-to-day basis
  • Understand operational pain points, formulate solutions and execute
  • Responsible for various aspects of the hiring pipeline
  • Manage facility operations and communication with landlord, superintendent, cleaning staff, etc.
  • Create and analyze weekly and monthly reports
  • Produce PowerPoint and other presentation documents as needed
  • Ad hoc assignments as required

Qualifications & Skills

  • University degree
  • Minimum 2 years work experience in a tech startup or other fast-paced environment
  • Passionate about technology and how today’s entrepreneurs are shaping the future. Excited about what we do and eager to learn our business quickly
  • Strong written/oral communication skills
  • Very organized, reliable and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail as well as ability to multi-task in a high-paced environment
  • Ability to undertake projects and produce quality and timely results
  • Ability to work independently
  • Positive attitude, maturity
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) programs and Google apps