Operations Lead Job Description

We are looking to add an operations lead to our business team to help build management infrastructure and scale operations.


Job Responsibilities

  • Accounting

    • Keep a good record of the financial health of the company, and make sure the company stays compliant with payroll and taxes

  • Finance

    • Use the financial data of the company to extrapolate and forecast the financial health of the company

    • Work with the CEO to plan future VC funding rounds

    • Plan ahead for potential hires, and key expenditures on the horizon

    • Create pricing strategies to maximise revenues for the firm

  • HR

    • Create and maintain a corporate culture from scratch - build a company you’ve dreamed of

    • Protect the company from key HR risks, using non-competes and NDAs

    • Work with the CEO in crafting compensation packages for new hires, including stock options


What we’re looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or related fields

    • Working knowledge of the life sciences industry

  • 3+ years of experience in a business or operations role, OR an MBA or comparable advanced degree

  • Experience working with Excel, and/or other comparable spreadsheet tools

  • Attention to detail - well organised and is good at keeping a clean to-do list

  • Good communication and people skills

  • Quick learner - grow with the firm into a senior position

  • Curiosity and ambition to learn

  • Enthusiasm for startups, especially biotech

  • First-hand entrepreneurship experience preferred


Please note:

  • We are unable to sponsor work visas at this time. Please confirm your ability to work in the UK without sponsorship before applying.

  • The position is not eligible for remote privileges. If you are not based out of London, you will be expected to relocate.