Strategic Planning & Operations Lead

Location Menlo Park, CA (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 7 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $103/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Strategic Planning & Operations Lead to join their team in this 7 month freelance role!

This role will be WFH until January 2022 then will require you to be onsite in Menlo Park. Proof of vaccination will be required starting November 1, 2021 to come onsite to the client?s office location.

The Strategic Planning & Operations Lead will be responsible for the following:
- Develop a strategic understanding of the business to connect the dots between internal teams to efficiently execute on commitments and deliverables
- Develop a deep understanding of the business and be the person that can connect the dots between teams to identify areas for improvement, efficiency, and collaboration
- Drive key leadership meetings and facilitate alignment on key issues and opportunities
- Identify areas of process improvement and build plans for teams to improve
- Analyze data, summarize information, and identify opportunities to help the team improve execution and efficiency
- Compile and edit briefing materials and presentations

The ideal Strategic Planning & Operations Lead should possess the following:
- 5 or more years of experience with business strategy
- Experience building presentations in PowerPoint and/or Google Presentation and compiling briefing materials
- Experience shifting priorities while maintaining organization and control
- Experience leading cross-functional projects
- Experience balancing multiple initiatives
- Proven track record handling highly confidential information with discretion
- Communication, project management and decision-making experience

Preferred Qualifications:
- Consulting background or experience in an advisory role
- Experience working with people at all levels
- Highly motivated and experience thinking clearly under pressure
- Experience thinking strategically and operationally and tactically
- Experience flourishing and influencing others in an environment of fast growth and ambiguity

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.