Chief Executive Officer

  • nation.academy
  • Charleston, SC
  • Jul 26, 2020
Executive

Job Description

We are searching for a dynamic and experienced leader to join our company in the role of CEO (Chief Executive Officer). The Chief Executive Officer will work closely with the Board of Directors, serving as head of corporate operations and as the main link between the different divisions within the company. The ideal candidate for this position has previous corporate management experience of a publicly traded company and a proven track record for effective team management and results-driven leadership.

Responsibilities:

  • Direct the company in keeping with the vision outlined for the company by the Board of Directors of a publicly traded company
  • Partner with high-level officers to grow the company, strengthen it and ensure its sustainability
  • Represent the company as required, including attendance of important functions, industry events and public meetings
  • Interface with the market through required SEC reporting, conference/video calls, appearances, and roadshows
  • Work closely with the CFO (Chief Financial Officer) to prepare annual budgets, complete risk analysis on potential investments, and advise the Board of Directors with regard to investment risk and return
  • Work closely with Human Resources (HR) regarding hiring practices, payroll and benefit disbursement
  • Oversee quality control throughout the company, establishing goals for each department in partnership with division managers

Skills:

  • Experience in sport is a must, understanding of sport tourism and youth sport is a plus
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Law or Liberal Arts
  • 7-10 years of corporate managerial experience of a publicly-traded company
  • Strong ability to organize effectively, delegate responsibility, solve problems quickly and communicate clearly
  • Leadership skills, including the ability to manage time effectively and handle both internal and external conflicts
  • Advanced skills in MS Office