Vice President Operations

Sustainable Solutions Corporation is revolutionizing business with a strategic, sustainable roadmap to success. We are a one-stop shop for businesses that need help with reducing their impact on our planet. We conduct waste diversion assessments, ENERGY STAR certifications, building energy modeling simulations, life cycle assessments, as well as energy and water audits.

Sustainable Solutions Corporation proudly serves international clients who are committed to turning sustainability into profitability. Our clients include Saint-Gobain, Merck, Unilever, Bosch, Stanley Black & Decker, Kohler Co., Comcast, Roseland, and more. Due to organizational growth, this opportunity is now available.  We are looking for talented individuals to help us empower positive global change.

Our team is comprised of vibrant individuals who share a set of core values that focus on passion around sustainability and informed respect for our environment, treating others with dignity and respect - always, acting with integrity, and placing collaboration above individual success. With our headquarters in Royersford, PA, we enjoy working in a 150-year old sustainable building right on the river and are active participants in local efforts such as stream clean-ups, community gardens, etc.

Job Description

The Vice President of Operations is a Senior Member of the Leadership team working closely with the President/Certification Officer and CEO. This role has a significant impact on the company’s outcome and the possibility to use your personal talent and skills to create growth opportunities.

Role Overview and Responsibilities

Other duties may be assigned.

  • Participate in the Executive Leadership Team

  • Turn strategy into operational planning and execution through closely monitoring operating performance against the financial plan and, where appropriate, making adjustments to capitalize on emerging opportunities or changing conditions.

  • Ensure adherence to key performance objectives to meet business and customer expectations.

  • Support continuous improvement culture to reduce non-value-added work and improve overall company performance.

  • Build business with current customers by delivering on commitments and create new business with potential customers in a proactive manner, promoting all company services.

  • Collaborate with leadership team to build an environment of collective responsibility and accountability.

  • Direct day-to-day operations to efficiently and effectively support the achievement of company operational and financial goals, while proactively preparing the organization to successfully attain longer-term strategic goals.

  • Manage all aspects of the business with integrity, respect, resourcefulness and a passion for sustainability, and ensure that these core values are consistently reflected throughout the organization.

  • Lead and motivate staff, promote employee involvement, operational excellence, internal career development, foster positive organizational culture, and ensure effective participation in continuous improvement efforts.

  • Oversee departmental projects and review the performance of other managers.

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or other technical related discipline is required; MBA or other relevant advanced degree is preferred.

  • At least 12 years of progressive leadership experience in Quality or Engineering Management required.

  • Strong business acumen, ability to drive behaviors that turn operational activities directly into financial results, prepare and present high-level analytics.

  • Project Manager experience required.

  • Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) Methodology experience preferred.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience in people development, talent and performance management.

How to Apply

  • Learn about our company by visiting our website at: www.SustainableSolutionsCorporation.com

  • Submit your resume and cover letter to our Corporate Recruitment Team at: Recruitment@SustainableSolutionsCorporation.com

    • On your cover letter, please provide a brief explanation about why you are interested in working for our company, as well as 1-2 sentences on the unique skills you possess, and how they will benefit you in this role.

    • When emailing your cover letter and resume, please add your name and the position for which you are applying into the SUBJECT line.