CFOO at Hardt Hyperloop

We are Hardt, a European technology company that specializes in Hyperloop. We believe it is our duty to improve the lives of current and future generations by creating technologies that challenge time and distance and remove physical boundaries. We envision a world where you can go and be with everyone and everything you care about.  Costing Engineering Manager

Hyperloop; technologies that challenge time and distance and remove physical boundaries

Hardt is well on the way to realizing a world where distance doesn´t matter, where opportunities are open to everyone: by creating hyperloop networks and developing the international standard for the hyperloop technology, in close cooperation with industry leaders, governments, and institutes.

Hardt is a dynamic organization, in the phase of scaling fast in a complex international environment. We are currently looking for an experienced CFOO who understands the dynamics of scale-ups and who can take the lead in bringing the company to the next level.

At the stage that we are as a company, you will play a key role in leading and aligning critical operational and financial activities as part of the overall strategy and drive effective execution. You will be part of the Management Board that consists of the four founders.

The team

We are a strong team of highly driven and enthusiastic entrepreneurs. People who get stuff done, people who can create, who have a passion for challenges and love to explore. Hardt seeks achievers; leaders and visionaries who want to join our team and make Hardt Hyperloop a global success story.

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The role

In the role of CFOO, you are part of the Management Board and you will play a major role in fine-tuning the company’s strategy and managing the financials and execution of processes & policies. To do well in this role, you should have a proven track record of achieving great business results and strong leadership skills. You will lead the execution of the strategies developed by the company, and ensure that everyone can do their work purposefully, efficiently, with access to the required resources.

You will be relied on as a source for information, insights, and guidance, but you will also challenge and be the ‘devil’s advocate’. In addition, you should understand the dynamics of scale-ups and be able to identify and pull key financial and operational levers when needed.

Your responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all parts of the finance & operations functions such as FP&A, accounting, tax, legal, risk, corporate governance, compliance, HR, ICT, security, and office management are performed excellently
  • Manage the company’s business operations. Identify possible mismatches between company strategy and operations and adjust the plans accordingly
  • Functional management of the business- and product development managers
  • Establish policies that improve operations
  • Manage the establishment of organizational structure including accountabilities, roles, meeting structures, and reporting lines
  • Support the Management Board members and department leads with efficient management and execution tips.
  • Translate strategy into the financial structuring and planning, supported by the Senior Business Controller
  • Manage all legal matters
  • Ensure that the company’s finance & IT systems are performing excellently
  • Your direct reports include Hardt’s Senior Business Controller, Head of HR, and Office Manager (Operations team)
  • Manage, coach, and hire the Operations Team
  • Together with the Head of HR, you will be responsible for creating the most attractive workplace in Europe and a high-performance team and culture

In order to be successfull in this role you’ll need:

  • Ensure that all parts of the finance & operations functions such as FP&A, accounting, tax, legal, risk, corporate governance, compliance, HR, ICT, security, and office management are performed excellently.
  • Manage the company’s business operations. Identify possible mismatches between company strategy and operations and adjust the plans accordingly.
  • Functional management of the business- and product development managers
  • Establish policies that improve operations
  • Manage the establishment of organizational structure including accountabilities, roles, meeting structures, and reporting lines.
  • Support the Management Board members and department leads with efficient management and execution tips.
  • Translate strategy into the financial structuring and planning, supported by the Senior Business Controller.
  • Manage all legal matters.
  • Ensure that the company’s finance & IT systems are performing excellently.
  • Your direct reports include Hardt’s Senior Business Controller, Head of HR, and Office Manager (Operations team)
  • Manage, coach, and hire the Operations Team
  • Together with the Head of HR, you will be responsible for creating the most attractive workplace in Europe and a high-performance team and culture.
Hyperloop: challenging time and distance and remove physical boundaries

How do you see the future of travel? We offer you to be among the first to have a say. Here, if one of us has an idea and a way to prove it, you will have the grounds to do it. We continually challenge each other to think unrestrained. You will have the chance to make a real impact on society. Above all, you will also have the best fun with us at our beautiful office and test facility locations in Delft. Those who are part of the team claim they got more than they bargained for.

Do you have what it takes to join?

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