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Chief operating officer

EFFEKT is looking for a chief operating officer to join its team in Copenhagen, Denmark.

EFFEKT is hiring a chief operating officer to scale our growth, streamline our processes and ensure operational excellence across the organisation.

As secretary to the executive management, you will hold a key role as the
person responsible for the overall performance of the company, profit, and
loss as well as the day to day management of the team.

Your primary goal will be to increase our organisation’s productivity,
efficiency, and profitability. You will advise the executive management on key
operational insights as well as provide coaching to employees across the


  • oversee and evaluate day-to-day operations
  • produce annual operation forecasting report and strategy
  • ensure legal compliance and manage risks accross projects
  • hiring and staffing project teams in close collaboration with
    directors and project manager, and make sure that skilled and
    suitable people are available at the right time
  • ensure good client relations throughout the project lifetime
  • driving effective project controlling and ensuring project
    performance incl. timely delivery, quality, and project finances
  • managing financial performance (P/L) and monthly financial
    reporting to the executive management
  • ensure an efficient and inspiring workplace
  • ensure general development of EFFEKT as a professional
    organisation with set procedures and approaches to business and


  • ten+ years of executive experience preferably from consulting and/or partner-driven businesses
  • srong leadership and organisational skills
  • strategic planning and business development experience
    educational background in business, finance, law, social studies,
    engineering, architecture or similar
  • knowledge of AEC industry is an advantage
  • strong presentation skills, written and verbal

This is a full-time position and the salary conditions are negotiated on the
basis of qualifications and experience.


Please send motivated application and resume to Mikkel Bøgh subject line ’cheif operating officer’ using the ‘apply’ link below.

The position is to be filled as soon as possible wherefore applications are
processed upon reception. Interviews are held on an ongoing basis starting in the month of August 2020.

All applications are treated confidentially and according to The EU General
Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).


EFFEKT is a multidisciplinary research and design studio working in the
intersection of urbanism, architecture, landscape and design. Through our
work we aim to inspire and implement solutions help to solve some of the
major global challenges, eventually enabling at better everyday life for people and the planet. In our studio in Copenhagen, we currently employ 50 people of mixed cultural and educational backgrounds.

To learn more about EFFEKT please visit our website or social profiles.

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