COO

Salary Unpaid
Equity To be negotiated
DroppX is an on-demand personal shopping platform that aims to make everything in a city immediately available to everyone in less than 1 hour. We make shopping easier than ever before. We are currently running operations in Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa. Soon expanding to Turku and Tampere. If you are passionate about cutting-edge technology and making an impact on people’s lives, then DroppX just might be for you.

We are looking for a growth hacking and hands-on COO that leads by example, to oversee our organisation’s ongoing operations and procedures. You will be the company’s second-in-command and responsible for the efficiency of business.

You’ll have to maintain control of diverse business operations, so we expect you to be an experienced and efficient leader. Our future COO has a go-getter attitude, is an excellent problem solver, does not fear to innovate and find new ways to make things happen. If you also have excellent people skills, experience working with startups and a go-getter attitude we’d like to meet you.


A day in the life of a COO at DroppX

  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures

  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth

  • Establish policies that promote company culture and vision

  • Lead our current operations team

  • Business development

  • Oversee daily operations of the company and the work of executives

  • Lead current and future employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication

  • Evaluate performance by analysing and interpreting data and metrics

  • Assist CEO in fundraising ventures

  • Participate in expansion activities (investments, partner acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.)

  • Manage relationships with partners/vendors


What are we looking for?

  • Proven experience as Chief Operating Office or relevant role

  • Understanding of business functions such as HR, Finance, marketing etc.

  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development

  • Experience in fundraising

  • Experience working with startups

  • Fluent in Finnish and English

  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics

  • Outstanding organisational and leadership abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills

  • Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving


So if you are excited about working in a high growth environment, taking ownership and being part of an extremely high performing team then we’d love to hear from you!

For more information or questions please contact us at jobs@droppx.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

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Working at
DroppX

Faster, safer and fully trackable same-day delivery solution for E-commerce and platforms. Reinventing urban last-mile logistics. DroppX empowers local business owners to compete with Amazon dominance by providing commission-free affordable same-day deliveries. With an on-demand solution, local e-shops, restaurants and grocery stores can optimize and distribute deliveries in real-time without usual distribution centers and paying high commission fees to shipping companies or food delivery platforms.

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