Chief of Staff Full-time Job

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Job Details

What your day will look like

Work with department leadership to shape long term strategies for the department

Understand, report and manage organisation and team level KPIs

Prioritise growth initiatives and safeguard current operations

Manage the strategic agenda of the leadership team

Run leadership team meetings

Ensure a strong, candid team dynamic with productive, professional dialogue

Be a strategic adviser, confidant and proxy for the VP of Global Support

Clarify and oversee connection points and initiatives across departments

Optimise processes by looking for and addressing gaps and inefficiencies

Travel internationally twice a year for up to straight two weeks for company events

What we are looking for in you

You are an articulate communicator and master organiser

You love open source software and working with brilliant people

You enjoy getting all the details right and running a smooth organisation

You're a proven generalist and follow industry trends and new technologies

You understand and value getting things done the right way

You value soft skills and are passionate, enterprising, thoughtful, and self-motivated

You've worked with Linux, with a preference towards Ubuntu

You are familiar with public and private cloud platforms

Company Description
We deliver open source to the world faster, more securely and more cost effectively than any other company.We're also the publishers of Ubuntu, the worlds most popular enterprise Linux from cloud to edge, together with a passionate global community of 200,000+ contributors. Ubuntu means 'humanity to others'. We chose it because it embodies the generosity at the heart of open source, the new normal for platforms and innovation.Together with a community of 200,000, we publish an operating system that runs from the tiny connected devices up to the world's biggest mainframes, the platform that everybody uses on the public cloud, and the workstation experience of the world's most productive developers.Secure and reliable, elegant and intuitive, and open for innovation - this is the future of open source, which is why we're proud to be the developers of the fastest growing Linux in the world despite already being the most widely deployed.If you're interested in a career at Canonical, we are a remote-first company so please apply to any suitable role as skills are valued more than location, despite some having a preferred geographic preference.