Our goal is to become the first aquaculture lab in the world solving the European eel mystery and being the first company to produce European glass eels on a commercial basis. Next to that we want to create a commercial aquaculture facility of international status, and become the global market leader in the production and distribution of European glass eels.
From its origin, Glasaal Volendam advanced far into the reproduction cycle of the eel: it is the leading company in the development of eel reproduction. The strategy of Glasaal Volendam is to achieve commercial scale glass eel production in 3 Business Phases, each lasting around 5 years. We are entering now phase 3. As off 2019 a further professionalization of the company is needed and therefore we’re looking for a senior research & operations officer.
Job Description COO
We are seeking an experienced COO to provide scientific leadership and manage the operations of the company. The right candidate must supervise and guide our team of biologists, establish a great working relationship with the board of directors and set a course for company strategy.
It is expected the COO will be appointed in 2019. A part time start is our preference, which will grow into a full-time position as soon as progress creates a large enough perspective on reaching the last milestone.
Coaching and academic development
The ongoing process of scientific enquiry, which in the end will benefit the company’s achievements, will be fostered and stimulated by providing scientific coaching to the personnel conducting the primary process of eel culture and reproduction. This trajectory will involve:
Then Glasaal Volendam looks forward to receiving your application! Mail your motivation, CV and LinkedIn profile to Carlo Binken, Chairman of the Board, email firstname.lastname@example.org, stating Vacancy COO.
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