Director of Operations

Employer: Prime Photonics LC
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: Accounting/Finance, Manufacturing/Operations
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 9/16/2020
Closing Date: 10/30/2020
Prime Photonics LC
Prime Photonics provides leading edge sensor and instrumentation products for turbomachinery test, measurement and health monitoring. Founded in 1999, our customers include turbomachinery manufacturers, US DoD, turbomachinery operators, universities, Government labs, and related test and services providers.


http://www.primephotonics.com
Job Description Prime Photonics - About Us
Prime Photonics develops and manufactures leading edge sensor and instrumentation products for turbomachinery and rotating equipment test, measurement and health monitoring.  Founded in 1999, our customers include turbomachinery manufacturers, US DoD, NASA, DOE, turbomachinery operators, universities, Government labs, and related test and services providers.  Prime Photonics is ISO 9001:2015 certified.
 
Director of Operations
We are looking for a Director of Operations to join our company and leadership team.  The successful candidate is an experienced business professional with a strong background in accounting, finance, contracts and business operations.  The ideal candidate will be an achiever who enjoys both leading and working with others.
 
The Director of Operations will be responsible for all business operations including accounting and finance, commercial and Government contracts, facilities, company administration, and will be an important contributor to quality and manufacturing functions. The Director of Operations reports to the CEO and will work with the CEO, leadership team and Board in the development and execution of company business strategies.
 
Duties
  • Accounting, finance, budget planning and tracking (Controller)
  • Oversight of all business operations including human resources, IT, facilities, purchasing, health and safety, regulatory, insurance
  • Negotiation and oversight of commercial and Government contracts
  • Strategic planning and participation on the leadership team
 
Qualifications
  • At least 12 years of experience in accounting and finance and/or business operations.
  • BS degree in accounting and finance; MBA preferred.
  • Experience reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts required.  Experience with US Government contracts a significant plus.
  • Quality management system experience a plus.
  • Hardworking, persistent, honest and dependable.
Prime Photonics is an EEOC employer.  US citizenship is necessary. 
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