Head of Operations (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Vienna

About Prewave

Do you want to be part of one of the fastest-growing AI companies in Supply Chain Risk Management?


At Prewave, we are dedicated to unlocking an unprecedented level of efficiency, transparency and resilience in the supply chain for our customers. We pioneer supply chain risk management with our AI-powered solutions, analysing traditional and social media in 50+ languages and predicting risks and disruptions all over the world. We help our clients to achieve a sustainable supply chain and to prevent any setbacks.

We are already trusted partners of AbInBev, BMW, Kärcher, PwC, Porsche and many more. With the increasing importance and attention to supply chain due diligence in Europe, we grow every day, and so does our team! 

We are looking for a Head of Operations to join us on this exciting journey!
Your mission

As our Head of Operations at Prewave, you will…

  • Bring Prewave's internal organisation to a new level as needed to manage the rapid growth we are experiencing

  • Analyse the current processes and develop strategies for sustainable improvement

  • Design, set up and control new efficient (ideally digital) processes and systems inside the organisation and with partners

  • Take the ownership of knowledge and information sharing systems and processes

Your profile

Must haves

  • 3+ years of experience as Head of Operations, Operations Director or similar leadership role, ideally in a SaaS environment

  • Proven track record of managing complex, highly technical projects across departments

  • Experience with implementing IT systems

  • Knowledge of data analytics and reporting

  • Innovator and influencer personality who is driven by result

  • Outstanding communication and leadership skills

  • Fluent in English, German is nice-to-have

  • Valid work permit for Austria


Bonus points for…

  • Experience with start-up/scale-up environments

What we offer you
  • An extensive compensation package
    According to our national collective agreement, the minimum salary for this role is EUR 3,190 gross per month. We have a clear willingness to overpay depending on your concrete skills and experiences.

  • A dynamic team in an open and inclusive work atmosphere 
    As part of our ongoing commitment to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace, we’re dedicated to building teams with a wide variety of backgrounds, identities, and experiences.

  • Various opportunities to develop your career within the company
    We are committed to building our team spirit based on mutual respect and support. We help each other achieve personal and shared goals.

  • Opportunity to be part of a highly innovative Austrian tech startup
    We blaze the trail in our field, and we strive to help large firms ensure ethical and sustainable practices throughout their entire supply-chain processes.

  • A family-friendly environment
    We offer flexible working hours and home-office possibilities to support a healthy work-life balance. 

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

The Prewave Team

About us
Prewave is an AI startup building a global supply chain intelligence platform. Our technology analyzes social & news media in 50+ languages and detects and predicts disruption and sustainability risks. It is our goal to make local risks globally visible in order to make tomorrow’s supply chains more transparent, resilient and sustainable.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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