Location: Salary: 70-90,000
Sector: IT Type: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Anders Christiansen Published: 28 days ago

​Are you an experienced leader with knowledge of how to create and build a team?

The company in question is looking for an experienced leader to bring them to another level within the industry.

As the pace of cryptocurrency adoption increases every year, more users are quickly finding themselves thrown into the vast and confusing world of DeFi. The demand for simplified, customisable, trustless smart contracts has never been greater.

Our client is looking to build the world's leading smart contract pool deployment toolkit, offering liquidity and token generation across a variety of blockchains. They seek to make professional, codeless tools more accessible to investors, technology companies, and ultimately - enthusiastic newcomers with fresh ideas, but who have no idea where to start.

Who they're looking for:

A CEO to lead the launch of a crypto infrastructure operation and are seeking a passionate and accomplished leader to head the core team, establish partnerships, and build a compelling product.

The Role:

Build and lead a high calibre team by leading the recruitment, retention, and professional development of “A” player early hires
Articulate and drive the strategic vision of the organisation; execute, build upon, and scale the business’ product roadmap
Develop and maintain relationships with potential customers (eg. crypto fintechs); build a strong brand as a credible infrastructure provider
Lead the fundraising efforts in conjunction with the management team and investors
Work closely with marketing and incubation teams to ensure smooth communication between all parties
Operate closely with the CMO to drive the marketing strategies
Be the face of the company to investors and community members, communicating regularly

What they need from you:⠀⠀

Track-record of leading a business as a CEO, President, COO, Product Executive, GM or experience in a senior management role.
3+ years experience working in a tech/cloud related business.
Experience with public speaking at events or meetups
Experience taking a business or product from 0 to 1; deep track record of entrepreneurship
Familiarity with cryptocurrency operations, specifically with liquidity, smart contracts and alternate chains (not only BTC / ETH)
Experience operating in a startup environment
Experience working with investors and boards of directors
Basic understanding of coding and development stages

Nice to Have:⠀⠀

Experience in standing up and operating running high-reliability systems (core infrastructure for crypto systems or otherwise)
Track record of raising funds from institutional investors (VC arms of pension funds, mutual funds, “permitted clients”, etc.)
Previous experience at a successful crypto startup, fund management, etc.