Lenovo Chief Operations Officer in Sydney, Australia

Lenovo is a US $46 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial and enterprise technologies. Globally, our product lines include a full range of commercial and consumer PCs, servers and workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices including tablets and smart phones. We design and build our products to bring progress to the world. Serving customers in more than 160 countries, we take our inspiration from the drive and imagination of the people who make things happen; our technology helps those who do, do better.

At Lenovo we employ more than 60,000 people worldwide and our people share a common aspiration to be the very best. Whether serving our customers, working as a team or contributing to the community, we are working to build a unique company. A company that delivers unparalleled products created and supported by people with a wealth of different cultures and experiences. Our strength lies in this diversity. We are dedicated to fostering an environment that encourages entrepreneurism and ownership. A workplace where people's talents can be challenged and their efforts recognised and rewarded. We employ fantastic people…come join the fun!

You will own and drive the ANZ operations team for management and accuracy on all Business Operations activities for Australia & New Zealand. Provide excellent standards of operation controls for the ANZ business including weekly reporting to the CGM for ANZ and providing strong leadership to the Operations team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Facilitating Weekly Cadence across the ANZ Leadership Team

  • Prepare for and participate in weekly Business Management System meetings

  • Prepare and participate in quarterly AP operations review

  • Maintain price protection claims process for Distribution Partners

  • Maintain operational reporting databases

  • Provide operations support to the Channel Sales team in preparation of Quarterly Business Reviews for key business partners

  • Liaise with market intelligence firms (IDC and Gartner)

  • Oversee the Incentives and Commissions process in conjunction with HR

  • Local 'dotted-line' responsibility for the ANZ BT/IT team

  • Grow staff capability within ANZ Operations teams Key Requirements:

  • Minimum 7 years experience as Operations Leader at Executive level, preferably in the PC or similar industries

  • Confidence and ‘presence’ in presenting to “C Level Executives”

  • Accountable for delivery of accurate and insightful Operations results.

  • Familiarity and confidence operating in a fast paced business

  • Track record of strong leadership of teams

Lenovo is an Affirmative Action - Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a market-competitive salary and benefits package including: An external benefits package, an Employee Assistance Program, life insurance, a reward and recognition program that provides the opportunity to win cash and non-cash incentives, flexible work arrangements and professional and interpersonal development programs tailored to your needs.

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Job ID #: 54904

Position Title: Chief Operations Officer

Location: AUS-Sydney

Functional Area: Strategy and Operations

Facility: Corporate Office

Relocation Provided: No

Education Required: Masters Degree

Experience Required: More than 10 years

Travel Percent: 0