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Frontiers Open Science sp. z o.o.
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The OKR management methodology is the secret sauce that fuels Frontiers on its mission to create solutions for healthy lives on a healthy planet. The role of an OKR Coach is instrumental in managing, improving, and promoting our use of OKRs.
OKR coaches oversee the OKR process and ensure alignment of OKRs throughout the organization using strategic consulting skills and a deep understanding of the essence of the company’s objectives and key results.
As an OKR Coach, you will work across the following thematic areas:
OKR Planning: You will support our autonomous OKR teams with managing the quarterly OKR planning process by organizing and facilitating planning sessions which aim to identify key strategic and operational objectives. As a strong influencer, you’ll play a key role in supporting teams and individuals across the business in the assessment of their resources where there is overlap or where there are interdependencies between areas or departments.
OKR Cadence: You will work alongside our autonomous OKR teams and enable effective use of the OKR methodology by overseeing the OKR check-in cycle, facilitating check-in sessions, capturing lessons learned, and evolving our use of the OKRs process.
OKR Training: You will contribute to designing and delivering in-house individual or group OKR training solutions with the aim of raising internal OKR know-how and capacity.
OKR Culture: By coaching and influencing, you will help foster the development of the mindset and culture that enables optimal use of OKRs.
Maintain and continuously improve a robust set of OKR quarterly planning and runtime processes
Contribute to delivering online and in-person OKR training as well as coaching staff on how the OKR system is used at Frontiers
Work closely with one or more autonomous OKR teams by coaching them on OKR crafting, outcome-focused mindset and the OKR process
Ensure that all objectives are clear, and the key results are well defined and measurable
Support the annual strategic planning and setting of annual OKRs
Contribute to being the keeper of the OKR system to ensure that it is updated, constantly improved and transparently available to all colleagues
Contribute to the regular communication of the vision, mission, and strategy and how OKRs relate to them
Build and manage a network of colleagues and contacts, sharing examples of best practice in across Frontiers.
Must have: Experience with OKR processes and/or dedicated professional development/training in OKR methodology
Must have: Experience with facilitating workshops and fact-finding sessions
Advantage: Experience with working with software product development teams in an agile environment
Savvy in metrics and results measurement; you understand the difference between activity and results
Excellent communicator and listener with ability to engage employees and executives credibly and confidently
You are genuine, warm, positive, engaging, empathetic, with the ability to show tact and poise under pressure
You are polished in your presentation, meeting facilitation, and written communication skills.
You are business savvy, with strong interest and experience in areas of strategy development, linking strategy and execution, operational excellence, and developing high performing teams.
You are results oriented problem solver with excellent organization, project management, and time management skills.
What we offer
With more than 50 nationalities represented in our global team, you will work regularly with teammates in other countries, and with our community of researchers, editors, and authors from around the globe.
Our mission to create solutions for healthy lives also extends to the working environment we provide for our employees.
100% remote working: Employees now have the flexibility to choose where they want to work, with remote working available on a part- or full-time basis. Employees receive an initial Work from Home payment, followed by a monthly stipend to support remote working.
Learning and development: All employees have access to LinkedIn Learning (and Pluralsight for our technology team), an annual personal learning budget, and dedicated L&D time.
Wellbeing: We offer free online yoga classes, an employee assistance plan, access to the Headspace app, and four wellbeing days on top of your annual leave allowance.
Volunteering opportunities: Employees can dedicate three days each year to volunteer for a personal cause or through our volunteering partner platform, Alaya.
flexible working time
employee referral program
Frontiers Open Science sp. z o.o.
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