Chief Operating Officer
Also referred to as: Chief Operating Officer, COO
Requirements and Responsibilities
Leads the planning and development of an organization's operational objectives and initiatives. Develops strategies and oversees the execution of plans to attain short- and long-term financial and mission-critical operational goals. Directs the development of the organization's functional capacity that will produce sustainable growth and minimize risk. Develops operating budgets. Establishes effective operational policies and procedures. Typically requires a master's degree. Typically reports to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Top level or C level management. Responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Defines corporate vision and strategy establishes company direction and focus. Executes multiple high impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals.
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Level of Education:  Chief Operating Officer Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Chief Operating Officer Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Chief Operating Officer Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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