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Badoo.com

Badoo.com

Badoo.com

Badoo is the largest Social Network for Meeting New People locally in the world. There are 180 million members are already connected and more than 100,000 new members join every day. Badoo is not only the largest, but also the fastest growing Social Network for Meeting New People globally.

Professional

Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
2 Aug 2013

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Salary details:
As well as enjoying competitive salaries, Badooers have the added benefit of private healthcare, generous holidays, company pension, gym subsidy and an extra chocolaty cake on your birthday. You’re also safe in the knowledge that you’re working at one of the world’s most exciting tech start-ups.    

Employer tags:
Industry:
Internet
Tech
Esc Factor:
Entrepreneurial Work
Exciting Brand
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Office & Project Manager

Join one of the most successful social networks on the planet! Play a key role in growing an already hugely successful business. Free food, ping-pong and pool tables for all to enjoy!

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Salary details:
As well as enjoying competitive salaries, Badooers have the added benefit of private healthcare, generous holidays, company pension, gym subsidy and an extra chocolaty cake on your birthday. You’re also safe in the knowledge that you’re working at one of the world’s most exciting tech start-ups.    

Job Type:
Full-time
Level:
Mid Level
Escape Factors:
Entrepreneurial Work
Exciting Brand
Function:
Project Management
Project management
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Badoo is the largest Social Network for Meeting New People locally in the world. There are currently 180 million members already connected and more than 100,000 new members join every day. Badoo is not only the largest, but also the fastest growing Social Network for Meeting New People globally. 

For more information, visit http://www.badoo.com.

History & Ownership

Andrey Andreev, a well-known Internet entrepreneur, has had a successful career creating, running and exiting online business ventures across Europe over the last decade. In 2002, Andreev started contextual advertising firm Begun, often described as an earlier version of Google AdWords. A majority share of the company was purchased by Russian investment firm FINAM in 2004. Google tried to purchase Begun for $140 million in 2008.  

Mamba was founded in 2004. Today it is the most popular dating site in Russia, with roughly 8 million users (or 13% of Russia’s Internet population) using its service. A majority share was sold in 2006 to FINAM and Mail.ru.

Badoo launched in Spain in 2006, with the product quickly spreading in popularity throughout Europe and into Latin America. Today it is the largest social network in the world for meeting new people, with over 140 million registered users; generating over $150 million USD’s per year and operating in 180+ countries.

Position Description Office & Project Manager  

Badoo is now looking for a creative and energetic Office & Project Manager to organise and supervise all of the administrative duties that facilitate the smooth running of the Badoo Offices.  The role will be based in the Badoo Office in Soho, London and will report to the CFO.  

Responsibilities/ Job Role:
 

A key element of the role is helping the Founders, CFO and others grow this already exciting and highly successful business.  

  • Organise and draft important business pitches, marketing, event management, commercial processes, team processes, recruitment and Office Management
  • Oversee and communicate with building managers & landlords.  
  • Manage refurbishments and development of offices including overseas offices
  • Update and renewal of company insurance policies
  • Budget control for whole company excluding legal costs
  • Manage Front of House, Admin Team and oversee the IT department
  • To take on specific research or projects, as agreed with the Founders & CFO
  • Carry out staff appraisals, managing performance and disciplining staff
  • Reviewing and updating Health & Safety policies and ensuring they are observed
  Experience:  

  • Extensive experience of an Office & Project Manager in an similar environment
  • Significant experience working directly with HNWI and high level board executives
  • Brilliant organisational skills
  • Natural communicator
  • Good analytical research skills
  • Team Managerial experience
  • Experience of using Mac systems including Google docs.
  • PRINCE qualification/certificates a bonus
  Personal Characteristics:  

  • Calm under pressure
  • Willing to go the extra mile
  • Organise time and work efficiently
  • Flexible with working hours
  • Approachable
  • Happy to travel if required
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