Miyamoto International is a purpose-driven firm with a mission to make the world a better, safer place. We specialize in disaster risk management and provide resiliency expertise that sustains industries and safeguards communities around the world. With an expanding portfolio of humanitarian assistance and disaster preparedness, risk mitigation and recovery programs, we are currently seeking a Director of Operations who has a passion for international development and humanitarian work to become a member of our growing and dynamic global International Development and Humanitarian practice area.
Location: Washington, DC area highly preferred. Other remote locations may be considered.
Reporting to the Principal of the International Development and Humanitarian Assistance practice area, the Director of Operations, a member of the practice areas leadership team, is responsible for operational excellence across the rapidly expanding International Development and Humanitarian Assistance (ID) practice area at Miyamoto International. The Director will work closely with ID leadership and the company’s enterprise services to develop an effective, efficient, and results-driven operational platform. He/She will be responsible for day-to-day operations and oversight of the platform.
Miyamoto International views operations as an integral foundation of its programming; the Director of Operations will be an active change manager and is expected to contribute to strengthening the integration of all practice area operations with corporate enterprise services and programs by collaborating closely with various teams and fostering positive collaboration and alignment.
This is a role up the sleeves position and will require the ability to work effectively at a systems level and when necessary, dive into specific business processes to achieve maximum efficiency.
Some Key Responsibilities of the position are:
Miyamoto International is seeking the best and brightest professionals to join our team. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated leader with exceptional communication skills as well as the ability to effectively manage multiple tasks. Flexibility, organizational skills, project collaboration and accountability are integral components to achieving our goals. Your entrepreneurial spirit should motivate others, inspire new ideas and contribute toward growth and impact. Successful candidates share our passion for helping others and strive to improve the quality of their work with each new challenge. This is an opportunity to expand your creativity and build your expertise in the field.
Miyamoto International has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy that applies to all positions.
Miyamoto International is an equal opportunity employer.