Head of Administration / Operations Manager

San Francisco, United States

Do you have the relevant experience to set up and organize our Administrative and Operational organisation and processes into in a multinational company?

Did you gain relevant expertise in an entrepreneurial / start up environment? 

Is an innovative, vibrant environment and working with the brightest technical disruptors your cup of tea?

Moreover, would you like to see your value as a professional increase immensely?

Then, come on over and join us: We’re looking for you! 

About the role

In this role you’ll be responsible for the internal tasks related to our US operations. This position requires, initiative, strong attention to detail and ownership. You will be closely collaborating with an international team based in e.g. London, UK, Madrid, Spain and Tokyo, Japan.

Our ideal candidate

For setting up and further developing our internal organisation, we need someone who knows her/his way around the conditions in the US: Corporate taxes, Corporate, Federal and State Law, Accounting, Insurances management, Supplier relation management, Credit card companies, Insurance companies (Employee benefits; Immigration and Visa process) as well as contractors. In addition, and especially once our HQ has opened its doors; Facility management, Hospitality and Office management could be added to your responsibilities.

You will be working from our HQ in San Francisco (SoMA), overlooking our US operation (SFO; Dallas, TX; Boston, MA), and collaborating with your peers in Madrid, Spain, London, UK and Tokyo, Japan. 

Key responsibilities

  • Reviewing and defined the strategy of the internal operations in US with the current team based in other geographies
  • Checking and redefining operative processes to apply in the US
  • Liaising with financial institutions (banks, insurance companies)
  • Responsible of administrative procedures (Liaising with city council, state, central administration)
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Analyzing and identifying the best providers for several internal services (insurances, attorney firm, benefit providers) for the company
  • US purchase responsibility according the policies
  • Coordination with the IT and Admin core team (be part of that)
  • Coordination with HR department and third parties on immigration processes
  • Support for local employee’s procedures and expat processes
  • Ad Hoc reporting and analysis as needed
  • Demonstrated financial modelling capabilities.

Base Qualifications

  • Approx. 7-9 years of relevant experience
  • Relevant study background 
  • Strong project management skills and able to work across different time zones from time to time
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills, with ability to work successfully across many disciplines
  • Maturity, judgment, independently driven, resourceful, able to deliver with minimal direction
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with 3rd parties, customers, business owners, partners and management
  • Contract management
  • High sense of ownership, urgency, prioritization and drive
  • Nimbleness and comfort with ambiguity; a track record of responding quickly to rapidly evolving threats and opportunities
  • Strong bias for action; ability to juggle multiple priorities and create a sense of urgency in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • The right to work in the US
  • Availability to travel around US.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A good grasp of the Spanish language would be welcomed


  • Freedom & responsibility from day one 
  • Professional and personal growth
  • Excellent working conditions at our HQ in San Francsico (SoMA)

Our Offer to you: This workplace! Going to work should feel like coming home. As working with the brightest, the insatiable curious & the creative forward-thinkers, makes work fun. It’s that simple a truth. And, if you’re a bit of a techie yourself, like we are, it can’t get any cooler than shaping and developing new disruptive technologies for a better society. 

About us

NTT Disruption is an Open Disruption Platform built to meet and embrace great new ideas to co-create, co-validate and co-accelerate through exponential technologies.

Launched in 2019 as a new business area of NTT Global, our goal is moving forward in technological disruption and create a real impact in specific industries and through that improve the society we live in.

We are art and science. Our talent combines artist disruptors, able to engage people with contents, events and experiences, plus product and development disruptors, that are incessantly creating concepts to proof, being the essence that keeps the disruption platform alive, healthy and moving forward from conception to launch.

At NTT Disruption we fully embrace differences. Differences gives us new insights, new learnings, inspiration and aspirations. Being different is enriching. Different views excite us.  We offer a workplace where every individual can thrive. As a result: Going to work should feel like coming home. NTT Disruption takes pride in being an equal opportunity workplace.

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