As a Lyra Operating Executive, you will take on an executive level (C-level, VP, etc.) role in one of our businesses or with our holding company team. Your responsibilities will include overseeing day-to-day operations, driving strategy and growth, setting company vision, and being accountable to the financial performance of the business.
Our Operating Executives work closely with, learn from, and share their perspectives with the group of peer executives across our businesses via formal events and ad-hoc conversations. Your peers will include ambitious professionals navigating their first few years as a senior executive, entrepreneurs who have built a business over decades, and seasoned managers with deep industry and functional expertise.
We are looking for smart, motivated executives who are looking to “roll up their sleeves” and hungry to make an impact by stewarding a business over the long-term. We have had tremendous success in empowering leaders early in their career and giving them more responsibility than others would be comfortable with. We offer exceptional people the opportunity to meaningfully accelerate their career trajectory.
Responsibilities May Include
• Drive short and long-term strategy & vision
• Build and optimize an organic growth engine
• Set operational and financial targets
• Allocate resources
• Make major decisions for our businesses
• Lead inorganic growth and diligence process for future acquisitions
• Lead executive-level hiring
• Ability to work with extreme autonomy and an ownership mindset
• Exceptional EQ, can develop relationships and followership at every level of the organizational hierarchy
• Leadership experience and ability to persevere through adversity
• Strong strategic and analytical skills, an ability to make great decisions with incomplete information
• Humble, accountable, and growth-minded
• Positive attitude and competitive intensity
• Achievement of one or more promotions at a previous employer
• Experience managing a team of direct reports
• Undergraduate or graduate education at a top ranked school