Business Operations Associate at Color Genomics
Burlingame, CA, US
Color believes that everyone deserves access to high-quality information they can use to improve and maintain their health. We are transforming how entire populations receive access to critical health information, including their genetics, by removing financial, educational, technological, and geographic barriers. 
The Business Operations Associate will focus on driving forward strategic bets and “hard problems” at Color. The role will help anticipate opportunities, solve issues, and own and execute programs critical to Color's mission and the company's short- and long-term growth. These opportunities and "hard problems" could include short-term operational questions, strategic initiatives and growth opportunities, or deal/partnership opportunities -- all critical to an evolving business model in a nascent market. The role will also help drive cross-functional execution on Color’s fast-evolving priorities and get things done across the business.
The role’s main areas of responsibilities will include: 
  • Structuring complex, ambiguous and challenging opportunities for Color and proactively setting execution against those opportunities in motion
  • Improving Color’s understanding of its business and growth opportunities through thoughtful analytics and data synthesis
  • Building consensus among cross-functional teams and influencing decisionmaking
  • Leading flawless execution on cross-functional projects
  • 2 years+ of relevant work experience in top-tier management consulting, corporate strategy, business operations, or core strategic operations
  • Highly analytical thinker who finds structure and logic in complex or confused situations
  • Demonstrated track record of success
  • Desire to push self and others to be their best
  • Entrepreneurial and bold in thinking and action
  • High EQ, with an ability to drive consensus and progress across functions and personalities
  • Highly productive with an ability to make significant progress with only limited oversight and direction day-to-day; willingness to take on meaningful responsibility and ownership over projects and see execution through
  • High-energy and hard-working, with a positive attitude
  • A passion for Color’s mission and business