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  1. Permanent
  2. English, German
  3. Director
  4. Business Management & Officers (CxO)
  5. Zurich
  6. Consulting


Staffing, IT Recruitment, Strategy, Leadership, Finance, Business Development, Stakeholder Management, Operational Excellence, Risk Management, Compliance

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Swisslinx, an industry-leading staffing firm headquartered in Zurich and now proudly part of the Circle8Group, is actively seeking a visionary and commercially astute CEO to spearhead and optimize an ambitious global growth initiative.

With an impressive 25-year legacy in the Swiss market, we have cultivated a dynamic and entrepreneurial culture within a high-achieving team. As a premier partner for a diverse and expanding client base, we offer a distinctive work environment that empowers self-motivated team players, fostering a uniquely collaborative, ambitious, and enjoyable setting for individuals to thrive and unleash their potential.

The ideal candidate will bring a wealth of experience in the staffing industry, coupled with a keen understanding of the IT recruitment market. We seek a strategic thinker and innovator who embraces technology and its opportunities, all while cultivating positive relationships within their sphere.

Key Responsibilities

- Develop and execute a clear strategic vision to propel international growth and profitability aligned with long-term organizational goals.
- Inspire and lead a team of senior executives to achieve business objectives, ensuring seamless collaboration across all departments.
- Assume responsibility for financial planning, budgeting, and maintaining a robust financial position for the company.
- Identify new business opportunities, market developments, and growth prospects, forging strategic partnerships.
- Cultivate positive and transparent relationships with customers, prospects, suppliers, colleagues, and shareholders.
- Ensure efficient business processes, guided by the vision of 'better, smarter & faster.'
- Identify and manage operational and strategic risks to ensure business stability.
- Ensure strict compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and ethical standards within the industry.


- Over 10 years in a managerial position.
- University degree/relevant educational background; an MBA would be a plus.
- Extensive knowledge of the labor market, relevant laws, and regulations.
- Proven success in leading growth and achieving financial goals.
- Strong strategic thinking, innovation focus, and a keen interest in the latest AI developments and applications.
- Actively engaged in commercial networks, social media, and a representative figure for interested organizations.
- Strong communication skills.
- Fluent in English; German highly desirable.
- A leader who values the personal growth of employees.

If you believe this opportunity aligns with your skills and aspirations, kindly submit your application to

We invite you to be a part of our journey in shaping the future – a future where your leadership contributes to success on a global scale. Don't miss out – this opportunity is available to candidates currently based in the EU who meet the specified criteria, including language fluency. We look forward to the possibility of you thriving with us at Swisslinx!

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