VP of Operations – Charleston, S.C.

QEI Security & Technology provides low-voltage and residential security services throughout South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

QEI Security & Technology is currently looking for a VP of Operations in Charleston, S.C. to oversee all low voltage and security operations. This position is a member of the leadership team directly responsible for 5-10 employees and indirectly responsible for 30 employees.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain ongoing job cost accounting to allow timely reviews of effectiveness and profitability of all work performed
  • Lead the Charleston security and low voltage operations teams, providing schedules, training, project management and corrective action
  • Assist in developing company business goals and strategies
  • Manage inventory and ordering processes
  • Consistently visit all geographic markets to ensure effective operation, quality and resources
  • Maintain current knowledge of technologies and trends and continually strengthen skills.

Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership skills, to include solid project management skills
  • Capable of managing multiple projects concurrently and managing multiple team members concurrently
  • Able to set and meet budgets and deadlines per job
  • Perform well under pressure
  • Customer service oriented, BOTH internal and external
  • Effective communication (oral, written, listening), organization, prioritization, multi-tasking and problem-solving skills
  • Innovative
  • Great attention to detail
  • Willing to accept new challenges in changing business landscape
  • Experience managing and mentoring other employees
  • Ability to demonstrate a credible and trustworthy presence through professionalism, demeanor, and broad technical knowledge.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards
  • Expertise in the various system and/or vendors for security and low voltage products