COO, Psychedelic Enhanced Therapy Clinic

Full Time
Posted 10 months ago

Hive Australia is searching for an entrepreneurial CEO with experience in healthcare, hospitality, wellness and startups who is passionate about the psychedelics renaissance and wants to work in a global, VC backed company. 


Hive Australia (Byron Bay) is an Australian branch of Hive – a network of state of the art mental health centers using psychedelics assisted therapies. Hive is backed by the Conscious Fund – the most prominent VC fund investing into psychedelics medicine. Hive Australia is led by Dr Jamie Rickcord – a medical cannabis pioneer in Australia. 

The COO will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of Hive Australia and will report directly to the board of directors, working jointly with Dr Rickcord to build and grow the centre. 

Responsibilities include: 

● Leadership; Provides visionary leadership . 

● Operational management; Maintains an organized system of management and controls that ensure smooth function of clinic operations, timely accomplishment of goals, and physical, financial and human resource viability and success. 

● Strategic planning; Develops, implements and executes operational plans. 

● Partnerships and negotiations; Develops strategic local partnerships and ensures skillful negotiations that help to position the organization for success. 

● Financial performance and financial planning; Utilizes financial and analytical skills to lead, monitor and take actions that ensure the clinic’s financial stability and long term success. 

Capital raising and investors relations; Facilitates the local fundraise and maintains good investor relations. 

Community relations; Fosters strong community relations and develops collaborative partnerships.

● Human resources (non-medical); Provides leadership that aligns and challenges the workforce, inspires loyalty and promotes fulfillment of the clinic’s mission, vision and values. 

● Regulatory compliance; Ensures legal, regulatory and accrediting compliance and represents the clinic in relationships with local, state and federal governing agencies including the TGA. 


● A minimum of 3 years of executive startup experience in healthcare/clinics/digital healthcare/mental health/wellness/retreats space. 


A combination of salary and equity in the company. 


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