Two very important leadership skills are required to get that next promotion!
Would you appoint a VP Operations that you would have complete confidence in because they will take on responsibility for a major component of the organization? Likely so.
A key activity of a VP of Operations is to provide inclusive direction and guidance to the operational activities of an organization. This type of position is your key go to leader. Therefore, this person needs to know how to work in a team and moreover, how to motivate a team to work.
Next someone with very strong communication skills should be considered to motivate employees and build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Bonus Quality/Requirement – Organized
One of the key activities a VP does is to allocate resources. In order to meet these goals this individual needs to have strong analytical and administrative skills. Ideally, skilled at project management. Overall this organized; effective communicator and team lead needs to be a very competent leader that you can trust implicitly.