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Senior Strategy & Planning Associate, France



Paris, France
Posted on Saturday, May 6, 2023
About The RoleWe are looking for a Senior Associate for the France region, who will partner with the general manager to deliver strategic projects and lead the governance. Someone who can navigate a highly diverse set of stakeholders to drive action and results; Someone with high eye for business that can understand complex problems fast, recommend a practical course of action and follow through. Someone who understands and speaks data, operations and strategy equally well.What You'll Do
  • Strategy: Work closely with the Ops leadership and S&P teams across EMEA to build a shared vision and strategic approach for the region and run strategic, consulting-like, projects
  • Planning: Build and maintain financial and headcount models, operational reporting, OKRs, projections, and key business metrics to inform leadership decision making
  • Program/Project Management: Be a resourceful, go-getting multitasker, supporting initiatives across the region by working with cross-functional stakeholders the US and EMEA
  • Scale: Build, maintain, and communicate detailed reporting models to assist city-level, regional, and expansion efforts, and make data-driven decisions
  • Develop Relationships: Work with other functional areas (Engineering, Business Development, People Operations, Product, Legal, Finance, Rides, Eats, Nemo etc.) to ensure efficient and productive working relationships
  • Complete projects: Step into operational gaps and help the local teams implement
What You'll Need
  • At least 4 years experience in investment banking, consulting, process optimization, business intelligence and/or strategy.
  • A BA or MA degree in Economics, Business or STEM fields
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills with exposure to senior partners and cross-functional teams.
  • Experience in defining solutions to sophisticated, strategic topics with a deeply analytical and data-driven approach to issues
  • Balance attention to detail with swift execution - we need to do things quickly, and we need to do them well
  • Full proficiency in French and English is required!
  • Self-starter - the ability to self-serve, investigate and get the data we require will make you much more effective in this role
  • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and address something hands-on, you persevere when others fall away
  • Sophisticated analytical capabilities, including knowledge of statistics and comfort with SQL
  • Experience implementing process optimization frameworks!
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