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About the Role

 

Uber Freight is a marketplace built to connect shippers with trucks, much like the way the Uber app connects drivers and riders. We are a team of sharp, entrepreneurial individuals who are redefining the movement of things around the World. On the Uber Freight team, we fiercely believe that our dedication to transportation technologies will bring a more collaborative, efficient, safer and greener transportation for companies to move freight. 

 

We are currently looking for candidates to join our growing global team who share our enthusiasm for tackling today’s toughest challenges in transportation. When we see individuals truly owning their individual success, we succeed as a team.

 

The Emerging Products team is working on launching and growing some of our most exciting and fastest growing shipper products. As a Senior Associate, Strategy & Planning you will work on scaling our Emerging Products from developing the business strategy underpinning new product development to coordinating product launch, expansion and operationalization.

 

The ideal candidate will be a team player with strong business and analytical acumen, capable of working cross-functionally with sales, operations and product to develop a cohesive solution for our customers. We are looking for a passionate problem solver who can draw insights from data, interactions with customers and internal stakeholders, translate them into actionable technical and commercial solutions and create internal and external buy-in to drive our Emerging Products strategy forward. 

 

What You'll Do

  • Develop and continuously refine product strategy
  • Develop data analysis to draw insights on customer business needs
  • Develop product requirements to help our product team devise customer solutions
  • Collaborating with the Sales and Product Marketing in preparing sales marketing material
  • Operationalizing launch and expansion of Emerging Products.

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree
  • Exceptional SQL and Excel expertise, financial modelling and power point presentation skills
  • Minimum 4+ years of investment banking, business development, strategy, or similiar professional experience

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Exceptional critical thinking and analytical skills with the ability to use data to quickly root cause issues
  • Experience working closely and communicating effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Masters Degree in business/economics field
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Sr Strategy & Planning Associate - Emerging Products (Uber Freight)