General Manager: West Africa, Lagos 3 views

The core of Uber is in the city team, led by a General Manager. They make the magic that is Uber a reality. It’s a big deal, and the qualities and capabilities required of an Uber GM mean you are an incredibly intelligent, talented and highly sought-after professional. Sound like you?

The General Manager is by far the most demanding position Uber has to offer; it requires such a degree of talent, guts and leadership that the right person is difficult to find. As the leader of West Africa you will be responsible for the development and growth of our business across this region. As a GM, you are responsible for owning the markets, operational excellence, rider and driver experience, and extending the Uber brand to the masses through cross collaboration amongst internal teams – marketing, supply chain management, political engagement, service quality management, social media, PR. Continual improvement and a quality focus are the name of the game.

We believe in solving local problems with local solutions, so understanding your market and delivering custom messages is important. This is where creativity meets analytics head on.And it’s the cross of the analytical with the creative that makes the Uber GM an incredibly difficult job to fill. If you’re potentially one of the truly rare, gifted Uber GMs, we want to hear from you! WHAT YOU’LL DO: Lead the team in growing revenue and ridershipCoach and scale our large and ever-growing team of marketers and operations specialistsManage the market P&LInitiate creative local marketing strategies and user growth campaignsRepresent Uber at regional events and with regional & international PRManage regional regulatory concerns and regional politicsCommunicate product/process needs to HQ, work with product/engineering to deliver on themHelp scale our other cities through developing and sharing best practices WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW/HAVE: 10+ years of general management experienceData-driven decision mentality and sound business judgment through strong analytical thinkingCreative solutions driven mindset, with a get shit done attitudeStellar networking skills and the ability to make smart partnerships happenEntrepreneurial DNA and fearlessness of a honey-badgerMBA strongly preferred PERKS: Executive opportunity with a large team and a large market; shape the strategic direction of the companyThe rare chance to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built.

We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globallySharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environmentEmployees are given Uber credits every month

Only candidates can apply for this job.
Share this job
Connect with us
More jobs from Uber