We're the driverless car company. We’re building the world’s best autonomous vehicles to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. Our team is small and we move quickly. We're currently testing a fully driverless solution on city streets. We're looking for smart, ambitious people to help build the world's largest fleet of driverless cars.

We’re looking for a Strategy Lead to guide Cruise’s operational strategy. Reporting to the VP of Global Markets, you will lead and develop a team of highly qualified strategy associates that will work to address these key strategic and operational challenges. We are looking for a passionate people leader with the analytical and project management chops to move our company forward.

Responsibilities:

  • Help define overall direction for Cruise’s operational strategy
  • Lead and develop a team of highly qualified strategy associates
  • Identify, scope, and prioritize high-priority, cross-functional projects
  • Manage workflow for team, setting and executing against key milestones
  • Provide constructive input on your team’s analytics and other work-product
  • Become point of contact for all things operational strategy at Cruise, building strong relationships with key team leaders
  • Present to senior executives at Cruise and GM

Requirements:

  • Proven ability to lead and manage a team working on complex, cross-functional projects
  • Desire to create opportunities for others
  • Expert story-lining skills
  • Effective communicator with ability to build strong relationships across the organization
  • Skilled user of PowerPoint, Excel, and other software programs commonly used in strategic work
  • Ability to travel occasionally
  • Passionate about self-driving technology and its potential impact on the world

Bonus points:

  • Prior experience at a leading management consulting firm or investment bank
  • MBA or equivalent from a top business school preferred
  • Prior experience at a high-growth start-up
  • Automotive industry experience

Perks:

  • Competitive salary and benefits (401k, health / dental / vision insurance)
  • Free rides in self-driving cars
  • Ability to provide meaningful contribution that has immediate value add to an organization that will revolutionize the face of vehicles, driving, and technology
 
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