We are building the Operating System for global trade.
Flexport today connects almost 10,000 clients and suppliers across 109 countries, including established global brands like Georgia-Pacific as well as emerging innovators like Sonos. Started in 2013, we've raised over $1.3B in funding from SoftBank Vision Fund, Founders Fund, GV, First Round Capital and Y Combinator. We’re excited about the three big ways we’re moving forward after our recent $1B investment from SoftBank Vision Fund in February 2019.
With offices on three continents, our team is as global as our client base and we’re excited to continue building a product and service they love. Wherever you are, whichever role you play, you’re guaranteed to share your day with committed, encouraging, and resourceful team members.
We're looking for a Chief of Staff to our GM of North America to help drive alignment, efficiency and communication across Sales, Account Management, Operations and Commercial Operations and to deliver on strategic initiatives for the North America Demand organization.
What you’ll do:
You’ll assist the N.AM GM in executing on quarterly and annual Demand goals while also driving/overseeing strategic cross-functional projects & initiatives across the Demand organization
You’ll be an integral part of productivity and effectiveness of our N.AM GM’s direct reports (including GMs and business leaders)
You’ll assume day-to-day responsibility for select projects and tasks
You’ll be responsible for the preparation & presentation of key materials
You will create and maintain cross-departmental relationships to enable leadership success
You will bring together multiple stakeholders and help drive decisions
Assist in prioritizing issues for the N.AM GM (i.e. filtering team information, presentations, data, analysis, etc.)
What you’ll need:
5-7 year experience at top tier consulting and/or finance firm
Impeccable managerial and interpersonal skills
Proven track record of effectively interacting with senior management
Ability to work strategically and collaboratively across departments
You are effective, versatile and action-oriented
Excellent communication skills
Where you’ll work:
Our flagship office is on Market Street. We’re dog-friendly. We do a lot of 1:1s at the beautiful Yerba Buena Gardens and, as a truly global company, we don’t let geography slow us down. We rotate hack-a-thons and move Flexporters all around the world.
Investing your time with Flexport means having immediate impact, all over the world. You’re empowered to do what’s best for everyone and trusted to make the right decisions when and where you need them. Join our collective of entrepreneurs and improve the world’s experience in global trade.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.