As General Manager of Via’s newest business line, you won’t be working from an expansion playbook – you’ll be writing it. The GM role requires a combination of intelligence, creativity, and leadership that few possess. This is an opportunity for a truly outstanding entrepreneur to shape the operation of our game-changing service. You’ll need to be a consummate marketer, an operations workhorse, and an exceptionally creative problem solver.
Note: This role would manage one of Via’s newest business units, launching soon. The role would be based in New York City.
Responsibilities and Duties
Oversee Via’s launch into a new product vertical: develop the strategy and logistics behind our go-to-market plan
Set ambitious growth goals, then tirelessly work to exceed them
Own and manage the P&L for one of Via’s newest, most innovative business units
Manage the team: foster a collaborative, cohesive, and energetic presence
Ensure operational excellence, customer satisfaction, and an unbelievable product every day
Be the face of Via; develop relationships with policy makers, key players, and local partners
An independent self-starter: you thrive in fast-paced environments and feel comfortable with a very high level of responsibility
A no-nonsense thinker: you have sound business sense and make data-driven decisions
A detail-oriented executor: you’re obsessively action-oriented
An exceptional leader: people love working with you and for you
A savvy and tactful communicator: you intuitively find the right tone in every situation
A preternatural entrepreneur: you’re excited to build a new business from the ground up and shape the strategic direction of our company
Have an exceptional academic record and prior employment experience
At Via, we're on the cutting edge of mobility. We’re building revolutionary technology that’s changing the way people get around. It's on-demand transit on a mass scale, a smarter transportation that’s friendly to our planet. From on-demand autonomous shuttles in Australia to dynamically routed bus fleets in Singapore, our sophisticated operating system is powering transportation in the world’s biggest cities and is sought after by prominent transportation players globally. We’ve provided more than 50 million shared rides already, and we’re growing at an astonishing rate. We have offices in more than 15 countries and deployments in more than 50 markets, with a goal of hundreds of deployments within the next two years. If you’re someone who relishes wearing multiple hats, never backs down from a challenge, and loves getting things done, we’d love to hear from you!
Via offers above market compensation packages and benefits, including equity, health insurance, and relocation assistance.