Chief of Staff


Job Description

We are seeking a Chief of Staff reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer. This position will act as both an advisor to the CEO and a delegate on his behalf. You will partner closely with the Senior Leadership team to develop, communicate and execute strategic plans across the business. Day-to-day responsibilities are dynamic and will vary greatly based on the candidate & the business needs at the time. This role serves as a potential pipeline to senior operational roles at Company.

We're a "best of both worlds" kind of company. We're big enough to have resources and scale, but small enough that a single person has a surprising amount of autonomy and can make a meaningful impact. We're curious, fun, a little intense, and kind of obsessed with helping local businesses thrive. Does that sound like a great way to grow your career Let's get into the details: 

You'll spend time on the following:

  • Act as thought partner to the CEO on all aspects of corporate strategy
  • Understand and actively participate in full scope of running a global, public company – both internally and externally  
  • Drive the annual business planning process and work intimately with the senior leadership team (STeam) to shape strategic priorities
  • Own content, strategy and agendas for STeam meetings, executive offsites and Board of Directors meetings
  • Build strong relationships with C-Level and S-Team members to influence decision-making across the organization

We're excited about you if you have:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience required; MBA strongly preferred
  • 8-10 years of work experience in management consulting, investment banking or corporate strategy with proven track record of success
  • Operating experience (e.g., marketing, product, business development) and online or marketplace experience a plus
  • Strong program management skills to drive multiple initiatives in a changing environment with limited supervision
  • Experience navigating complex / matrixed business organizations and negotiating optimal solutions across cross-functional teams
  • Analytic, strategic and structured thinker with entrepreneurial drive
  • Clear and effective communicator via keyboard and in-person  
  • High integrity, trusted advisor with high EQ and low ego

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