Operations Manager

Salary Unpaid
Equity To be negotiated
DroppX is an on-demand delivery platform that aims to make everything in a city immediately available to everyone. We are about to launch operations in Helsinki – and we need your help. If you are passionate about cutting-edge technology and making an impact in your city, then DroppX just might be for you.

DroppX is an on-demand delivery platform that aims to make everything in a city immediately available to everyone.


We are about to launch operations in Helsinki – and we need your help. If you are passionate about cutting-edge technology and making an impact in your city, then DroppX just might be for you.


About the Operations Manager role

As an Operations Manager at DroppX, you are the person who is in charge of the courier partner operations. This means you are ultimately responsible for every order being a successful one so that it arrives on time at the right location.


For this to happen you need to onboard, train and maintain a healthy community of first dozens, then hundreds of motivated and happy courier partners. You also need to build and maintain a solid internal support operation for our courier partners. All of this requires both people leadership and analytical skills, getting your hands dirty and working well together with your team.


What you will do

Operations

- Make critical business decisions based on the vast amount of data that the DroppX platform provides you with

- Perform efficient demand and supply planning while developing competitive and attractive payment models for our courier partners

- Expand to new cities and scale operations


Courier Partners

- Onboard, retain and grow the number of happy courier partners on DroppX’ platform to ensure a healthy and sustainable delivery operation

- Develop and apply service level expectations for courier partners

- Manage the payment schedule for our courier partners


Collaborate with internal teams

- Work with the marketing team to create and execute marketing campaigns

- Work with the Customer Experience team to make sure couriers deliver apart of orders, also great experiences.


About You

- You have several years of experience in management, business development or operations management

- This job requires strategic planning, but it also requires a lot of hands-on doing. You’ll get to both make the analysis and execute on it. This is why we wish you have the ability to combine an analytical mind with a hands-on, getting things done approach – while being great with people.

- You need leadership skills and the ability to show the direction, as well as the genuine will to support your team members and your courier partners on their way

- You’re able to navigate complex business data and make critical decisions, then check on the results and refine your actions going forward

- Fluent in Finnish and English

- You are willing to do what it takes and learn how to become a successful entrepreneur


So if you are excited about working in a high growth environment, taking ownership and being part of an extremely high performing team then we’d love to hear from you!

For more information or questions please contact us at hello@droppx.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

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Working at
DroppX

Faster, safer and fully trackable same-day delivery solution for E-commerce and platforms. Reinventing urban last-mile logistics. DroppX empowers local business owners to compete with Amazon dominance by providing commission-free affordable same-day deliveries. With an on-demand solution, local e-shops, restaurants and grocery stores can optimize and distribute deliveries in real-time without usual distribution centers and paying high commission fees to shipping companies or food delivery platforms.

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