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Head of Customer Operations, Uber Eats - UKI

Community Operations
in London, United Kingdom

The Head of Community Operations, UberEats UKI manages and is responsible for optimizing all of our customers (i.e., eaters, couriers, restaurants) interactions across all channels for the United Kingdom + Ireland. Her/His mission is to deliver a world-class experience for every interaction we have and doing this in the most efficient and lean way possible for all our eaters, couriers, and restaurants. All this is done in a way that establishes trust for our community, which is of paramount importance and integral to the way our customers experience our product. The role involves managing and leading a team of local Customer Strategy & Operations Managers, and building and fostering strong cross-functional relationships with Director-level stakeholders across Operations, Finance, Legal, Marketing, etc.

Ultimately, the Head of Comm Ops Eats will be held accountable for the full suite of support health metrics (e.g., queue health, SLAs, contact volumes, support cost/financials, quality and efficiency) for her/his territory. A strong bias towards data analysis balanced with high emotional intelligence and a strong track record in stakeholder management is crucial to ensuring the optimal experience for our customers - both internal and external to Uber. A strong preference will be given to individuals who have run Customer Operations at scale in a similarly fast-paced environment in the past.

Who you are

  • A lover of process and optimisation. You will be part of a team that is transforming customer interactions for the Uber Eats community. You're excited about the opportunity to create and experiment with processes and modalities, and are willing and able to lead others utilizing them.
  • An experienced people leader. You will manage a great team of Senior Customer Experience managers and be passionate about their career development and focussed on enabling them to be successful in their roles.
  • A good communicator and stakeholder manager. You are able to strike the right tone and are a great stakeholder manager across the business both locally and internationally
  • Data-driven and analytical in mindset. You can look at any spreadsheet and know the right questions to ask to get to actionable outcomes, and you know how to explain data in a digestible way.
  • Incredibly empathetic and understanding of both Restaurant, courier and eater situations alike. You will be an excellent advocate for Uber Eats partners and customers and are passionate about improving the customer experience.
  • Collected and calm under pressure. You have superb organizational skills, integrity, and great follow-through on tasks.
  • Open and curious. You love learning how things work and you're always looking for ways to innovate. You enjoy testing different support strategies and tracking the results.

What You'll Do

  • Drive thought leadership in your region both within Community Operations and across other business lines on all things related to the Eats customers (i.e., eaters, couriers, restaurants) experience
  • Influence executive/director-level leadership on how to quickly and efficiently scale human-based support processes across a globally distributed labor force
  • Scope, plan and execute forward-looking projects that enable Uber's leadership to make strategic decisions on the future of customer interactions within your region
  • Focus on the main KPI performance metrics that matter to our business, through your immediate team and the performance of our Partners (e.g. CoE, BPOs, GLs etc)
  • Collaborate with other Regional/Functional Leads within the broader Europe/Middle East/Africa Community Operations team and stakeholders across the business (e.g., Central Operations, Product, Marketing, Finance)
  • Develop and manage key stakeholder relationships across the Uber Eats business with a view to enabling your team and others to deliver amazing customer experiences.
  • Recruit, manage, coach, and take a deep interest in the career development of the members of your team
  • Develop high-impact communications and presentations tailored to an executive/director-level audience

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.