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Head of Safety & Standards - US & Canada

Central Operations, Operations & Launch
in Chicago, Illinois

The Head of Safety & Standards for US & Canada Rides oversees three critical functions: safety, business standards & customer experience, and fraud. As the leader of this organization, you bring a track record of building teams and systems and ideally have experience designing processes for scale. As a highly visible leader in the US & Canada Rides organization, you will act as a thought partner to our Head of US & Canada Central Operations and the broader Rides leadership team.

What You'll Do

  • Set Vision: Work closely with business leaders across the company to develop and refine your team's strategy. As a leader in the US & Canada Rides organization, you'll have a clear viewpoint on what our US & Canada Rides strategy looks like, and how the Safety & Standards organization fits within that
  • Lead safety initiatives and manage ongoing safety programs, including designing and executing efforts to maximize safety for riders and drivers
  • Partner with Uber's global safety team and coordinate across the Rides organization to support and execute global safety efforts
  • Develop and oversee business standards & customer experiences for how support issues are resolved, including refund policy analyses and self-service customer support policy management
  • Manage risk and fraud workstreams. Develop new risk management strategies as the business evolves
  • Motivate and develop a large, multi-faceted team to continually uplevel results, expectations, and stretch for increasingly higher levels of impact; hire strong individuals to round out the team
  • Work closely in a matrixed environment with Operations, Marketing, Strategy, Safety, Product and Engineering, Finance and other functions and senior leadership to deliver

What You'll Need

  • 12+ years of deep, hands-on management of functions that included combinations of the following: operations, business analytics, customer care and retention, risk management and/or project management
  • Track record of building and managing high performing teams of 20+ individuals; experience coaching and developing people managers
  • High energy and motivational leadership driven by personal influence and example with direct staff, peers, and senior leaders across all company functions
  • Unparalleled business judgement and critical thinking skills with the ability to use data to quickly establish the highest value priorities and develop a strategy to pursue them
  • Quantitative data analysis, deep actionable insights, modelling, and advanced test plan design and analysis experience
  • Experience working closely and communicating effectively with stakeholders in an ever-changing, rapid growth environment with tight deadlines

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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.