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Manager, Safety Governance

Trust & Safety, Safety, Security & Insurance
in San Francisco, California

About the Role

We are currently searching for a Senior Program Manager to enhance safety governance processes and structures at Uber. As a global company with dispersed businesses and operations in over 65 countries around the globe, safety is a top priority for Uber. This is a strategic opportunity to strengthen existing risk management and safety governance protocols and also develop and implement new processes to ensure Uber's safety programs, processes, and governance remain best in class. The role offers a rare opportunity to influence how Uber operates across its business lines, for many years in the future.

The ideal candidate must have strong expertise and proven experience in safety or risk assessment programs, coupled with excellent communication, leadership and influencing skills to drive and manage change in complex organization.

What You'll Do

  • Working with senior leaders from Uber's Safety and Insurance team, as well as its Safety Legal team, to:

    • Identify areas of opportunity for safety governance and risk management at Uber
    • Consult with internal and external experts on best in class safety governance and risk management
    • Design, develop and implement the program you design, including but not limited to
    • Organizational design - ensuring Uber is organized properly to manage risks to Uber's platform and users
    • Governance and risk management: ensuring top leaders are up-to-date and aware of risks to Uber's platform and managing those risks effectively
    • Internal culture: Ensuring all of Uber's employees understand the company's safety priorities and how to implement risk mitigation strategies in their day to day roles
    • Controls and monitoring: ensuring critical infrastructure for Uber's safety programs are reliable and robust
    • Develop improved career paths for safety professionals at Uber
    • Work with senior leaders across Uber to bring improved safety governance and risk management approaches to all aspects of our business
    • Regularly conduct rigorous, well structured meetings with senior management
    • Bring your industry experience in safety and perspective on how to effectively structure a safety governance function to bear

What You'll Need

  • At least 5 years of global program management experience at a large multi-national company
  • Demonstrated experience defining safety and risk assessment programs and global governance/compliance standards
  • Executive level communication; the ability to communicate at any level of an organization
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills--you will work with multiple teams across the globe
  • Previous experience leading others through influence

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.