At Dance, we believe getting where you want to go should be simple and sustainable. So we’re on a mission to make mobility easy. Dance members get their electric bike, free 24-hour repairs, and theft coverage on a flexible monthly subscription. Our service is currently live in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Vienna and Paris.
Dance was founded by SoundCloud founders Eric Quidenus-Wahlforss and Alexander Ljung, together with the co-founder of Jimdo, Christian Springub. Investors include BlueYard, HV Capital, and Eurazeo. To find out more, visit https://dance.co.
As an equal-opportunity employer, Dance is committed to building an inclusive workplace. We welcome people of any background, age, country of origin, ethnic and racial origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, marital status, religion, or ideology to apply.
ABOUT THE ROLE
As our Senior Operations Manager in Paris, you will:
Own and manage the P&L, team, and strategic direction for our Paris market.
Guide the Paris City Lead to attract and develop a team of 30+ operators, mechanics and drivers to deliver, repair, and pick-up e-bikes from our members.
Be the operational expert for Paris, champion operational excellence, own end-to-end operational improvements in Paris.
Be the go-to person for localizing marketing initiatives and customer communication for Paris.
Apply your deep understanding of the business mechanics to manage revenue and cost line items to target and conduct regular analysis on your region identifying trends and implementing recommendations to grow and optimize.
Create a positive, inclusive, and safe workplace for Paris.
Act as the face of Dance in Paris, and the whole of France.
To be successful in this role, you:
Have 5+ years of business management experience in operations, strategy, technology, business development, or a similar area. (rapidly changing environment, start-up experience, and P&L ownership are a plus).
Demonstrated background in driving operational excellence.
Advanced understanding of metrics and KPIs and the levers to pull to drive results.
Advanced knowledge of how warehouse operations work and experience in managing blue-collar staff.
You love building top-tier teams and have a demonstrated background in developing and motivating your team to perform at their best.
Advanced Sheets skills are required and knowledge of SQL is a major plus.
Detail-oriented with a focus on process improvement, self-motivated and energetic, with the drive and ability to learn new skills and grow with the role.
Language capabilities: French native and fluent in English.
Role Location: Paris (80% on-site).
Did we just describe you? Let us know by sending over a CV, with an outline of what motivates you most about becoming part of Dance. Even if you don't meet all the requirements, we would still encourage you to apply!
Come and experience a unique culture, where you can work alongside exceptionally talented people and move us towards more livable cities.
How we take care of you:
Competitive compensation package.
Employee stock ownership plan.
Flexible working environment that suits your schedule.
Generous allowance for setting up your home office.
Flexible vacation because we believe switching off is important.
Generous learning and development budget.
Optional private pension plan with company matching.
Access to nilo.health for your mental wellbeing.
Your Dance subscription for an e-bike or moped.
A highly reduced monthly Dance subscription for your plus-one.
Relocation assistance and visa sponsorship in case you relocate to Berlin.