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Head of Strategy and Planning, Uber Eats Argentina & Uruguay

Job Description

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.

Job Description

About the Role

The Uber Eats Head of Strategy and Planning is role a unique opportunity to create the strategy for our newly launched Uber Eats business in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay. This includes: improve planning, focus, and alignment on this strategy across our business; building best practice processes and for performance managing our P&L and operating KPIs; innovate on market intelligence and data gathering in the context of competitive threats from other apps; increasing engagement of a massive user base; and interacting across teams and regions to collect best practices for market success as well as identify new opportunities.


What You'll Do / What You'll Need / Bonus Points / About the Team

 What You’ll Do


  • Strategy & Vision: Work closely with the General Manager and functional leadership team to design and align overall company vision and strategy
  • P&L Reporting: Build, maintain, and communicate detailed financial reporting models to assist city-level, regional, and expansion efforts, and make data-driven decisions.
  • Program/Project Management: Be a resourceful, go-getting multitasker. You'll be the go to person for many key initiatives in Uber Eats Latam structure for many key teams within the organization such as Operations, Finance, Growth, and Product.
  • New Business Development: Develop and incubate new business models and lines of businesses
  • Process & Scale: Identify operational and structural weaknesses and opportunities, and help improve or innovate new processes to keep our local and regional teams as efficient as possible.
  • Develop Relationships: Interface with other functional areas (Engineering, Business Development, People Operations, Product, Legal, Finance etc.) to ensure efficient and productive working relationships
  • Lead by example: Be truth-seeking and comfortable with data, set high standards for the team to think boldly and creatively and then funnel that energy into concrete processes and execution plans. Move fast and be biased toward action.



Specialist Experience


  • At least 8 years of investment banking / consulting / business intelligence / strategy or related experience; some high-growth operations or startup experience is very much preferred
  • Professional Proficiency in English & Spanish
  • Exceptional communication and organization skills
  • Balance attention to detail with swift execution - we need to do things quickly, and we need to do them well
  • Balancing those can be challenging, and this should be a strength
  • Self-starter - the ability to self-serve, investigate and get the data we require will make you much more effective in this role
  • A "driver" personality - biased toward action, great collaborator and master disambiguator/simplifier - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
  • Exceptional Excel / Google suite / data management skills. SQL Proficiency highly preferred
  • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and address something hands-on, you persevere when others fall away
  • Clear communicator. You are a clear and concise communicator with the ability to synthesize a lot of information quickly, highlight the key takeaways, and disseminate actionable insights
  • MBA preferred




Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.


Job Summary

Buenos Aires
  • Argentina
  • Other
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
23 April 2019
Applications Deadline
07 June 2019

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