Director, Atlanta Operations

Atlanta, Georgia
Operations Services
Full-time
About Convoy
Convoy is a fast-growing tech startup transforming the $800B trucking industry. We have recently expanded to the East Coast and are looking for a talented leader to manage our east coast operations teams, playing a critical role in Convoy’s operations and growth strategy.

About you
You are an experienced leader who is eager to join a rapidly growing startup and can excel in an intense, dynamic work environment with a growing team. In partnership with the Atlanta Launch Leader and operations teams at Convoy HQ, the Director of Atlanta Operations will help hire, onboard, and lead a team of Operations Associates, Leads, and Managers. You’ll play an integral role in setting culture in Atlanta and will bring the energy, grit, and work ethic necessary to get the job done!

Ideal candidates will be experienced, results-driven, empathetic leaders who are eager to attack unfamiliar problems with curiosity, resilience, and a bias for action.

The Atlanta site leader will be responsible for scaling and optimizing all functions and business divisions in the Atlanta office.

Responsibilities include:
Delivering key business outcomes, in both performance against metrics and gains in efficiency.
Goal setting, metric tracking, and forecasting. Team management and motivation, development of managers.
Recruiting for various roles, growing the team as the business grows.
Space planning and management in partnership with the Workplace Manager.
Close partnership with legal and HR in both the Atlanta and Seattle offices.
Driving the long-term vision and strategy of the Atlanta office. Driving a strong culture in the Atlanta office.
Building relationships with other companies, organizations, and local governments in Atlanta.
Participating in fundraising as needed.

Qualifications

    • Experience leading large, growth-oriented operations teams.
    • Strong, empathetic and hands-on people leader.
    • Cultural driver.
    • Startup experience preferred. Logistics experience a bonus.
Convoy is an equal-opportunity employer and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. If you’re a passionate team player who wants to have an outsized impact on a diverse and dynamic team, we’d love to hear from you!