ZAPP

ZAPP

Venture Development Manager

  • Permanent contract 
  • Amsterdam
  • 3 years of college
  • > 3 years

The company

ZAPP

ZAPP

  • FoodTech

The job

Venture Development Manager

  • Permanent contract 
  • Amsterdam
  • 3 years of college
  • > 3 years

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About

Zapp est une startup spécialisée dans la livraison de plus de 1000 produits du quotidien et ce en quelques minutes seulement.

Fondée en 2020 et après avoir lancé Londres, Zapp a aujourd’hui des ambitions de croissance à l’international avec une expansion à travers de nombreux marchés prévues dans les mois à venir.

Job description

Zapp is building the future of convenience with a full stack approach to on-demand essential items, 24/7, delivered in minutes. Customer obsession is at the heart of everything we do, and from founders to riders we are relentlessly focused on delighting our customers. We are backed by the world's leading investors and our team has scale-up and exit experience at companies such as Amazon, Jumia, Deliveroo, Tesco, Stuart and Just Eat. If you’re ready to help build the world’s most customer-focused company, get in touch.

We are looking for a Venture Development Manager to support our rapidly growing Dutch operations. As the business partner to the local Operations Director, you will work on cross-functional projects in order to support our hyper growth (e.g. Demand Forecasting, Last Mile delivery, Logistics). You will have to set your own projects and take full ownership - defining the project and ambition, mobilising the right people, performing data-driven analysis, communicating insights and next steps to top management and ensuring results delivery. To succeed in your role, you will closely collaborate with the global expansion and local operations teams.

Responsibilities

  • Set strategic priorities with the Operations Director and translate them into concrete projects to support the rapidly growing network of Zapp’s dark stores in the Netherlands
  • Manage and drive various strategic projects independently
  • Work closely with cross functional teams to deliver on execution at the highest level and maximise potential
  • Explore new opportunities and add value to our business
  • Work closely with (senior) stakeholders in internal teams both in the headquarters and locally
  • Lead a team of Venture Development Associates
  • Work both strategically and operationally in growing our business

Requirements

  • 3 - 5 years of experience in a similar role, ideally in a hyper growth startup or top-tier consultancy firm/ investment bank
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, comfortable in a highly demanding environment and able to independently take responsibility from day one with the ability to work with little direction
  • Proven experience of leading multiple projects with strict deadlines
  • Excellent organisation and time-management skills
  • Highly analytical to drive data based decision making
  • Hands-on mentality, willing to roll your sleeves up
  • Passionate about operations and being on the ground
  • High proficiency in both written and spoken English

Benefits

  • Competitive salary & equity package
  • Spend your monthly wellbeing allowance on things that really matter to you ⁠— via our Juno benefits programme. This can be anything from veggie boxes, to indoor plants, tax advice and much more
  • Make use of our home office allowance for office supplies
  • Benefit from our monthly Zapp order allowance
  • Be part of a fast-growing company and a super motivated team

At Zapp we embrace diversity. We are committed to creating an inclusive and supportive work environment. We firmly believe that a variety of backgrounds & perspectives make our team stronger and brings our product closer to the customer.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we make all employment decisions without regard to age, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ZAPP

ZAPP

  • FoodTech

Venture Development Manager

  • Permanent contract 
  • Amsterdam
  • 3 years of college
  • > 3 years
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