Strategy & Planning Associate - Western Europe

Job Description

Uber is a venture-funded startup headquartered in San Francisco. We are a global mobility and logistics technology platform: our flagship service allows users to request quality, on-demand rides with a touch of their smartphone and we are rapidly developing new products. We are present in over 450+ cities worldwide, including over 70+ cities in EMEA with plans to rapidly expand in the region. We have already found strong product market fit with a world changing service, and we’re only just getting started.Passionate about high-growth businesses and have strong analytical skills? Are you a proven team player, strategic thinker, and executor? Then let’s talk.

The ideal candidate for this role should have strong analytical skills, excellent time-management and organizational habits, and the ability to clearly communicate and present information to stakeholders across all levels of the business. You will help the strategic decision-making process and support operational excellence throughout the region.


  • Lead and support strategic initiatives involving local (General Management, Partner Operations, Marketing, Community Operations) and regional or mega-regional teams (Strategic Finance, Product)
  • Drive analysis and research to identify insights and opportunities for growth, while measuring the impact and efficiency of new initiatives
  • Identify operational weaknesses and help document and share processes to keep the local teams as efficient as possible
  • Build, maintain, and communicate detailed reporting models to track financial and operational performance
  • Lead our competitive intelligence efforts
  • Manage and run internal meetings, summits and workshops


  • 2-5 years of investment banking / consulting / business intelligence or other related quantitative experience; high-growth analytics or operations experience a plus
  • Absolute team player
  • Strong communication and organization skills; ability to work with remote teams
  • Excellent Excel skills, SQL proficiency preferred
  • Balance attention to detail with swift execution – we need to do things quickly, and we need to do them well.
  • Can do attitude — we are a lean team and responsibilities may fall out of one’s exact job description; we are looking for folks who are willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done
  • Explorer – the ability to self-serve, investigate and get the data we require will make you much more effective



  • Uber credits every month.
  • Ground floor opportunity with the team: shape the strategic direction of the company
  • The rare opportunity to build a startup. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun and relaxed office environment
  • We have access to an amazing list of advisors and investors that we actively engage
  • Monthly gym reimbursement

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