Innovation and Development Lead

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Roads
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Innovation and Development Lead



We are a fast-growing tech start-up, and we'd love for you to join our quest in creating the best and most sustainable delivery experience. We are on a mission to make cities greener and healthier, powered by our sophisticated technology platform and our crowd-sourced community of Delivery Assistants.

We have offices in London, Paris, and Stockholm, and with ambitious expansion and growth plans. We are looking for a new confident member to join the Operations team to support our nationwide growth. Reporting to the Head of Operations

What you'll do:

  • Responsible for coordinating time-lines within the operations team for the UK expansion road map

  • Creating flow and responsibility documents for efficient workings within the team

  • Ensuring projects are completed and on schedule as per commercial agreements

  • Liaising and communicating with third parties in relation to internal developments such as fleet and hub roll out

  • Ensuring implementation of policies and practices

  • Understand our product and technical documentation and road maps, with the ability to create operational solutions for the commercial team

  • Being able to play a crucial role in the operational service on boarding of new and existing clients

What you will need:

  • Resilience and ability to stay calm under pressure

  • Tech-ready and a fast learner, ready to adapt and develop

  • Confidence in finding solutions and taking decisions in real-time

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise

  • Pro activity in managing the workload

  • Flexibility in your mindset to handle the unexpected

  • Commitment towards your work, team, and partners

  • Experience in some form of parcel delivery, logistics-related or material management operations is preferred but not necessary

What we offer:

  • A unique opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing start-up towards a successful and global company.

  • A work environment that breathes teamwork and a new way of thinking.

  • A workplace where everyone's opinion is valued, and the best idea always wins, no matter the position or the role.

  • Future opportunities to develop within the Operations team

  • Salary competitive and the opportunity to invest in stock options.

  • Benefits package including Vitality Health, Private Medical Insurance, Life Assurance, and Income Protection.

We are hiring for future start, so if you think you are a good fit for this role, please get in touch now!

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