Manager, Business Operations

G&A Mill Valley, California


Description

As Business Operations Manager, you will play a key role as a foundational member of our growing business operations function.  The Biz Ops team at Glassdoor is responsible for a variety of impactful, highly strategic work.  In this role, you will partner with our business units and executives, serving as a strategic thought partner in helping them to tackle their highest priority strategic questions. Biz Ops is also responsible for corporate-wide strategic planning.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive highly visible, strategic projects that have the potential to create tremendous value for Glassdoor
  • Partner with business unit owners to help them answer critical strategic questions
  • Work with leaders across the company to set corporate goals and OKRs and develop systems for monitoring progress against them
  • Play a critical role throughout the corporate strategic planning process
  • Serve as quarterback on some of Glassdoor’s hardest cross-functional problems
  • Structure and execute operational and strategic initiatives by developing work plans, gathering and synthesizing relevant data, leading analyses and developing recommendations

Key Qualifications:

  • 4 - 6 years of total work experience, including at least 2 years experience at a top-tier management consulting firm, or equivalent experience in private equity, VC, or strategy / operations position at a fast-growing technology company
  • Bachelor’s degree required.  MBA strongly preferred
  • Exceptional problem-solving, business judgment, and analytical skills
  • Relentlessly resourceful and able to drive projects autonomously, with limited oversight
  • High EQ and capable of building strong relationships up, down, and sideways in the organization
  • Strong communication skills with ability to clearly explain complex issues to a range of audiences
  • Passionate about Glassdoor’s mission

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 85% dependent coverage
  • Equity in a late stage startup backed by top-tier VCs
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.