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Head of Operations

Flower Ave

Flower Ave

Operations
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 22, 2023
At a time when social media today leaves you feeling more disconnected than ever, Sidechat and Yik Yak helps you connect more deeply with the communities and interests that you care about.
We have:
* A strong founding team - the third and fourth hires of Snap, as well as the second product design hire
* Product-market fit - 2x the retention of Snap
* Strong penetration - 1 out of every 4 college students have us on their phones
Join us to help build the future of social media.
As the head of operations you will be responsible for launching Sidechat at new schools and growing it at existing ones. This involves managing teams devoted to growth, production, support, and content. You are an ideal candidate if you have 5-10 years of management experience and come from an operations, growth, and/or product management background. This role reports directly to the co-founder and COO.
Responsibilities:
* Manage daily operations across all teams devoted to school launches and growth
* Develop and implement strategies for faster, better, and more efficient execution
* Hire new team members and management of existing members
* Manage budget and spend