Job Description / Skills Required
Requisition ID: R13279
OrderUp, Groupon's food delivery platform, is looking for a General Manager in Nashville. As the leader of OrderUp Nashville, you will have complete P&L responsibility and will be tasked with quickly growing the OrderUp business and dominating the Nashville market.
The GM will be responsible for managing all facets of the business–sales, marketing, operations, customer support, partner relations, and more. It’s our most demanding role and requires someone with guts, analytical chops, creative curiosity, and a burning desire to succeed.
The GM's primary goal will be to grow the top line and profit of the Nashville market. As GM, you will be required to establish and foster three communities that will drive the success of your territory: restaurant partners, consumers, and delivery drivers. The GM will have direct responsibility for partnering with and on-boarding restaurants on the OrderUp platform.
Tackle challenges head-on and with an ability to solve complex problems in dynamic situations
Use empirical evidence to justify decisions and strategy development
Execute initiatives flawlessly with a strong attention to detail
Identify and quickly conceptualize opportunities and their potential impact on key performance metrics
Maintain high expectations for yourself and your team by acknowledging great performances but also recognizing and acting on coachable moments
3+ years at an investment bank, management consulting, or business development; someone with a startup background will also be considered
Ability to lead local sales efforts, including working with large, regional, and national chains
Data-driven decision mentality and sound business judgment through strong analytical thinking
Creative thinking and the capacity to identify locally relevant marketing opportunities
Entrepreneurial DNA and strong local networking ability
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.