BlaBlaCar is the world's leading long-distance carpooling platform - a global, trusted community of 70 million drivers & passengers in 22 countries.
The platform connects people looking to travel long distances with drivers heading the same way, so they can travel together & share the cost. With the recent integration of a coach network & a commuter carpooling service, BlaBlaCar aims to become the go-to for shared road mobility.
Affordable, convenient & user-friendly, wherever there's a road, there's a BlaBlaCar.
Why join us?
BlaBlaCar is launching a new business line that is set to fuel tremendous growth for the company.
As local Head of Bus operations & Supply, you will have the unique opportunity to contribute to building a new bus vertical at BlaBlaCar. We are looking for someone who has the grit & motivation to join the entrepreneurial adventure.
Your mission is to kick-start & oversee our bus activity in Italy. In this role you will grow your skills in operational excellence, ability to find out-of-the box solutions, & organisation. You will have multiple internal & external stakeholders, & will embrace a wide scope of tasks from ground negotiations to strategic thinking.
As such, the role requires an entrepreneurial spirit, ability to handle various operational situations, inter-personal skills & a strong commitment. You will report directly to the Italian country manager of BlaBlaCar in charge of both our carpooling & bus activities.
What you will directly contribute to:
Organizing the execution of the transports: managing the stops, presence in stations
Ensuring security & quality, setting up crisis management process
Building up strong relationships with local authorities
Influencing local & central network strategy
Working in tight relationship with local Sales & Marketing team, as well as Central Network & Pricing teams
Structuring the operational processes for the rollout of this new business line
Hiring & managing a team that can scale these operations
A few practical details about the role:
Start: As soon as you are ready!
Contract: Permanent contract
Compensation: Competitive package based on experience
What we offer all of our employees:
A start-up spirit that fosters agility, teamwork & impact
Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth & fast-paced environment
Free carpooling to live our value Be The Member”
Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend
Possibility to do a BlaBlaSwap once a year & go work from another BlaBlaOffice abroad
Bi-Weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each other
Weekly Tech Demos
What is next?
If you are ready to join our exciting journey, please apply below: upload your resume in English (PDF format).
Kindly note that only complete applications will be reviewed by our hiring team & that all your information will be kept confidential.
You can expect us to review your application within the following 3weeks.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.