Responsibilities: Oversee all aspects of Mexico & Latin America operations including relationships with key local partners, management of local, full-time employees & vendors in Mexico with the goal of increasing key performance indicators. Apply sophisticated understanding of Latin American economic conditions for policy & strategy recommendations. Oversee daily translation & localization efforts of Kickstarter into Spanish across web, mobile apps, & email. Research & analyze market conditions for new country launch execution, including the analysis of economic data & market trends. Prepare reports & make recommendations on best strategies for country launches. Coordinate internal efforts around country launches, including working with the product, trust & safety, & community support teams. Oversee relationships with local business partners with the goal of increasing key performance indicators. Travel to Mexico & Latin America up to 20%.
Requirements: Master's degree in Economics/Political Science/International Relations or a related field & 3 years of experience in the job offered or 3 years of experience economic analysis & research. Experience must include three years of the following: credit risk assessment of local & regional governments including data input & analysis, political, financial & economic analysis, & research; producing credit risk reports; analysis of the structure of legal documents for transactions to ensure compliance with applicable ratings criteria. Written & oral fluency in Spanish. Experience may be gained concurrently. Travel to Mexico & Latin America up to 20%.