Program Lead at Shippit

Business Operations, Full-time, Sydney sydney full-time
Posted 25 days ago

Shippit is a powerful technology engine that is revolutionising how the world sends anything, to anyone, located anywhere. Logistics infrastructure is a sophisticated beast, and we’re not only improving the experience for everyone involved, we’re impacting the planet in a positive manner. Our deliveries are already 100% Carbon Neutral. While Australian founded, we’re truly global in our approach and have the benefit of being a free moving startup yet with the security of impacting a growing industry that needs some love and attention.

The primary goal for this role is to drive commercial outcomes through the planning and delivery of strategic programs that align to Shippit’s strategy. 

The role is expected to strategize, implement, and maintain program initiatives that align and adhere to organisational objectives

What you will do:

  • Work closely with project sponsor, cross-functional teams to plan and develop scope, deliverables, required resources, work plan, budget, and timing for new initiatives
  • Conduct commercial analysis to support business cases 
  • Manage project teams for optimal return-on-investment, and coordinate and delegate cross-project initiatives
  • Identify key requirements needed from cross-functional teams and external vendors
  • Analyse, evaluate, and overcome program risks, and produce program reports for management and stakeholders
  • What you will bring:

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to influence and align stakeholders at all levels
  • Experience in pre and post integration of M&A deals
  • Proven track record in developing commercial strategy to support hyper-growth.
  • Able to ruthlessly prioritise, sequence and guide key initiatives to deliver the desired outcomes.
  • Ideally a track record working with high growth SAAS products.
  • We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen!

    The team behind Shippit come from diverse backgrounds, but all embody the core values that makes our business different. Our mantra is to make ship happen, every single day.

    WE PLAY THE STRAIGHT BAT - It's about radical candour which breed integrity and trust

    WE CREATE THE FUTURE - It's about innovation and disrupting the status quo

    WE RAISE THE BAR - It's about excellence and being better every day

    WE MAKE AN IMPACT - It's about ensuring that what we do makes a difference

    WE ARE GOOD HUMANS - It's about inclusivity of beliefs and personal circumstances

    We’re a phenomenal place to work, and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #9 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2021. We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen.

    We have an overriding focus on wellness and are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, parental leave and so much more!

    “We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to responding to every applicant”