(Spenmo) Head of Strategy

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Business Operations
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: career@bcg-rise.com
Job ref: 393516
Published: about 1 month ago
Spenmo is building a magical payables experience for businesses in Southeast Asia.

We offer an all-in-one software that consolidates corporate cards, bill payments, approvals and accounting reconciliation into one sleek interface. Thousands of customers that use Spenmo across the region save over 50 hours and $10,000 every month.

We are growing fast (100+ employees) and have raised over US$36M in venture capital from leading investors such as Y Combinator, Insight Partners, Addition, Salesforce, Global Founders' Capital and Alpha JWC.

Come join us and let's build an iconic company together.

Duties & Responsibilities
    • Strategy: Work closely with the C-suite to align overall strategy across the organization
    • Competitive strategy: Constantly monitor, respond and move ahead of competitors across markets
    • Planning: Support in building and maintaining financial models, operational reporting, OKRs, projections, and key business metrics to inform the leadership and the entire org of where the business stands
    • Program/Project Management: Be a resourceful, go-getting multitasker, supporting initiatives as needed across different teams
    • Process Improvement: Identify the biggest operational gaps, inefficiencies, and risks using our internal data and deliver solutions
    • Scale: Build, maintain, and communicate detailed reporting models to make decisions driven by data
    • Education: MBA preferred
    • Experience: A minimum of 6 years of work experience preferably across strategy, program or project management, and technology operations (experience in payment industry is nice to have)
    • Exceptional Excel, is a plus to know SQL
    • Ability to work with remote teams and across time zones to develop strategies and foster a cohesive and creative work environment
    • Balance attention to detail with swift execution - we need to do things quickly, and we need to do them well
    • Self-starter - the ability to self-serve, investigate and get the data we require will make you much more effective in this role
    • A "driver" personality - biased toward action, great collaborator and master disambiguator/simplifier - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
    • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and address something hands-on, you persevere when others fall away
    • Clear communicator. You are a clear and concise communicator with the ability to synthesize a lot of information quickly, highlight the key takeaways, and disseminate impactful insights
    • Partner management. Comfortable in communicating to, convincing, and moving to action partners across different functions and differing levels of seniority within the organization.

At Spenmo, we are looking for people who are passionate, innovative, and hungry to learn new things. You are encouraged to apply even if your experience might not precisely match the job description. We welcome diverse perspectives and people who are not afraid to challenge assumptions. Trust yourself that your diverse experiences and skillsets will separate you from the rest and join us!