Head of US (Unicorn Technology)

Job Title: Head of US (Unicorn Technology)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco
Industry: Leadership & General Management
Contact Name: Luke Skinner
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 08, 2020 11:33

Job Description

  • Unicorn growth company with exciting global plans looking to expand
  • Partnering closely with other senior leadership to set the US strategy operations for the business
  • Greenfield team that you can shape and build

A leading Unicorn technology company with exciting growth and trajectory over the last 5 years are looking for a well-versed Head of US/CEO to help shape their rapid expansion plans.

Key Requirements

  • Deep experience in consulting important from the MBB group preferably, as well as working within lead start-ups or Private equity.
  • Being a CEO at a leading fintech business is preferred.
  • Leading multiple projects to rapidly analyze data, identify solutions and implement actions.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, MBA preferred.
  • Experience building, managing and running fast growing start up companies.
  • A keen interest and understanding of payments, the competitive landscape and regulation.
  • Prior experience at another start-up in fintech/payments is preferential.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills.
  • You are driven by success – consistently “going the extra mile” in your work.
  • You are not afraid to experiment – continually wanting to innovate and source, test, and evaluate new ideas.
  • You are meticulous. Ensuring all your work is robust and accurate.
  • You have strong EQ and are a natural leader and can work seamlessly with others across the globe to drive successful outcomes.
  • You ideally have a background in payments or a fast growing start up and are not afraid to get your hands dirty and pitch in where necessary.