Position Title : Category Associate / Assistant Manager - Home based Chefs
Department : Operations
Company : Foodpanda
Location : Pakistan (Karachi)
Do you love food and convenience put together? Then you just might love foodpanda.
foodpanda is the leading, on-demand food delivery company in the region, bringing thousands of your best loved restaurants online into your home or office - fast!
We are looking for a highly-driven and motivated Category Associate / Assistant Manager - Home Based Chefs to join our fast-growing team based here in Pakistan.
If you are looking for a place where you can gain hands-on experience and create direct impact, then this may be the place for you! The ideal candidate will have a successful track record as a multi-tasker with strong follow-up, problem solver, strong team player and traffic manager comfortable working independently & managing teams.
In this exciting new role, the candidate will be directly reporting to the Category Head - Home Chefs to manage and monitor progress on all projects to ensure the business runs smoothly & delivers innovative growth across the country.
Support the Home Chefs Vertical in driving growth in alignment with the country / organizational strategy
Assist with country home Chefs strategy creation, success metric alignment, and ongoing execution to enable the enhancement and growth of the vertical locally
Work closely with Logistics, Vendor Management, Operations, Finance and the country leadership team to create compelling business cases for Home chefs project within the country
Work with the operations, vendor and BI teams to select and liaise with home chefs for overall market strategy, cuisine gaps and growth opportunities
Support day to day unit performance across the country, and ensure Home chefs are engaged and successful
Support home chefs, ensuring needs are addressed and engage the vendor account manager as required
Assist Creative Design and Regional team in menu development and local integration
Oversee and support the vertical growth through pilot test inception / creation and market integration in conjunction with the home chefs and APAC Regional Team
Reports into the Category Head Home Chefs.
What we are looking for :
Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Business Administration or relevant.
2 years of relevant experience with P&L responsibility
Needs to be very mobile and comfortable with extended travelling all over Pakistan.
Experience in MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and product integrations
Exceptional communication and organizational skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Prior experience in start-up is preferred
A little About Us :
We are fast, like mind boggling fast! So if you’re someone who loves ever changing goals and loves optimization, you’re the right fit for us!
We love people who can develop things from scratch, own them and then work on improving them.
We love what we do, and we don’t rest until we’ve achieved our targets. So if you’re also someone who is driven until the dream is achieved, come join us!