Director, Strategy

Seattle, WA

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet. For nearly 10 years, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 1,300 employees across 9 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

About the Role:

Reporting to Remitly's VP of Strategy, you will partner with the senior executive team to shape the strategic agenda for Remitly to maintain multi-year high double-digit growth. You will manage strategy development, own our strategic investment frameworks, run our annual strategic planning, and partner with Remitly leaders to develop and communicate our strategy.

You Will:

  • Develop Remitly wide growth strategy
  • Develop a prioritized view of growth options in core, near in adjacencies
  • Establish a strong fact base to inform prioritization
  • Build strategic data across essential growth hypothesis (balance internal with external view through blind interviews, focus groups, mystery shopping, research)
  • Develop product or business specific strategy
  • Lead strategy development of special programs
  • Partner and work with business heads to achieve the above
  • Articulate financial impact of growth programs
  • Facilitate capital allocation (and reallocation) choices clear across the organization
  • Support strategic planning process
  • Ensure intersection points and dependencies are provisioned for
  • Inform the base case financials with a clear view on P*Q economics (finance leads)
  • Develop growth overlays to base case
  • Work with business heads to develop focused goals
  • Prepare strategy communication materials for presentations to the analysts, investors
  • Lead preparation of strategy materials for quarterly Board of Directors meetings

You Have:

  • 8+ years of experience in management consulting or experience in corporate strategy
  • Experience with PowerPoint and Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets)
  • Alignment with Remitly's mission and values

Our Benefits

  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits + 401k plan with company matching
  • Company contributions to your HSA or FSA plan, if you choose one
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) available for eligible employees
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

Remitly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Remitly. We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer