• Location
    • Remote
  • Date Posted
  • Oct. 29, 2021
  • Function
  • Operations
  • Sector
  • Future Of Work

About Remote

Remote is solving global remote organizations’ biggest challenge: employing anyone anywhere compliantly. We make it possible for businesses big and small to employ a global team by handling global payroll, benefits, taxes, and compliance (learn more about how it works). We're backed by A+ investors and our team is world-class, literally and figuratively, as we're all scattered around the world. Please check out our public handbook to learn more about our culture. We encourage folks from all ethnic groups, genders, sexuality, age and abilities to apply. You can also check out independent reviews by other candidates on Glassdoor. If this job description resonates with you, we want to hear from you!

How we work

We love working async and this means you get to do your own schedule. We empower ownership and proactivity and when in doubt default to action.

The position

This is an exciting time to join Remote and make a personal difference in the global employment space as an International Expansion Lead.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 6+ years of experience in international expansion, entity creation, new market entry, project management, corporate legal, or paralegal leadership roles in global work environments
  • Desire in making a difference in the remote employment space, modelling transparency and excellence
  • Leadership and people management skills to build, guide, coach and lead a high-performance team
  • Highly creative and demonstrates good problem-solving skills compliantly
  • Strong team player with ability to anticipate, work independently and demonstrate ownership
  • Productivity geek who constantly thinks of ways to improve on speed, quality and compliance
  • Familiar with tools such as Asana, Notion, MS Excel, Google Sheets or similar
  • Having familiarity with a remote, hyper-growth start-up culture is a plus
  • Has strong numeric and reporting skills and ability to communicate complex ideas simply
  • Writes and speaks fluent English. Additional languages are a bonus
  • Having experience working remotely is considered a plus

Key responsibilities

As an inspiring leader, a dynamic, engaging and energetic professional, the Senior Manager, International Expansion will own the development and implementation of strategic plans to launch into new markets (countries) and contribute to managing the struggles that a quickly-growing startup has. Primarily:

  • Along with the Director of International Expansion, drive the ambitious global international expansion roadmap.
  • Implement Remote’s International Expansion strategy and organisational structure to country availability and sustain the growth in various geographic regions.
  • Direct and manage International Expansion projects timelines.
  • Manage our high performing International Expansion team with expertise in the design, development, management, delivery, and measurement of expansion projects
  • Analyse and report on key drivers impacting top and bottom line performance and speed in the international expansion; present regular updates to senior leadership.
  • Advise on and select external regional partners and serves as their key point of contact. Own budgets and negotiations with external partners.
  • Be able to go from “scout to scale” and actually start things up
  • In your role, you will make a direct impact in Remote’s global operations and its international expansion.
  • Check out https://remote.com/countries to see which countries we are working on next.

Remote Compensation Philosophy

Remote’s Total Rewards philosophy is to ensure fair unbiased compensation and fair pay along with competitive benefits in all locations in which we operate. We do not agree to or encourage cheap-labour practices and therefore pay a minimum annual salary of USD 40,000 per year, in all locations throughout the world. Actual compensation may vary based upon geographical location, experience, and/or skill level. However, it will never be below our minimum global compensation mentioned.

Benefits

You can learn more about the benefits we're offering to all internal employees at Remote by visiting our public Benefits & Perks Handbook page.

Practicals

  • You’ll report to: Director of International Expansion
  • Team: International Expansion
  • Location: Anywhere in the World
  • Start date: As soon as possible