Manager – Corp Dev & IR
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Careem is the everyday Super App for the greater Middle East region, providing a host of daily services that people need to move around, order food, deliver things and transfer money in one unified smartphone app. Careem’s mission is to simplify and improve the lives of people and build an awesome organization that inspires. Established in July 2012, Careem provides its services in over 100 cities across 13 countries and has created two million income-generating opportunities in the region. A pioneer of the region’s ride-hailing economy, Careem became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uber Technologies, Inc. in January 2020.
Our team is growing rapidly, and we are looking for talented colleagues to help us in our mission to simplify and improve the lives of people and build a lasting institution that inspires.
Why join our journey
When you start your journey at Careem, you’ll be empowered to drive impact across a region of 600 million people, supported by our community of colleagues from over 75 nationalities. Whether you’re creating codes for our Super App or finding new ways to bring our platform to the people in your city.
Join us as we solve some of the most difficult problems that our region faces at scale while driving stellar experiences for our Customers, Captains (drivers) and Merchants. You will have the chance to work with a diverse set of individuals across many geographies. You will also have the opportunity to learn and grow every day to develop alongside talented and inspiring people from around the world. As a colleague at Careem, you’ll be empowered to take ownership of your work, be of service to our Captains, customers and partners as we build the region’s Super App, all while shooting for the moon to create impact across the region.
About the team
The role is part of the Corporate Development & Investor Relations team within the broader finance team that works closely with Careem leadership, and across all of Careem’s verticals and markets. This is a small, close knit team with a high impact mandate to enable the rapid growth of Careem. The role will report to the Senior Director of Corporate Development.
What you’ll do
Perform research and due diligence on potential investment ideas with recommendations for approval
Work closely with cross-functional stakeholders to drive deal decisions
Manage the investment process from identification to closure including due diligence
Support with post-deal integration and / or portfolio management
Responsible for risk monitoring and red flag reporting across investments
Provide insights on market activity
Responsible for all investor communication materials and documents, including presentations, quarterly and monthly reports, information memos, etc.
Support the fundraising process and assist with development of investor roadshows
Analyze and present financial trends, competitor behavior, shareholder issues, and anything else that could impact the business
What you’ll need
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Master’s preferred
2-4 years of professional experience
Worked in high-growth fast-paced firms
Sector knowledge in the tech space
Willingness and ability to work cross-functionally with stakeholders within Careem
Ability to engage with senior level executives within as well as outside Careem
Ability to understand multiple sectors, businesses and functions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
What we’ll provide you
In addition to a competitive long-term total compensation with salary and equity, we have a reward philosophy that expands beyond this.
As a Careem colleague you will be able to:
Be part of a Remote-First organization
Work from any country in the world for 60 days a year
Use Unlimited Vacation days throughout the year
Access fitness reimbursements for health activities including: gym, health club and training classes.
Work and learn from great minds
Create impact in a region with untapped potential
Explore new opportunities to learn and grow every day