Director of Strategy

Less than 5 years experience  •  Technology

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/29/18
South Jordan, UT
Less than 5 years experience
Technology
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 06/29/18

Lucid Software is a fast-growing, Series-B stage technology startup backed by top institutional investors including Google Ventures, 500 Startups, and Spectrum Equity.  Our cloud-based visual productivity applications, Lucidchart and Lucidpress, are used by more than 15 million users. Since the Utah-based company’s founding in 2010, Lucid Software has grown in revenue by nearly 100 percent each year and has received numerous awards for its business and workplace culture.

In this role, you will…

  • Work directly with VP of Strategy & Product and other C-level executives
  • Own the strategy roadmap for Lucid
  • Live half in the future: become expert on the future of work for knowledge workers and what types of solutions will be needed, which will win, and where & how Lucid should play
  • Live half in the present: work backwards from the future to identify the choices and changes we need to make today and in the coming years to accelerate the future
  • Lead analysis of important strategic choices, threats, and opportunities, with a focus on new markets and new products
  • Be a critical part of our success as we make working visually easy and widespread

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in strategy consulting or product management, or other role that gave exposure to thinking through and solving strategic questions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent modeling skills
  • Demonstrated ability to learn quickly and become expert on new domains of knowledge
  • Demonstrated independence and autonomy in high performing work environment

Job Competencies

  • Proactive, takes initiative, takes ownership
  • Empathy for internal & external stakeholders
  • Excellent judgement, particularly around understanding fundamental jobs-to-be-done
  • Organization, time management, project management
  • Data analysis
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