Operations Manager – Safety and Compliance

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Full-time

Taxify is one of the fastest growing startups in the world with over 5M happy customers in 25 countries, from Europe to Mexico to Africa. We build a smartphone app to take safe and fast rides – all at the tap of a button.

Now armed with a fresh round of funding we are growing 20-30% MoM and we are eager to expand rapidly through Australia. We are looking for a senior Safety and Compliance advisor who can build and lead our national compliance team. This position can be based in either Sydney or Melbourne.

Let’s build the future of transport together!


You will:

  • Conduct independent monitoring, reviews and investigations into regulatory compliance. With the rollout of official regulations, you’ll be heading up efforts to ensure we stay compliant with local / national regulations
  • Hold an independent view of the significant compliance risks faced, where those risks could materialise and the appropriate responses to be applied
  • Monitor, and as necessary, coordinate compliance activities of other teams to remain abreast of the status of all compliance activities
  • Conduct analysis of our marketplace and partner behaviour to identify and eliminate noncompliance, and work with operations to find solutions that balance growth with compliance
  • Engage in the rulemaking process directly with regulators to advocate for appropriate ridesharing regulations
  • Analyse and keep track of key compliance and safety risks to effectively prioritize business initiatives, including regulatory launches, gap closures, and product needs
  • Improve and build upon Taxify’s current safety management systems

We really want you to:

  • Have 5+ years experience within legal, safety and/or compliance management
  • Experience in mining, aviation, other transport industry or collaborative economy is a strong plus
  • Have experience in dealing with government agencies or regulators
  • Have experience working closely and communicating effectively with diverse set of stakeholders in an ever-changing, rapid growth environment with tight deadlines
  • Have a data-driven analytical mindset
  • Be passionate about new technology and ridesharing

We offer:

  • Motivational base pay and company stock options
  • Amazing experience working in one of the fastest growing start-ups in the world
  • Unique opportunity to shape the transport industry in Australia
  • No corporate BS
  • Benefit from working with a super motivated and talented team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free Taxify rides!

If that sounds like you - please apply now!

Apply for this opening at http://taxify.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0f857?apply=true