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Lead Business Designer

Polymath - México
Mexico City, Mexico

WHO ARE THE LEAD BUSINESS DESIGNERS WITHIN POLYMATH?

A Polymath Lead  Business Designer is a top-caliber business thinker who will work with teams of an early-stage, rapidly growing Polymath company. Lead Business Designer works directly alongside Polymath Partners and venture's Founders to build and grow the company. They are fully integrated within a venture or a Polymath project, leading teams to overcome key challenges and steer the direction of the company.

WHY BUILD WITH US?

  • Join one of the most talented teams in Latin America with the right methodology to dramatically increase the likelihood of startup success
  • Build something important that impacts customers' lives and employs 1000s of people
  • See the direct results of every ounce of sweat (and tears)
  • Participate in the building process of our offices in Mexico City

WHAT WILL YOU GET?

  • Real operational experience. You will be part of a small team in charge opening and building our offices and launch Polymath's first venture in Mexico
  • Methodologies to build new ventures. You will gain exposure to Polymath’s model of designing and growing new businesses.
  • Entrepreneurship in emerging markets. You will gain a deep understanding of building companies within more difficult, yet high-potential markets.
  • Working alongside top, diverse talent. You will gain exposure to top global talent from diverse fields: design, business, technology, etc.
  • Exposure to venture finance. We will keep you connected with the strategy behind venture funding.
  • Balancing business with impact.  You will see how we create value for investors, users, and employees.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUAL WITH THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS

  • 6+ years of working experience in high-growth environments
  • Masters degree/MBA
  • Incredible analytical horsepower
  • Mastery of function or domain relevant to position
  • High empathy
  • Great risk appetite
  • Leadership skills and ability to influence people
  • Flexible, quick thinking and learning
  • Ambition to build big
  • Comfort with ambiguity
  • Fluency in English and Spanish
  • Experience in the Mexican market is big plus

A FEW OF POLYMATH'S SUCCESS SO FAR

  • 7 ventures launched since late 2012; 1 more to be launched at the beginning of 2017
  • Over 250 people employed across the Polymath group
  • All ventures have raised external rounds of capital 
  • Táximo, our first company, is now the largest taxi administration company in Colombia, and the founders have become Endeavor Entrepreneurs; the company has also opened an office in Peru


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About Polymath

Polymath Ventures is a company builder for emerging markets. Using a combination of business and design-thinking, Polymath creates new business ventures — from scratch, to scale massively across Latin America. Our companies address the latent needs of the growing middle class through innovative products and services.



More about Polymath
7

Fully operating companies designed, launched, and grown.

300

Talented and passionate individuals from across the globe working to build great companies

$22M (+40M Fund)

Funding raised for our ventures + our investment vehicle with Mesoamerica

3

countries where our companies operate