Chief Operating Officer

Our Client, a leading agricultural service Company with a Sub-Saharan reach based near Nairobi, is looking to recruit a Chief Operations Officer. The successful candidate will be responsible for driving company’s growth agenda, by delivering ever-increasing performance excellence in their staff and business processes, to enable successful scale-up of their diagnostics, advisory and digital technology platform across SSA. The ideal candidate must have experience successfully scaling a service or technology business in Africa.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement ambitious business growth strategies.
  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth.
  • Build a vibrant company culture.
  • Implement process improvement strategies across operational departments.
  • Implementing OKR performance management system.
  • Submit BI performance reports to the CEO.


  • Proven experience as Chief Operating Officer or relevant role.
  • Successfully scaled a service or technology business in Africa.
  • Strong background in logistics planning.
  • Deep understanding of varied business functions.
  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development.
  • Outstanding team motivations skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills.
  • Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving.
  • Strong background in Business Administration, MBA is a plus.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Executive Level.
  • Salary:Open depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:25th September 2019.