Plant Shadow

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Adanian Labs as a #VentureBuilder or #Venture Studio means we are using our unique positioning to create and spearhead the sharing economy for Africa by building a socio-economic ecosystem revolving around the sharing of resources, shared creation, production, distribution, trade and consumption.

LOCATION

Nairobi, Kenya

EMPLOYMENY TYPE

Permanent

What You’ll Do

  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures

  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth

  • Establish policies that promote company culture and vision

  • Oversee daily operations of the company and the work of executives (IT, Marketing, Sales, and Finance etc.)

  • Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication

  • Evaluate performance by analyzing and interpreting data and metrics

  • Write and submit reports to the CEO in all matters of importance

  • Assist CEO in fundraising ventures

  • Participate in expansion activities (investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.)

  • Manage relationships with partners/vendors

About the Role

  • Proven experience as Proven experience as Director of Operations or equivalent position

  • In depth knowledge of diverse business functions and principles (e.g. supply chain, finance, customer service etc.)

  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics

  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development

  • Experience in fundraising will be a plus

  • Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office

  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills

  • BSc/BA in Business Administration or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus