Country Manager - Zambia

Operations · Lusaka, Central Zambia
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Country Manager - Zambia (FinTech/Cryptocurrency)


Our client is expanding globally by being one of the first movers to bring cryptocurrency to Africa and the Middle East at large. The mission is to make blockchain more accessible, and affordable, than ever before. They strive to form a committed team of forward-thinkers who collectively create a supportive, welcoming and highly innovative environment for all. Whilst driving business through technology.


Job Type: Remote | Full-Time


Requirements:


  • A bachelor's degree
  • Experience in Project Management, Financial Services or Banking experience
  • Experience as the co-founder of a technology start-up, advertising agency or similar entrepreneurial venture
  • Fluent in English (Additional language advantageous)
  • Experience speaking at Bitcoin or cryptocurrency events - advantageous
  • Ability to direct your own days, identify worthwhile projects, and take actionable steps to accomplish goals
  • Energetic, resourceful and do what it takes to get the job done
  • Hungry to learn and you actively look for opportunities to contribute
  • Handle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat 
  • Strong negotiations and building long-lasting relationship skills 
  • IT background, a strong understanding of the FinTech industry – advantageous 
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, prioritization and decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

Responsibilities:


  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Collaborate with Executive Team to create a strategic business plan of operations and business growth in the specific location 
  • Monitor company’s financial standing by following numbers and metrics
  • Assist the Executive Team in executing operational and strategic initiatives
  • Identify and implement new opportunities that grow a successful business
  • Ensure that management sees easily actionable core metrics for all projects and products
  • Pitch in during key project deployments wherever needed for the successful delivery of products and solutions
  • Attend events related to the business idea, plan, and develop a strong relationship with potential business partners 
  • Maintaining an up-to-date understanding of the company, its products, and its client base to implement effective business campaigns 
  • Developing and maintaining a strong working relationship with external vendors 
  • Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Do we spark your interest? Then send us your CV today!

We are looking forward to hearing from you! - All CV's to submitted in English!

Thank You

Your application was submitted successfully.

  • Location
    Lusaka, Central Zambia
  • Department
    Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced