Location : Kaduna
Employment Type : Full-time
Location is Kaduna (Relocation within Nigeria is possible after 1 year)
The selected candidate will lead the digitisation of thousands of public and private health clinics across Nigeria, beginning in Kaduna State, using software developed by an in house team in the UK.
This will require being all over the implementation detail while growing a sizable team from scratch.
He or she will be workwith a young and fast moving international team of high achievers and so need to be dynamic, flexible, passionate, and excellent.
As Head of Operations you will :
Be directly responsible for the rollout and delivery of Client’s services and operations to our customers in Nigeria, working closely with the Nigeria Country Manager and our global operations and product teams
Build an operations, customer service, and supply chain team across the provinces in which we operate, developing a culture of respect, personal learning and development and accountability across the whole Nigeria team
Ensure customer satisfaction by understanding customer needs and developing innovative solutions - this will require regular site visits, close collaboration with customers, and working closely with Client’s product team based in London
Be responsible for technical reliability and success, this includes providing technical support to customers (covering software bugs, internet interruptions, system downtime, etc.
ensuring any issues are resolved rapidly and effectively
Work with our Nigerian and global leadership teams to shape strategy and share best practices
Establishing operations OKRs / KPIs and track / report on these; and
Ensure compliance with all company policies and government regulations and licences that pertain to business operations, health, safety and labour requirements of the facilities.
Skills, Attributes and Experience
Our ideal colleague will have the following skills, attributes and experience :
8+ years experience working at a senior level in a top firm in enterprise technology, healthcare, management consultancy, or similar
A relevant technical degree from a globally recognised university
Experience dealing with the Nigeria public sector; you have handled products or services used by the government and know how to navigate this regulatory space
Experience building, leading and growing exceptional multi-disciplinary teams
Fluent English, with excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to explain complex topics to a non-technical audience and speak with candour and clarity
Strong and reflective decision-maker with an ability to balance attention to detail, with excellent problem-solving and critical analysis skills; and
You are curious, collaborative, innovative and act with care and respect for others.