Address : 6th Floor, 294 Herbert Macaulay Way, Sabo, Yaba, Lagos.
About Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) Nigeria
CcHUB is Nigeria’s first open living lab and pre-incubation space designed to be a multi-functional, multi-purpose space where work to catalyze creative social tech ventures take place.
The HUB is a place for technologists, social entrepreneurs, government, tech companies, impact investors and hackers in and around Lagos to co-create new solutions to the many social problems in Nigeria.
CcHub functions at the heart of Nigeria’s technology innovation ecosystem as a place to : facilitate creative thinking and collaborative problem solving encourage technology innovation for improved social accountability in Nigeria incubate novel tech ideas that promotes good governance / provision of public services encourage shared accountability between technologist & innovators serve as a living lab for prototyping and testing socially minded tech tools build new skills and competencies connect, share, create and find expertise The Hub act as a cushy nest designed to accelerate the successful development of social tech ventures through an array of business support resources and services, developed and orchestrated by the hub management and offered both in the space and through our network of partners.
In addition, the hub leads co-creation initiatives aimed at creating novel technologically driven solutions to the myriad social challenges facing the average Nigerian.
The Hub also network stakeholders from diverse walks of life to create these solutions and also encourage social accountability through social creativity activating knowledge networks harnessing resources and imagination across society not just within public service professions and institutions
The Director, Innovation Consulting will lead the innovation consulting unit in the definition and implementation of a comprehensive strategic plan supporting innovation, technology transfer and project development activities from the ideation and prototype process of innovation suitability for various projects and creation of value for CcHUB partners.
S / he will also be involved in all phases of strategy and consultation to partners applying Design Thinking’ approaches and tools which will support the development of solutions.
Organize ideation events; manage scheduling, materials, facilitation and documentation.
Delivering to targets for the desired outcomes from innovation and transformation projects
Articulate and frame client’s business problems, and the mutual value of recommendations, initiatives, solutions and phases of a strategic roadmap
Translate ideas into strategy and features, leading solution development from start to finish
Collaborate and identify opportunities
Advocate for those opportunities, evangelize concepts, and develop designs and concepts into solid business cases.
Lead the innovation team through gathering requirements, design, development and testing of new solutions.
Incubate the solution through the early deployment, drive and nurture the opportunity toward sustainability, identify potential strategic positioning options, and articulate profitability scenarios for solution
Collaborate with CcHUB partners to launch, deployment and scaling to ensure successful external uptake and ownership of products, processes and / or services.
Good problem-solving acumen skills with the ability to evaluate business cases and drive growth
Be able to demonstrate a successful end to end design strategy, ownership and delivery of innovative consulting methodologies.
A passion and curiosity for innovation and continuous improvement
Ability to facilitate meetings, working sessions and workshops with sensitivity to the client and team needs
Contribute to thought leadership internally within innovation strategy & consulting capability
Familiar with continuous improvement framework / concepts, processes and procedures is an advantage.
Strategic thinking and analytical skills.
Strong project management and facilitation skills. Able to communicate effectively with different levels of stakeholders.
Motivated individual with excellent work ethic, and able to work effectively in a team.
What’s On Offer?
A competitive salary
Health, Dental and Optical Plans
Work alongside world-class talent
A culture of learning and innovation
Opportunities for career growth and training
Interaction with industry leaders and forward-thinking people
A chance to make a social difference
Overall fun company.