Operations Lead (Market / Strategy / MBA) – Maputo, Mozambique

Location: Maputo, Mozambique, Mozambique
Date Posted: 03-12-2018
Reference Number: GBB
 
Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced Operations Lead for a renewable energy company. This position will be based in Maputo, Mozambique and all applicants must be fluent in English and Portuguese.
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Collaborate with the country’s Commercial Lead to create a highly efficient sales, delivery and distribution strategy to enable rapid growth and understanding.
  • Monitor and refine the effectiveness of the country operations strategy, gathering evidence in the process to inform the commercial strategy.
  • Set up and manage relationships with local consultants and local authorities for corporate and statutory compliance in country.
  • Track relevant trends and business intelligence in the country market and proactively make recommendations to continually improve the company’s strategy.
  • Help create a culture across the company’s that recognizes and embraces the company’s vision and values.
  • Set up intelligent warehousing systems with the company’s partners throughout Mozambique to support last mile distribution of products and accessories.
  • Critically assess in-country logistics options, routes, and costs to optimize supply chain efficiency of the company’s Power Systems, accessories, and service items.
  • Work with the Country Lead to hire a high-performing, passionate team of like-minded individuals, committed to providing excellent customer service and operational excellence.
 
Requirements:
 
  • Advanced proficiency in enterprise resource planning tools.
  • Experience with B2C distribution.
  • MBA/CPA/ACCA, inventory management or logistics coursework
  • Financial management and reporting
  • Work experience in a multinational company or financial institution, preferably with operations in Africa.
  • Understanding of rural BOP markets, microfinance, mobile telecom and/or renewable energy industries in Africa.
  • Experience with inventory management and logistics.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Experience managing budgets.
  • Ability to manage a multicultural team.
Please apply directly, by clicking on the ‘apply button’ and visit www.caglobalint.com for the latest CA Global jobs.
 
Greg Beeby
Recruitment Consultant
The CA Global Group
 
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