DEPARTMENT: Operations and Management
REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer
Who We Are:
We are an international for-profit social enterprise that aims to bridge the digital divide by refurbishing high-quality, pre-owned computers collected from European and East African companies to provide to educational, medical and social projects in developing and emerging countries with Kenya being our base of operations in Africa. We also provide incubation services for young coastal based entrepreneurs through our Boost Your Business Program and invest in them through our investment fund. In addition, we operate a co-working space and café in Mombasa targeted at providing professionals and entrepreneurs a flexible workspace in which to conduct their activities.
I. Oversee and manage East African operations
II. Developing and implementing plans and objectives of the company;
III. Work with the CEO to coordinate and supervise daily operations company;
IV. Ensure compliance with both local and global regulations and internal policies;
V. Monitor attainment of objectives;
VI. Undertake staffing responsibilities (hiring, training, evaluating etc.);
VII. Assist in budgeting and monitoring expenses;
VIII. Develop thought leadership around specific topics/emerging practice areas;
IX. Share in knowledge, reporting, and communications; and
X. Identify best practices and improve internal systems with an eye toward future needs and budget.
Skills & proficiencies:
• Self-starter and self-leadership skills
• Proficiency in communication both in English
• Strong Management Skills
• Creative thinker
• Team Player
We are a proud Equal Employment Opportunity employer; we’re committed to creating an equitable, diverse and inclusive workspace regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. We are dedicated to creating an environment that celebrates and embraces individuals who reflect the diversity of the world we live in. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.