Job Position: Director of Operations
Organization: Initiative Africa
Address: Bole Medhanialem, behind Edna mall, Lucky Building-5th floor, AA
Application Closing Date: February 28, 2024
IA, an NGO closely working with the private sector, is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for a qualified and dynamic professional to join our team as the Director of Operations. As a leading player in good governance, human rights, peacebuilding, green practices, and social advancement, IA seeks an individual with a proven track record in strategic operational management to drive efficiency, inclusivity, and engagement across our organization.
- Collaborate with senior managers to develop performance goals and long-term operational plans.
- Maximize efficiency and productivity through comprehensive process analysis and interdepartmental collaboration.
- Set strategic goals for operational efficiency and increased productivity.
- Work with project managers to develop financial and budgetary plans.
- Analyze current operational processes and performance, recommending improvement solutions where necessary.
- Manage and lead a diverse team, providing guidance, coaching, and mentorship to foster a collaborative work environment.
- Foster effective communication and collaboration with other departments, ensuring alignment in achieving organizational objectives.
- A bachelor’s or advanced degree in Business, Operations Management, or a related field.
- Proven experience in operations management, demonstrating a track record of resource mobilization.
- Strong leadership and team management skills.
- Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Familiarity with relevant industry regulations and compliance standards.
In summary, the Director of Operations is a strategic leader responsible for steering the operational facets of an organization toward success. This multifaceted role demands strategic thinking, effective leadership, and a keen focus on optimizing processes to ensure sustained growth and prosperity.
Please email your motivation letter and CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org