Operations Manager at Black Pen Recruitment

Operations Manager

  • Job Type Full Time , Remote
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • Location Kano
  • Job Field Administration / Secretarial&nbsp

Job Type: Remote
Language requirement: Fluent English and Hausa

Job Description
Are you an experienced entrepreneur with a passion for technology? Are you looking for a remote job? Then we have the opportunity for you!

  • As the Operations Manager – Northern Nigeria you will be in charge of further developing the company’s operations in Northern Nigeria and building a profitable business.
  • As the local expert you will work closely with the corporate marketing team to design and execute a locally relevant marketing strategy.
  • As the company’s local representative, you will represent the company at events and meetings as needed.
  • You will be the voice of the company’s customers in meetings with the company’s customer service, marketing, IT and executive teams in Lagos, the USA and elsewhere.
  • This is an exciting position in a fast paced ever growing, profitable, venture-backed company.


  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Collaborate with Executive Team to create a strategic business plan of operations and business growth in the specific location
  • Monitor company’s financial standing by following numbers and metrics
  • Assist the Executive Team in executing operational and strategic initiatives
  • Identify and implement new opportunities that grow successful business
  • Ensure that management sees easily actionable core metrics for all projects and products
  • Pitch in during key project deployments wherever needed for successful delivery of products and solutions
  • Attend events related to the business idea, plan, and develop strong relations hip with potential business partners
  • Maintaining an up-to-date understanding of the company, its products, and its client base to implement effective business campaigns
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationship with external vendors
  • Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed


  • Exude your upbeat energy and enthusiasm each and every day to motivate your team to be the best they can in every aspect of what they do
  • Celebrate the success of others by recognizing the contributions of committed team members and their achievements
  • Align your values with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Client
  • Be a role model for the Client’s organizational culture by creating a positive impact at every touchpoint with people, with every word you say or put in print and everything you do
  • Communicate in a fashion that is respectful and well understood
  • Collaborate with your peers to collectively think of innovative ideas that drive business through technology
  • Build and utilize working relationships with internal business partners across the organization and external business contacts


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience as the co-founder of a technology start-up, advertising agency or similar entrepreneurial venture
  • Experience speaking at Bitcoin or cryptocurrency events – advantageous
  • Ability to direct your own days, identify worthwhile projects, and take actionable steps to accomplish goals
  • Energetic, resourceful and do what it takes to get the job done
  • Hungry to learn and you actively look for opportunities to contribute
  • Handle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat
  • Strong negotiations and building long-lasting relationship skills
  • IT background, strong understanding of FinTech industry – advantageous
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, prioritization and decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to Black Pen Recruitment on to apply