Country Manager - Angola

Posted on January 7th, 2021 | Last day left to apply | 19 views

What will be your role

By joining Heetch Africa as Country Manager, your role will be crucial to develop growth in your country:

• Manage your market P&L

• Manage the team and the office: animate the team, ensure their happiness and motivation, communicate the action plans and make sure that the team performs them as cleanly as possible.

• Own growth of the business, driving execution to boost passengers base, rides, and revenue in a dynamic, highly competitive space.

• Represent Heetch in the community, local media, and in communication with key city stakeholders

• Build and develop strong relationships with senior cross-functional leaders and help define the goals and objectives of these teams at the local level

• Identify and communicate local product needs to product/engineering teams and playbook and share best practices internally to build for scale across the organization

• Role based in an African city

What do you need?

• 5+ years of operations management and business consulting, proven in building and developing teams, optimizing processes, and delivering business goals

• A natural leader with 3+ years of people management experience: you have a high emotional intelligence, and proved the ability to deliver outstanding results through others in a timely manner using a strong sense of focus, organization, and meticulous attention to detail.

• Entrepreneurial hustle and proven self-starter with owner’s mentality

• Data-driven mindset, with strong business judgment, and proven ability to perform analysis, draw key insights, form and execute a strategy.

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills to build relationships,

influence stakeholders, and inspire others

• Excellent organization and time management

• Willingness to get your hands dirty, lead by example, and motivate teams

• Fluent in English and Portuguese 🇵🇹. Bonus if you speak French as well.

• Passion for Mobility topics and "shared economy"

Why would you join?

• The opportunity to grow 📈along with the structure, as our operations in Africa are set to grow very quickly.

• You are taking part in an adventure that could change mobility in Africa

• Travel budget to go to the premises in Paris, regular Team events (lunches/ dinners, off-site, seminars)

• and finally, you join a united team of colleagues as cool as they are competent 🤪

🌈Heetch embraces diversity and equal opportunity for everyone 🌍 We provide a safe and inclusive work environment. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

To be eligible for the role, a valid working visa is required for the country you are applying to.

Heetch is a mobility service which launched in September 2013 in Paris and has seen strong growth ever since. Thousands of rides are made in France, Belgium, Morocco, and Algeria everyday. We are now expanding our business in Angola 🚀. With more than 2 million users in Europe and Africa, we’re proud to be amongst the most dynamic start-ups in those countries. Our objective is simple: Make mobility easy and friendly. Our ambition is to become the french and portuguese speaking countries ridesharing leader in Africa. It's a big challenge since the markets are all very different and we'll have to adapt locally to different cultures and regulation. Our mission ? There are too many cars on the road due to car ownership and company vehicles which are pretty common. Let’s get rid of those cars and offer a friendly ride-sharing platform !
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