Operations Manager Job at SafeBoda

SafeBoda is currently seeking suitable and qualified candidates to fill the role of an Operations manager


SafeBoda is a community of entrepreneurs and boda drivers working together to improve professional standards across the urban transportation industry in Africa. Our aim is to improve the industry for both drivers and passengers by increasing the number of safe trips taken per day and by making travel around cities convenient and stress-free

Job Title: Operations Manager

Job ID: OM78938

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Ibadan, Nigeria

Start date: Immediate

Who we are:

At the click of a button, SafeBoda provides a safe, more
convenient, mobile-first transportation platform for Africa’s booming young
population. On the high-frequency use of our transportation service, SafeBoda
is providing value to consumers, our drivers, and passengers, with additional
financial services, payments and other on-demand services to keep Africa moving
forward. Based in Kampala, Nairobi, and Barcelona we are a venture-funded
company that is already having a huge impact for millions in East Africa.

What we are looking

We are looking for an Operations Manager to start and grow
our operations in Ibadan, Nigeria. This person will play a pivotal role in the
company and will be in charge of building the community of SafeBodas. The
Operations team is at the heart of SafeBoda and is responsible for ensuring
SafeBoda rapidly grows its driver community.

We are looking for an Operations Manager to start from
scratch and build our systems to enable us to hire, retain, support
performance, and grow the income of drivers. We are looking for a self-starter,
motivated, highly intelligent individual to join this team.


● Lead all operations and the driver community in Ibadan

● manage multiple projects and be a resourceful multi-tasker
that can execute a number of tasks to get things done

● Structure of a rapidly growing team, build your KPIs to
execute the go-to-market plan

● In charge of the driver recruitment and onboarding strategy,
incentive programmes, and building processes across operations.

● Analyzing performance metrics data and using it to
identify ways to improve the performance of our drivers and the efficiency of
the team

● Developing and implementing a range of special and high
impact projects across various functions of the driver team

You should have:

● +4 years minimum in consulting, operations, strategy,
start-up, investment banking or a similar area

● Knowledge of the city of Ibadan and Nigeria at large.
Experience working in informal

transportation or logistics is a plus

● Comfortable to work in tough conditions not always with
easy answers to challenges

● Highly proactive ability to move fast, innovate and find
creative solutions

● Be emotionally intelligent, humble and excited to work
within a team with a diverse set of experiences and skills

● Data-driven decision-making mindset and solid analytical
skills with an advanced experience of Excel

● Excellent communication skills with the flexibility to
negotiate corporate partnerships one minute and explain financial concepts to
SafeBoda riders the next

● High levels of energy needed to travel and work across
cities and countries

● Live the SafeBoda values, represent the company in
everything you do and constantly fly the flag.


● Scale with a rapidly growing startup, with tons of
opportunity for growth

● Contribute to our mission and work at our dynamic and
fast-paced company in Africa.

● Competitive salary based on experience

● Free SafeBoda transport

● Free lunch every day

Method of Application

The need for this role is urgent, and we’d like the right
candidate. Send an email to

zachary@safeboda.com titled “Operations Manager – SafeBoda”
stating why you would like to be Operations Manager. In addition attach your

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