Business Solutions Associate

Date Posted: Sept. 26, 2022, 6:27 a.m.

KOKO Networks

Job Description

Your Role

As a Business Solutions Associate, you will be responsible for preparing KOKO Networks for an exciting period of growth and scale by defining best practices, codifying, and implementing them in conjunction with the Product Department and Operations Department. This role is highly cross-functional and will be a critical enabler for KOKO Networks to meet its ambitious goals in the short, medium and long term

What You Will Do

  • Develop Business Playbooks (SOPs) for all our key organizational processes to allow KOKO Networks to scale in existing areas and expand into new operating locations
  • Identify inefficiencies and problem areas in business processes, then work with a cross-functional team to improve the process (Solutions Design)
  • Implement improvements in tandem with Business Process Owners (Implementation)
  • Become a process expert, able to translate complex ideas between various stakeholders and serving as a mediary between them
  • Establish the Business Solutions function as an essential service provider across KOKO, increasing collaboration and communication between relevant teams and functions
  • Jump in to processes- be just as comfortable drawing insights from a spreadsheet as you are riding around with our fuel tankers observing processes up close
  • Take on ad hoc projects and request/requirement of business needs

What You Will Bring to KOKO

  • 4+ years of work experience, with some experience managing or leading a team and/or project deliverables
  • Education: requirement of a Bachelor’s degree with preference for Post-Graduate or Master’s
  • One of Two background types preferred:
  • (1) Generalist: Experience in a fast-paced business/working environment such as management consulting or a high-growth StartUp/ScaleUp company
  • (2) Technical: STEM, Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Design, Product/Project Management, Analytics, Statistics or related field/experience
  • Specialization or experience in a key business vertical desirable, for example:
  • Operations [Warehousing, Logistics, Quality Management, etc]
  • Commercial [Sales, Customer Service, Marketing, etc]
  • Detail Oriented approach is essential
  • Experience working as a stakeholder while still being accountable for end deliverables; executing with a team who you may not have a reporting line to
  • Personal qualities: Self-Motivated, Strong Leadership/Interpersonal Skills, Team-Oriented, Goal-Oriented, Strong Attention to Detail; familiar with and comfortable in a global work environment
  • Technical competencies: Understanding of technology and systems at a high level to translate complex or specialized ideas between an expert and a non-expert (ie, Product team to Operations team; Operations team to Product team); comfortable working through ambiguity

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should apply through Koko Network's career portal via the link

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