Operations Manager at Black Pen Recruitment

By | August 18, 2020

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!

Our client, an American-based remote company, is looking to hire an Operations Manager located within Kigali, Rwanda to join their exciting remote team. They are one of the first movers in bringing Cryptocurrency to the masses in Africa and the Middle East.
As the Operations Manager – Rwanda you will be in charge of establishing the company’s local operations in Rwanda 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 meet with banks, vendors and possibly local and national government officials as needed. You will be the voice of the company’s Rwandan customers in meetings with the company’s customer service, marketing, IT and executive teams.
This is an exciting position in a fast paced ever growing, profitable, venture-backed company.

Job Type: Remote

Language requirement: Fluent English and Kinyarwanda, (French a plus)

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


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

If this sounds like the perfect job opportunity and a dream come true to be a part of such an exceptional well developed company, then send us your CV today!

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