Chief Operation Officer (COO) Job in a Mobile-Based Business to Business Supply Platform

Our client, a dynamic company that operates a mobile-based business to business supply platform for retail outlets is looking to recruit a Chief Operation Officer (COO) who will be incharge of the entire operations of their quickly growing scale-up enterprise.

The ideal candidate Must have over 10 years’ experience in FMCG, route-to-market and consumer goods operations management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage harvest collection, supply chain, warehousing and route to market
  • In-charge of the entire operations of the business to their quickly growing scale-up enterprise
  • Take ownership of systems roadmaps & designs, process mgt, customer experience, & implementation mgt
  • Prepare and review marketing plans on a regular basis.
  • Conduct research to identify new markets and customer needs.
  • Meet a set KPI within the month.


  • Degree in business, engineering, logistics, or other relevant fields
  • Must have over 10 years’ experience in FMCG, route-to-market and consumer goods operations management
  • Must have 6 years in Senior Management
  • Must have experience working in East Africa region.
  • Must have an appreciation of Agriculture.
  • Must have proven, quick, project management skills
  • Proven track record of leading in a growth-target based environment
  • Process-focused with strong analytical and system setting skills
  • Great communicator
  • Comfortable in a tech-based environment
  • Extremely collaborative, and flexible, in a highly flexible and solution based environment
  • Has gotten big things done in an adverse environment

Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 600,000 – 800,000/= (Approx. 6,000 – 8,000 USD) depending on skills and experience

Deadline: 29th September 2017


To apply, please follow the link:

Leading Recruitment & Executive Search Company in Kenya;

Summit Recruitment & Training, Blixen Court, Karen Road, Karen.

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Updated: August 21, 2017 — 9:41 pm