Operational Executive

Role: Operational Executive

Location: Harare, Zimbabwe


The Operational Executive is required to:


  • Work with the in-county Managing Director to plan, execute and manage delivery of business strategies as set out by the Managing Director and holding company;
  • Take ownership of overall Programme Management of the business, ensuring all stakeholders are aligned by effective programme planning, delegating, coordinating and staffing;
  • Bring discipline to ZW team, streamlining communication, project planning, forecasting, monitoring, risk management and reporting;
  • Assist the Managing Director with hiring and Human Resource Management of the business
  • Write up and implement various operational Policies and Procedures driving the business towards operational excellence;
  • Understand all cost element of the business, assisting the Managing Director to prepare annual and quarterly budget plans for the overall business;
  • Setup governance processes to ensure accurate status reporting when called for and on a periodic basis;
  • Get his/her hands dirty with the detail of any aspect of the business as required; strategic planning, team leadership, contract drafting, business analysis, project management, client management, documentation, on the ground ME assistance, end-customer support, etc.



Skills Required:

  • Business Administration degree (or comparable), with prior experience in business management;
  • Leadership personality with a desire for delivery;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Self-motivated, self-disciplined with excellent time management;
  • Good problem solving skills with the ability to comprehend complex processes;
  • Hard worker willing to meet deadlines and work under pressure;
  • Experience in the Financial Services and Technology domains, advantageous.


Applications should be sent to gracious@headhunters.co.zw

Deadline- 16/11/16

ONLY qualifying candidates should apply for this position clearly indicating the position applied for on the subject line. NO CHANCERS!!!!!