Field Operations Lead at a Reputable Company

A reputable company is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Field Operations Lead

Location: Northern Nigeria
Employment Type: Full-time

Recommended links:


  • We are seeking for a well-rounded, experienced Field Operations Lead to grow our agricultural insurance products.
  • The incumbent must have a love for rural fieldwork, while also being comfortable building a cutting-edge start-up company.


  • The Lead is expected to track that all tasks are completed in due time, with high quality and high levels of customer service.
  • Run large scale trainings to doing quality check field visits, compiling data reports, writing Standard Operating Procedures
  • Solve problems and build relationships with local partners such as telecom companies, insurance companies, and agricultural firms, among others
  • Interface with our technology and product teams at times, and thus be comfortable with translating your operational observations and needs into language that they can understand.
  • Manage the budget and make sound financial decisions from an operations standpoint
  • Analyze data and use it to make key operational decisions
  • Hire new team members, terminate non-performing staff, and conduct periodic performance evaluations of staff
  • Travel to field sites and conduct visits to rural locations up to 75% of the time
  • Must possess the ability to translate concepts into logical, detailed, written action-plans.


  • Must have 5+ years of overall operations experience with at least 2 years of team management experience, with no fewer than 20 direct reports
  • Must be fluent in Hausa Language and willing to work in the North
  • Must have proven track record of actively managing performance: hiring and interviewing, running performance assessments, terminations and being in-charge of disciplinary action
  • Must possess substantive experience working and/or living in rural African farming contexts
  • Comfortable with Google Drive applications such as Google Sheets, Google Docs etc.
  • Bachelor’s Degree qualification.

N400,000 – N600,000 / month.

Application Closing Date
13th September, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Apply for this job

Leave your thoughts

Share this job