MFANO Design Lab Chief Operating Officer Jobs in Uganda

MFANO Design Lab Chief Operating Officer Jobs in Uganda

About Mfano Design LAB

  • MFANO design Lab is a Human Engaged African Business strategy and design firm.

  • We explore business, practice and philosophy of design in distinct part.

  • We further partner with founders of transformative consumer and enterprise companies to offer a deep-dive diagnostic in areas of Product and Service design, Venture design and impact Design.

  • If you, in addition, have great people skills, excellent business acumen, are self-driven and have an outstanding work ethics, we would love to hear from you!


  • Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures for MFANO

  • Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth

  • Establish policies that promote company culture and vision

  • Oversee daily operations of the company and the work of executives (Business Design, UX, UI, Legal, Sales, Finance etc.)

  • Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication

  • Evaluate the company‚Äôs performance by analysing and interpreting data and metrics

  • Write and submit reports to the Managing Director and Lead Designer in all matters of importance

  • Manage relationships with Clients and partners

  • Overseeing human resource policies and procedures

  • Building a constructive and professional work environment

  • Managing messages to and from the Managing Director and Lead Designer

  • Identifying areas to improve cost efficiency and performance.

  • Research and implementing new development projects.

  • Carrying out special tasks assigned by Managing Director and Lead Designer

  • Identifying problems in operations and availing possible

  • Recommendations. Implementing plans to solve problems and increase


  • Proven experience as Chief Operating Office or relevant role

  • Strategy, must be excellent at strategic thinking, be open to new perspectives and better ways to do things and be creative, a visionary, and manage innovation well.

  • Understanding of business functions such as HR, Finance, marketing etc.

  • Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development

  • Experience in fundraising will be a plus

  • Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics

  • Working knowledge of IT/Business infrastructure and MS Office

  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills

  • Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving

  • BSc/BA in Business Administration or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus

  • Previous working experience as COO for atleast 2 years

  • In-depth knowledge of different business functions such as HR, Finance, marketing etc.

  • Hands on experience in fundraising, strategic planning and business development

  • Good knowledge of data analysis and KPIs

    How to Apply

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