Watu Credit Limited Head of Operations Jobs in Kenya

Watu Credit Limited Head of Operations Jobs in Kenya


  • WATU is revolutionising the way mass market transportation is financed in Africa, with a customer-centric focus that believes everyone deserves the opportunity to be an entrepreneur and achieve their ambitious goals in life.

  • As Africa’s fastest growing Asset Finance company, we see the continent’s bright and prosperous future and want to be part of making it a reality.

  • Our vision is to provide asset financing for motorbikes and three-wheelers to those who understand when provided with the right tools can fulfil their dreams and the needs of their families and community.

  • We Empower Entrepreneurs by providing the means needed to move and improve lives.

  • Our business is growing rapidly, and with more than 100,000 customers in Kenya, we are looking for a great all-rounded Head of Operations to join our ever-growing team. We are looking for doers who are ready to roll up their sleeves and with their hard work and dedication create the impact needed in our communities.

  • Do you want to be part of our ambitious and creative team of smart individuals and make a difference and have what it takes? Then read on and apply for this exciting opportunity!

  • As a Head of Operations you’ll be overseeing the organisation’s operations and procedures while establishing new policies and developing new processes that promote great company culture and vision amongst our ever-growing team of 1300+ people. You will be deep diving into all our processes, understanding how the business works and what makes us successful to provide analysis and suggestions on how to improve and enhance our operational efficiency.

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead with analytical and strategic mind and a broad understanding of the business.

  • Deep dive into all the processes of the Company, understand how they work, identify the inefficiencies and suggest and implement the improvements.

  • Identify opportunities to enhance productivity of the teams, design respective processes and execute them.

  • Work closely with all departments to identify opportunities for enhancing cross-functional collaboration.

  • Mentor
    and motivate teams to achieve productivity and engagement.

  • Report on operational performance and suggest improvements.

    Who we are looking for:

  • Experience building businesses in rapidly changing international and emerging markets.

  • Track record in managing and growing large teams with the utmost level of respect and integrity.

  • Excellent communicator in English, both written and verbal, but more important is your ability to understand the needs of internal and external stakeholders.

  • Extremely attentive to details and able to get into the nitty-gritties of the smallest processes and make them work.

  • You will lead from the front and will walk on fire to get things done, no matter how challenging.

  • Ability to manage and control the execution of processes cross-functionally with multiple departments.

  • Obsessed with unpacking reports and using data and numbers to drive decision-making.

  • Understanding every process of the business like the back of your hand is what keeps you excited and makes you jump out of bed!

  • Seeing your team hit their challenging yet achievable KPIs that you set is what excites you.

  • Although an MBA, background in banking or finance with emerging markets is nice to have, we are more interested in your overall experience and cultural fit within our team.

    What we offer:

  • Be a part of an international, dynamic and driven team that has set their aspirations high and work hard to achieve those.

  • Opportunities to learn and grow together with us.

  • Competitive compensation package.

  • Health benefits.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Watu Credit Limited Head of Operations Jobs in Kenya


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