Ozow is the future of payment — a world-class payment platform for customers and merchants that is Ozow easy, Ozow fast, and Ozow secure. With benefits as big as our ambitions, we’re looking for candidates who can inspire us and be inspired by us. We’re striving to become the industry leader that provides the simplest and easiest way to pay. And while we’re on our way to building an inclusive payments market, we’re building an equally inclusive workforce. So, join us as we achieve big things and beyond.
More about this Ozow fantastic position
As the Head of Operations at Ozow you will play a crucial role in driving the success of Ozow’s strategy, by combining deep knowledge and understanding of Ozow’s business with the implementation, and monitoring of critical performance and success metrics that meet the overall company strategy.
Ozow is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced leader who is adept at both identifying strategic trends/needs of the business while rolling up their sleeves to execute on prioritised projects and initiatives. You need to be obsessed with deeply understanding important departmental and cross-functional problems and then using innovation, empathy and technology to solve them in a repeatable way. You need to have a default bias to using data to make decisions and creating a visible and transparent metric-driven culture.
You are an ideal candidate if:
Your roles and responsibilities
1. KPIs and ROI per department. Accountable for operationalising the company’s strategic plan across all departments.
2. Operational risk. Accountable for reducing the harmful impact of risk on the operations, and capitalising on innovations.
3. Mergers and acquisitions. Part of the team responsible in ensuring due diligence is performed in line with the merger and acquisition plans of the business.
4. Team leadership. Leading and managing the operations team including coaching and developing employees and teams for a more effective skill-set and work environment. Including by not limited to overseeing the Head of Product Operations, Development Operations, and Business Operations.
Your skills and experience
Health and safety first
These are unprecedented times and because our people couldn’t be more important to us, health and safety couldn’t be more important to us. We’ve made sure that our office is a safe place to work and we’ll continue to do so.
Benefits as big as our ambitions — huge
At Ozow, first and foremost, you’ll get to do meaningful work and grow your career. But we’re also not your average 9-5 company. We work together and play together and because we really care, we offer plenty of perks too.
Some of the things to look forward to:
Fitness challenges and healthy eating. Medical and Life insurance plans. Be the hero or toast the hero of the month at first-Friday drinks. Take half a day off from work on your birthday and let us celebrate this special day with you by giving you a little spoil. Your family is our family, they to get spoils and get to join us on special events. Our holistic wellness program will give you access to a toll-free confidential telephonic counseling line which is available in all 11 languages, 365 days a year. We thrive on seeing our team members grow by creating a learning culture. There is so much more where this came from, but enough to get you excited.
Convinced? We thought so.
If we seem like the kind of forward-thinking, progress-making, energetic company you’ve been waiting for, give us a shout. We’d love to hear from you.
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