Country Director (Open to Uganda nationals)

Country director (open to uganda nationals)

Kampala Full Time Technology & Communication
USh Confidential
1 week ago

Job Summary

Our client, a multinational Software Development Company with world-class software developers is looking for a Country Director.

  • Minimum Qualification: Masters
  • Experience Level: Executive level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

The Country Director must have passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, ensure operational excellence and ability to build and lead a cross-cultural team.

Key Responsibilities

·         Designing and managing processes for scale, managing multi-million dollar budgets, and building lasting systems for strong personnel management.

·         Support talent growth, ensure high staff and fellow retention rates, plan and manage the budget, and help scale operations in Uganda.

·         Lead and optimize every aspect of Uganda business.

·         Oversee management of all real estate, both office and residential including oversight of safety and security of all locations

·         Lead key departments including facilities, IT, operations, travel, and success

·         Develop and maintain highly detailed budgets and timely financial projections

·         Complete quarterly (or more) financial and operational reviews and reports for Uganda

·         Create valuable external relationships that help scale and attract the best talent

·         Maintain and create highly-structured processes, systems and recommendations with a data-driven approach

·         Maintain and create “playbooks,” detailed manuals that document all relevant parts of the company model operation within Uganda; continually update and improve manuals in preparation for training other teams

·         Build systems and processes that successfully inform global teams and eventually other locations of all topline recurring indicators of success and that explain and troubleshoot any major outliers or obstacles to success

·         Be part of a larger team to design and execute company’s growth strategy



·         Top tier degree from a leading academic institution internationally

·         7-10 years of professional experience in management consulting, operations, with strong leadership components

·         Strategic thinker who can plan ahead

·         Strong problem solver who can find multiple ways forward

·         Analytical thinker who leverages data in decision making

·         Strong leader who can win over a team and gain their trust quickly

·         Excellent manager of finances to optimize expenditures

·         Proven experience leading teams, building for scale and executing flawlessly

·         Open to Uganda nationals


Benefits & Compensation

  1. Competitive full-time compensation
  2. Full medical coverage
  3. Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided daily
  4. Beautiful working environment
  5. Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the planet
  6. Oh, and a chance to change the world!

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