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Business Operations Lead (FinTech)
Are you an experienced entrepreneur with a passion for technology? Are you looking for a remote job? Then we have the opportunity for you!Our client, an American-based remote company, is looking to hire an Business Operations Lead located within South Africa to join their exciting remote team. They are one of the first movers in bringing Cryptocurrency to the masses in Africa and the Middle East. As the Business Operations Lead you will be in charge of establishing the company's local operations in Malawi and building a profitable business. As the local expert you will work closely with the corporate marketing team to design and execute a locally relevant marketing strategy. As the company’s local representative, you will meet with banks, vendors and possibly local and national government officials as needed. You will be the voice of the company’s Malawian customers in meetings with the company’s customer service, marketing, IT and executive teams. This is an exciting position in a fast paced ever growing, profitable, venture-backed company.Job Type: RemoteLanguage requirement: Fluent English (any other language is advantageous)RequirementsBachelor's degreeExperience as the co-founder of a technology start-up, advertising agency or similar entrepreneurial ventureExperience speaking at Bitcoin or cryptocurrency events - advantageousAbility to direct your own days, identify worthwhile projects, and take actionable steps to accomplish goalsEnergetic, resourceful and do what it takes to get the job doneHungry to learn and you actively look for opportunities to contributeHandle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat Strong negotiations and building long-lasting relationship skills IT background, strong understanding of FinTech industry – advantageous Proven ability to solve problems creativelyExperience seeing projects through the full life cycleExcellent analytical, organizational, prioritization and decision-making skillsStrong interpersonal skills and extremely resourcefulProven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timelineResponsibilities:Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work planCollaborate with Executive Team to create a strategic business plan of operations and business growth in the specific location Monitor company’s financial standing by following numbers and metricsAssist the Executive Team in executing operational and strategic initiativesIdentify and implement new opportunities that grow successful businessEnsure that management sees easily actionable core metrics for all projects and productsPitch in during key project deployments wherever needed for successful delivery of products and solutionsAttend events related to the business idea, plan, and develop strong relations hip with potential business partners Maintaining an up-to-date understanding of the company, its products, and its client base to implement effective business campaigns Developing and maintaining strong working relationship with external vendors Monitor progress and make adjustments as neededMaintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standardsContributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as neededTeam:Exude your upbeat energy and enthusiasm each and every day to motivate your team to be the best they can in every aspect of what they doCelebrate the success of others by recognizing the contributions of committed team members and their achievementsAlign your values with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Client Be a role model for the Client’s organizational culture by creating a positive impact at every touchpoint with people, with every word you say or put in print and everything you doCommunicate in a fashion that is respectful and well understoodCollaborate with your peers to collectively think of innovative ideas that drive business through technologyBuild and utilize working relationships with internal business partners across the organization and external business contactsIf this sounds like the perfect job opportunity and a dream come true to be a part of such an exceptional well developed company, then send us your CV today! We are looking forward to hearing from you soon!
South Africa
Full time
Financial Services
Intermediate Marketing & Customer Experience Manager (FinTech)
Are you an experienced Marketing Manager? Do you also have full stack engineer experience? Then we have the opportunity for you!Our client, an American-based remote company, is looking to hire a Intermediate Marketing & Customer Experience Manager (FinTech) with full stack engineer experience located within Lagos Nigeria to join their exciting remote team. They are one of the first movers in bringing Cryptocurrency to the masses in Africa and the Middle East. You are responsible for turning the strategist’s vision into reality. To identify all the tasks that need to be completed within a marketing campaign, and then organize and track those tasks as they are completed by the appropriate team members.This is an exciting position in a fast paced ever growing, profitable, venture-backed company.Job Type: Work from home positionRequirementsBachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Marketing, or a related field Experience with Project Management theory and best practicesExperience in full stack developmentBackground in project management for an technology company or advertising agency, strong understanding of FinTech industry – advantageous Proven ability to solve problems creativelyStrong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practicesExperience seeing projects through the full life cycleExcellent analytical, organizational, prioritization and decision-making skillsStrong interpersonal skills and extremely resourcefulProven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timelineResponsibilities:Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work planWorking with Marketing Management to create a strategic marketing plan and mapping out the tasks needed to implement that strategy Collaborating with Marketing team Tracking marketing campaign budgets and ensuring that all staff adhere to them Maintaining an up-to-date understanding of the company, its products, and its client base to implement effective marketing campaigns Monitor progress and make adjustments as neededMeasure project performance to identify areas for improvementMaintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standardsContributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as neededTeam:Exude your upbeat energy and enthusiasm each and every day to motivate your team to be the best they can in every aspect of what they doCelebrate the success of others by recognizing the contributions of committed team members and their achievementsAlign your values with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Client Be a role model for the Client’s organizational culture by creating a positive impact at every touchpoint with people, with every word you say or put in print and everything you doCommunicate in a fashion that is respectful and well understoodCollaborate with your peers to collectively think of innovative ideas that drive business through technologyBuild and utilize working relationships with internal business partners across the organization and external business contacts If this sounds like the perfect job opportunity and a dream come true to be a part of such an exceptional well developed company, then send us your CV today!
Nigeria
Full time
Financial Services
Intermediate Marketing & Customer Experience Manager (FinTech)
Are you an experienced Marketing Manager? Do you also have full stack engineer experience? Then we have the opportunity for you!Our client, an American-based remote company, is looking to hire a Intermediate Marketing & Customer Experience Manager (FinTech) with full stack engineer experience located within South Africa to join their exciting remote team. They are one of the first movers in bringing Cryptocurrency to the masses in Africa and the Middle East. You are responsible for turning the strategist’s vision into reality. To identify all the tasks that need to be completed within a marketing campaign, and then organize and track those tasks as they are completed by the appropriate team members.This is an exciting position in a fast paced ever growing, profitable, venture-backed company.Job Type: Work from home positionRequirementsBachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Marketing, or a related field Experience with Project Management theory and best practicesExperience in full stack development essentialBackground in project management for an technology company or advertising agency, strong understanding of FinTech industry – advantageous Proven ability to solve problems creativelyStrong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practicesExperience seeing projects through the full life cycleExcellent analytical, organizational, prioritization and decision-making skillsStrong interpersonal skills and extremely resourcefulProven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timelineResponsibilities:Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work planWorking with Marketing Management to create a strategic marketing plan and mapping out the tasks needed to implement that strategy Collaborating with Marketing team Tracking marketing campaign budgets and ensuring that all staff adhere to them Maintaining an up-to-date understanding of the company, its products, and its client base to implement effective marketing campaigns Monitor progress and make adjustments as neededMeasure project performance to identify areas for improvementMaintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standardsContributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as neededTeam:Exude your upbeat energy and enthusiasm each and every day to motivate your team to be the best they can in every aspect of what they doCelebrate the success of others by recognizing the contributions of committed team members and their achievementsAlign your values with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Client Be a role model for the Client’s organizational culture by creating a positive impact at every touchpoint with people, with every word you say or put in print and everything you doCommunicate in a fashion that is respectful and well understoodCollaborate with your peers to collectively think of innovative ideas that drive business through technologyBuild and utilize working relationships with internal business partners across the organization and external business contacts If this sounds like the perfect job opportunity and a dream come true to be a part of such an exceptional well developed company, then send us your CV today
South Africa
Full time

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Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Black Pen Recruitment is a division of Black Pen Global. A 100% female owned company. Our team consists of highly skilled multinational recruitment consultants from around the world, providing you the best recruitment services from the southern tip of Africa. Black Pen is South Africa’s No.1 recruitment consultancy firm for foreign language recruitment, tech recruitment and all sectors of the BPO industry.
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Our expertise is what makes us stand out above the rest. Not only are we South Africa’s No.1 recruitment firm for foreign language and BPO services, but we are experts in recruiting for the iGaming, eCommerce, IT &Tech, Retail, NGO’s, Marketing and Start Up industries. Our team is highly experienced in delivering individual and large-scale recruitment services across South Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
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Very pleasant and professional experience. From the start, Tanja has assisted and guided me along the application process. She was always available even during her leave, she kept me updated on how the process was going. She answered all my questions and attended to all my requests within the same day.

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