Head of Operations at Octamile

About Us:

Octamile is an insurance technology software company building solutions that enable African insurance and non-insurance businesses to simplify access to insurance across Africa.

Our solution helps digitise the end to end insurance stack of insurer's and help them improve portfolio profitability, customer experience and better decision making powered by data and technology.

Our solutions are already helping leading insurers across Africa digitise claims processing for auto insurance customers and non-insurance businesses to distribute insurance. Join us, be the face of change for Africa's digital insurance ecosystem. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate.

For more information, visit www.octamile.com follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Your Role:
  • Oversee daily activities across functions such as finance, IT and regulatory compliance.
  • Design policies across the entire organization including product, sales and people operations
  • Must be a peoples leader with an analytical and strategic mind with a broad knowledge of the business.
  • You’ll ensure our productivity, compliance, operations run smoothly and that people are productive.
  • Business analysis and create a company, product plans and comfortable setting up processes and documentations
  • HR/People policies and operations
  • Oversee expenses and budgeting to help the organisation optimise costs and benefits
  • Report on operational performance and suggest improvements
About You:
  • Five years of consulting experience from any big four consulting firm
  • Proven experience leading, developing and implementing operations strategy
  • Familiarity with diverse business functions like HR, Finance, Administration
  • Excellent organisational and leadership qualities
  • Analytical, problem-solving skills and growth mindset
  • Knowledge of data analytics and reporting
  • Market research, financial modelling, PowerPoint
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Relevant Degree(s) in Business, Management, Computer Science or related fields
Benefits at Octamile for You:
  • Opportunity to Simplify Access to Insurance across Africa
  • Opportunity to become a business leader in Africa's insurTech sector
  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Group life insurance and health insurance
  • Paid annual holidays and paid parental leave
  • Flexible work hours and hybrid work: 60% Office and 40% remote
  • Fully paid pension