• Ensure regular reporting and smooth cooperating with:o Implementation partner MNOo Implementation partner NGO o Grant funding organizationo Stonestep regional and HQ management (Regional/Group CEOs, Country Manager etc.)o Other key project stakeholders• Oversee delivery against objectives of dedicated project staffo Ensure the project team is successfully delivering on their objectives• Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget• Be involved in and responsible for the delivery of specific project deliveries, such aso Operations & IT integration with partnerso Supervising Stonestep’s project staff and partner’s agents on the groundo Sales and marketing activitieso Product pilotingo New distribution channel development• Basic financial management activities, including project budget reportingo Prepare quarterly and annual project reports for donor funding agency
• Entrepreneurial & energetic. Experience in planning, prioritizing, and executing tasks• Sound judgement: Ability to monitor project risks and identify solutions in advance• Account relationship: Provide excellent service to partners/clients• Management: Prioritize objectives and help the team achieve its full potential• Recognize and be responsive to the needs of all staff and clients of the organization• Solve problems confidently and drive action even in challenging circumstances• Bring a can-do attitude and hands-on approach to the daily operations; agility and taking ownership is expectedEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE• Bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university (required) in the field of Business Administration, International Development or Project Management (preferred). Additional study (e.g., MBA) in a related field is a big plus• 7+ years of total working experience out of which 5+ years preferably management experience in the field of development programs or in business project management• Demonstrated ability to motivate and understand staff and stakeholders in a multicultural context• Strong attention to detail, with focus on stakeholder management• Local market experience is crucial• Excellent command of written and spoken English required.• International experience is an advantage
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At Stonestep, we target partnerships with electronic retailers, mobile operators, mobile money providers, FMCG, other corporations to generate additional revenue and improve customer loyalty. We are working on several initiatives, including smartphone insurance and repair services and Extended Warranty for household electronics.