Chief Operating Officer Job in Nigeria

DynamicPlus Advisory is a professional consultancy that provides strategic and cost effective business solutions to start-ups as well as small and medium sized businesses by Studying their businesses, understanding their individual needs, and providing them with the necessary customized solutions to their Human Resources needs.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer

Location: Abuja



Employment Type: Full-time

Job Purpose

  • The Chief Operating Officer (COO) will be a key executive leader responsible for driving the growth and operational excellence in Nigeria and across the African continent.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong finance background, possess an MBA, or equivalent qualification, and bring expertise in stakeholder management, process optimization, and internal structural development.
  • Experience with audit, particularly in large firm context like Deloitte, PwC, EY or similar, will be an advantage.

Responsibilities

  • Strategic Growth: Collaborate with the executive team to develop and execute growth strategies and expansion plans in Nigeria and across Africa.
  • Operational Excellence: Oversee and optimize the firm's day-to-day operations, ensuring efficiency, scalability, and high-performance standards.
  • Financial Leadership: Provide financial acumen and leadership to drive profitability, manage budgets and make data-driven decisions.
  • Stakeholder Management: Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, clients, partners, and regulatory bodies.
  • Process Improvement: Identify opportunities to streamline internal processes, enhance productivity, and drive innovation within the organization.
  • Structural Development: Work on the development and implementation of organizational structures, policies, and procedures to support long-term growth and sustainability.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and mentor a high-performing team, fostering a culture of collaboration, accountability and professional development.
  • Audit and Compliance: Ensure adherence to industry-specific regulations, internal policies and best practices, drawing on audit expertise where applicable.
  • Data Analysis: Utilize data-driven insights to make informed decisions, track performance metrics and identify areas for improvement.

Qualification

  • MBA or equivalent advanced degree in business, finance, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in a senior leadership role, preferably in the advisory, consulting, or financial services sector.
  • Strong financial background with the ability to manage budgets, analyze financial data and drive financial strategies.
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills, with a track record of building and maintaining relationships.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality results.
  • Experience with process optimization and improving operational efficiency.
  • Knowledge of audit practices, especially in a large firm context is a significant plus.
  • Previous experience working with or for major firms like Deloitte, PwC, EY, or similar is advantageous.

Reporting Relationships:

  • Functionally and administratively reports to MD.

Working Relationships:

  • Internal & External
  • Executive Management, all staff
  • Existing and prospective clients, key stakeholders, Organizations, Professional bodies, Partners, etc.

Application Closing Date
3rd July, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: cvs@dynamicplusservices.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.