Distribution, Commerce Lomé, Togo Site web


Distribution, Commerce Lomé, Togo Site web

General Manager

  • Lieu de travail Togo
  • Date d'expiration 07 Avril
  • Niveau de poste Confirmé / Expérimenté
  • Secteur d'activité Distribution, Commerce
  • Niveau d'étude (diplome) Master 1, Licence Bac + 4
  • Nombre de postes 01
  • Type de contrat CDI

About Yassir

Yassir is the leading “Super App” for French-speaking Africa targeting the unbanked and underbanked population.

We offer on-demand services such as ride-hailing and last-mile delivery (we are the market leader in North Africa with over 2 million active users). Building on this infrastructure, we are now introducing financial services to help our users pay, save and borrow digitally. Helping usher the continent into a digital economy era. (Today, +57% of Africans do not have access to affordable financial services).

We are active in Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, France, and Canada and planning to roll out our services across most of French-speaking Africa in the next 12 months.

.About The Role

In this role, you will be leading and managing the operations, developing business and increasing profitability for Yassir. Documentation and creating efficient, scalable systems are your thing and you enjoy a client facing role and the challenge of growing the business. People love working with you because you make everyone’s life easier and you always know the status of projects. You are a very good problem solver with hustle and customer facing skills and can effortlessly switch back and forth between planning & execution. You must be highly analytical, ROI-focused with a strong track record of driving meaningful growth and engagement, ideally for a direct-to-consumer or B2B service. The position demands both a keen business sense, strong planning and multi-tasking skills to achieve business objectives. The ideal candidate is a team player who can work in a matrixed country organization, is relentlessly passionate about growing and engaging with partners and customers.

What You Will Do

  • Own the growth strategy for the Togolese market and lead its implementation
  • Manage the product(s) to best meet the evolving needs of the market
  • Build deep relationships with key stakeholders, including regulators and suppliers
  • Secure big partnerships that could change the game in the market
  • Manage the P&L of the market and set/achieve ambitious targets
  • Build and lead an aggressive, bold, and highly operational team

What You'll Need

  • A degree in business or MBA is desired (but not required)
  • Experience in a leadership role at a dynamic organization (experience abroad or in a multinational is a plus but nor required).
  • Target driven and ability to drive meeting of very aggressive targets
  • Strong commercial sense, sharp problem solver and ability to get things done
  • Strong business development and relationship building skills
  • Experience working/living in the region.
  • Must have outstanding written & verbal communication skills in (local) French and English
  • Outstanding project management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, self-start, contribute under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Highly organized, creative and critical thinker
  • Comfortable working in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Procurement or legal background is a big plus
  • Excellent business judgment, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organized and obsessive about details
  • Hard working, passionate and looking to embrace the challenge
  • Thrive in high impact/high profile situations
  • Enthusiastic about Yassir!


  • Ground floor opportunity with the team; shape the strategic direction of the company
  • The rare opportunity to change the world around you such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another app, we’re infusing social values and reinventing how services are provided
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment


  • Great compensation and bonuses including stock options.
  • Paid company holidays
  • Full social coverage

How to apply

Please fill out the form below, and upload your CV in English. We review applications on a rolling basis and give equal opportunities. We celebrate diversity and strive to foster an inclusive environment.

  • Lieu de travail Togo
  • Date d'expiration 07 Avril
  • Niveau de poste Confirmé / Expérimenté
  • Secteur d'activité Distribution, Commerce
  • Niveau d'étude (diplome) Master 1, Licence Bac + 4
  • Nombre de postes 01
  • Type de contrat CDI

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