Chief Operating Officer

Going Active Africa

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Going Active Africa is based in the biggest emerging economy in Africa, Nigeria. We are a dedicated talent strategy, resourcing, and organizational learning consultancy, with extensive experience of working with international organizations in Nigeria. 

Job Description

  • Experience with mechanized agriculture and services is a must
  • Experience running an organization or division of an organization that has P&L responsibility
  • Proven success in meeting revenue and profit goals of an organization
  • Demonstrated ability to build and motivate a team
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with stakeholders
  • Good understanding of basic finance principles (profitability, cash flow, and balance sheet management)
  • Good understanding of how technology can support business
  • Ability to execute a business plan
  • Strong risk management skills - ie understand where risks lie in the business plan and business model and develop and implement plans to de-risk same

Personal attributes

  • A people person that likes to engage with retail customers/smallholder farmers understand their issues
  • Problem solver
  • Attention to detail
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Determination and drive


  • Revenue and growth
  • Days Receivables
  • Profitability
  • Tractor utilization
  • Customer Satisfaction


  • COO will be a potential successor to CEO
  • Non Nigerians based in the region will be considered

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Going Active Africa

Job Level

Executive (Director/CEO/CFO/COO)




Administration & Office Support and Agriculture/Farming

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years