Easy Solar is a leading solar company in West Africa, distributing and financing high-quality solar products and appliances for those with limited or no access to the grid. Customers can finance their purchase over time by paying in weekly or monthly installments, with the option to pay via cash or mobile money. To date, Easy Solar has reached more than 450,000 users, distributed through its extensive network of agents and outlets throughout Sierra Leone and Liberia.
Easy Solar is looking for a Global Head of People & Culture to provide high quality leadership on the development of our People & Culture (P&C) strategy. It is essential we strengthen all practices related to people as we enter our next phase of growth, because maintaining a strong performance-driven culture and a happy team will be a critical success factor in achieving our goals.
Reporting directly to the CEO and partnering with other senior leaders, the Global Head of P&C will refine Easy Solar’s culture and ensure the smooth operation of all people functions. In addition to creating and executing the Group P&C strategy, a key area will be aligning policies and culture, as well as enhancing partnership across Sierra Leone and Liberia; and continuing to do so as we expand further in West Africa. Another major focus will be advancing gender equity, thereby ensuring diversity and inclusion across all levels, while encouraging local hires in focus countries wherever possible.
A true people person, you’ll be the go-to person for all employees. You will be supported by experienced Talent Managers in Sierra Leone and Liberia to implement initiatives, growth paths, trainings, guidelines and processes as well as ensuring that we are living our SOLAR way culture - Service excellence, Openness, Learning, Accountability, Resilience.
Strategy & Policies
Team Building & Coaching
Easy Solar is the leading solar company in Sierra Leone, distributing and financing high-quality solar products and appliances for those with limited or no access to the conventional grid. Easy Solar is currently operational in 12 of Sierra Leone's 16 districts, and their products have reached over 450,000 Sierra Leoneans since operations launched in 2016.
Easy Solar makes clean energy affordable to off-grid communities by distributing solar-powered devices on a rent-to-own financing structure. Customers can finance their purchase over time by paying in weekly or monthly instalments, with the option to pay via cash or mobile money. Enabled by data-driven consumer finance, a trusted brand built on superior customer service, and an expansive network of 90+ community-based agents going the last mile, their growth is powering and empowering families and businesses across West Africa, and has driven over $1 million p.a. in household savings for their customers.
Easy Solar, through its parent company Azimuth, has received copious support and recognition for its innovative approach to solving the challenges of energy poverty in West Africa. Deeply embedded within the renewable energy landscape in Sierra Leone, their continued success is enabled by partnerships and support from the following key organisations: SOBA, Angaza Design, Orange Money, REASL, PRESSD- SL, Sun King.