Startup & High Growth

Movemeback African oppportunity location
  • Lagos Nigeria

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This company is a pioneer among African technology-enabled businesses. With an existing and rapidly increasing presence across the continent, this company is playing a key role in changing the landscape of technology and consumer services in Africa. Via its technology platform, this company is creating sustainable impact, by enabling small, medium and large businesses to reach new and existing customers. 


This company is seeking a talented, high impact Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) to lead all commercial teams and own the country P&L, from business plan creation with CEO to day-to-day performance execution. As the new CCO, you will own of key transformation projects, and have frequent interactions with Group Management including several ExCom Members. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in shaping the company’s strategic growth plans, as it enters an exciting new phase.

Role Responsibilities:


  • Achieve KPIs of revenue, items sold, gross margin, assortment and active ventor base
  • Build, manage, animate the key account management team
  • Maintain a strong relationship with key executives of top brands and top sellers
  • Become an expert of the different categories with a perfect knowledge of the different products / pricing / stakeholder dynamic / market trends
  • Acquire, grow, train and animate the tail of seller through your Vendor Success team 
  • Protect and improve the customer and seller experience
  • Organise key commercial events such as Black Friday
  • Build a very friendly user interface for vendors and customers by being deeply involved in all Tech developments


Although the organisation is currently unable to advertise this position publicly, please feel free to get in touch for more information.


  • 5+ years’ experience in consulting (BCG, Bain, McKinsey); or 5+ years experience in ecommerce (Amazon, Alibaba, etc.); or 5+ years in top banks
  • 8-10 years' experience managing commercial teams in leading multinationals or start ups
  • Degree from a top 1% Business / Engineering School or University
  • Strong management & leadership skills
  • Strongly outcome driven
  • Very ecommerce friendly with a strong entrepreneurial mindset
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Well structured, highly analytical, well organised, and resistant to stress


Globally competitive salary and benefits package

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