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Regional Head of Technical Operations | Nairobi| Kenya

Sistema Biobolsa

Sistema Biobolsa

IT, Operations
Nairobi, Kenya
Posted on Monday, May 27, 2024

Regional Head of Tech-Ops | Technical Operation | Kenya

Sistema.bio, creating value from waste.

At Sistema.bio, we firmly believe that the transition to renewable energy, the reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions, and the adoption of regenerative farming are crucial for ensuring a thriving world for both current and future generations.

We manufacture and distribute high-quality, cost-effective biodigesters across Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Our biodigesters empower farmers to convert waste into renewable energy and organic fertilizer, allowing them to reduce their carbon footprint, increase productivity, and operate more efficiently.

By providing access to innovative biodigester technology, Sistema.bio is dedicated to addressing the interconnected challenges of poverty, food security, and climate change.

We are on a mission to reduce 1% of global greenhouse gas emissions 🌱 🌏.

You have the opportunity to become an integral part of this impactful story!

Your mission at Sistema.bio:

Reporting to the Africa Director, in this role you will lead, train, and drive the performance of technical teams across different countries in the Africa region. You will be responsible for the high quality of our installations and the high quality of our user training, leading to high customer satisfaction. You will also be responsible for the operational budget and managing operation unit cost objectives. You will be responsible for Health & Safety, logistics, inventory, and project performance.

You’ll be in charge of:

  • Managing, training, and making proper tools and processes available to the team to get high customer satisfaction across regions.
  • Driving high-quality installations following Sistema.bio standards across different regions; an actor in improving Sistema.bio standards.
  • Offering safe work conditions to the team.
  • Implementing and continuously improving the training plan following the standard training curriculum.
  • Developing budgets and respecting the unit cost targets across regions.
  • Maintaining On Time and accurate inventory and logistics management.
  • Ensuring efficient management of productive projects including client training folders, cost control, and the systematic implementation and respect of the Gant chart.
  • Leading management of specific projects involving partners or new process development and implementation.

More about YOU:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, or Industrial engineering, with relevant certification and experience in project management.
  • Experience in managing team and field operations with at least 3 hierarchy levels, including training.
  • Good technical skills and understanding.
  • Experienced in logistics and inventory Management.
  • Experienced in customer care.
  • Good Computer skills: Word, Excel, basic skills in using databases such as Salesforce.
  • A biogas experience if preferred.
  • Good team management skills.
  • Good planning skills.
  • Good Oral and written communication skills.

What we offer:
✨ Passion and Purpose: Join a dynamic social impact company, certified B Corp and immerse yourself in an environment where passion, a strong mission and collaborative spirit converge.

🌍 Global Team, Local Impact: Be part of our incredible international team comprising over 360 colleagues across 3 continents. Experience the power of working together toward a common goal that transcends borders.

🍃Balance matters: We understand that your best work comes from a rested and healthy state. Embrace our commitment to work-life balance with a flexible and accommodating work environment designed to suit your needs.

👐 Embrace diversity: Join a vibrant workplace with colleagues representing more than 20 nationalities. At Sistema.bio, inclusivity and diversity are not just values; they are the essence of our culture.

🌱 Grow with us: We foster an autonomous work environment that empowers you to contribute, develop, and take ownership of your projects and work. Join our team of doers in a fast-paced environment where there are plenty of opportunities to grow and learn.

🐄 Farmers are at the heart of what we do: Dedicate meaningful time in the field to develop a deep understanding of the needs and challenges faced by the farmers. Get ready to have your boots on the ground, making a tangible impact where it matters most.

Your journey with us is not just a job; it's a chance to make a lasting impact.

Other important details:

  • This is a full-time position based in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • We offer a hybrid work model.
  • This role will entail Travelling which form 30% of the time.
  • Starting as soon as possible.

Eager to witness how we passionately solve humanity's most important problems?

  • Immerse yourself in our Youtube channel featuring customer testimonials, mini documentaries and videos showcasing our impact work.
  • Don’t miss CACA, our award-winning documentary illustrating how our efforts contribute to combating climate change.
  • Check this page to learn more about our commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Sistema.bio is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of gender, race or color, ethnicity or national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.