Manager, Performance & Process Improvement Job Opportunity – Living Goods (LG)

Title:              Manager, Performance & Process
Organisation: Living Goods (LG)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Associate
Director, Field Operations
About US:
Living Goods (LG) seeks to improve the lives of tens of millions of
underserved customers by revolutionizing the way community health is delivered
in the developing world.  To do this, Living Goods not only grows its own
business operations, but also dramatically magnifies its impact through
large-scale partnerships.  Living Goods supports networks of ‘Avon-like’
micro-entrepreneurs who go door-to-door teaching families how to improve their
health and wealth while selling affordable, high-impact products like basic
medicines, fortified foods, water filters, clean cook stoves, and solar lights.
Job Summary: The Manager,
Performance & Process Improvement will analyze underlying operation
systems, improve processes, come up with new initiatives and help the whole
crew perform better. Living Goods’ work at the community level could not happen
without a great field operations team. 
They are the stage crew that works behind the scenes to make for a
powerful community healthcare delivery. 
And like every great stage crew, they need a great manager to support
them with the right initiatives and systems to thrive and deliver scalable high
impact community health. 
Key Duties and
  • Measure what matters. Assess and analyze
    field operations performance, processes and systems.
  • Make us better. Identify ways to replicate
    what’s working and correct what’s not. Design and new initiatives and
    policies including operations, HR, IT, supply chain….
  • Action decision. Ensure effective
    implementation of new initiatives and policies across the field operations

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant must hold a BA but preferably
    a Master’s degree in planning, design or other relevant area.
  • Operations experience. Five or more years
    of experience in process improvement or project management with experience
    either in the global health or private sectors.
  • Project management skills.  You work in a methodical way, breaking
    down projects into manageable parts. 
    You have a gift for staying organized.
  • Flexibility. You’re able to cope with
    change and unpredictability. 
  • Results driven.  You set goals and strive to achieve
  • Committed to our mission.  You have a demonstrable commitment to
    international development and global health.
  • Team player.  You play well with others enjoy seeing
    the impact of our work as a team.
  • Multitasks.  You’re able to juggle multiple tasks at
    once while ‘keeping calm and carrying on.’ 
    You think strategically, handle ambiguity and work well in a
    multicultural environment.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly
encouraged to apply online at the web link below.
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