The role of the General Manager would be to support the Country Manager in the management of all operations related to our micro-insurance products, including maintaining quality of delivery of existing activities, as well as managing business relationships. The General Manager will also be responsible for developing new products, business models and functionality, and will assume P&L responsibility for successful new lines of business. Work streams will include coordinating technical platform integration, insurance company coordination, marketing, sales team recruitment, etc.
The General Manager will also play a specific role with regards to setting up a more robust local organisation structure to enable it to perform effectively.
Overall, the General Manager must be attuned to value the details as well as be able to understand and drive towards the big picture. Analytical and quick thinking in a fast-paced environment are essential. The General Manager is an enthusiastic problem solver and thrives on being engaged at all levels of the project.