Bolt Nigeria (Taxify)

Regional Manager - Africa

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Bolt Nigeria (Taxify) is recruiting for Full time Regional Manager - Africa

Job Description

Bolt is one of the fastest-growing startups in the world with over 30M happy customers in 35+ countries, from Europe to Mexico to Africa. We’re building the future of logistics – one platform that connects you with cars, motorcycles, scooter sharing, or food delivery from your favourite restaurant. Fast, convenient and affordable service for everyone.

We're looking for a Regional Manager (based in Lagos, Nigeria to our Bolt Food team, who will be launching and managing new markets at Bolt Food in Africa. Bolt Food currently operates now in 13 markets but will launch many more countries and cities in 2020.

Let’s build the future of transportation together!

What you'll be doing:

  • Project manage launch for Bolt Food business from zero to launch in new countries and cities in Africa
  • Manage regional operations in the assigned region after countries/cities launch
  • Be responsible for Bolt Food business growth and profitability in the assigned region
  • Make data-driven decisions that will help to grow the business and improve operational efficiency
  • Understand business needs & opportunities in the region and countries and resolve them in a timely manner
  • Collaborate with various teams & stakeholders to bridge the gap between city, regional and HQ teams
  • Hire and motivate new talent, and grow talent within local country teams
  • Manage regional legal, PR, GR topics related to Bolt Food business
Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience


Other Requirements


  • 5+ years experience in Operations, Business Development, Strategy or Management Consulting, ideally in a tech marketplace company
  • Proven career record of managing high value and complex business projects
  • Successful experience running operations in a fast, dynamic business environment 
  • Have a data-driven analytical mindset (great Excel skills)
  • Great communication skills and experience working with various stakeholders
  • Experience leading and managing high performing teams

You’ll get extra credit for:

  • Experience in sharing economy, tech business, transport industry, startup or dynamic high-growth company
  • Experience in product launches or running a business


  • Motivating compensation – motivational base pay and company stock options
  • No corporate BS – we’re moving too fast for that
  • Amazing personal growth experience at one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe
  • Working with a motivated and talented international team, plus regular team events
  • Flexible working hours – as long as you get the work done
  • Impactful work – you’ll have a rare opportunity to build a product literally used by millions of people across the world

Our team is made up of thinkers, innovators and go-getters shaping the way millions of people move around the globe. We value passionate and down-to-earth people who are driven to get things done and find creative solutions to problems. We recognise that our strength and success are directly linked to the talent and skills of our team members and a lean approach to our work. Our headquarters are situated in Tallinn, Estonia and we have offices in 35+ countries around the world.

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About Bolt Nigeria (Taxify)
Bolt, formerly known as Taxify is one of the fastest growing companies in Europe and Africa with over 3M customers in more than 20 countries. Taxify was founded in Estonia in 2013 as a market-leading platform connecting riders to private drivers or licensed taxis.Taxify was founded by Markus Villig (then only 19 years old, a high-school student) in 2013, with a vision to aggregate all Tallinn and Riga taxis into one platform. The service was launched in August 2013 and in 2014 it went on to fore...
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Job Summary
June 11, 2020
Offer Type
Full time
Minimum of 5years
Executive / Management /Administration/ Office/ Operations
Logistics / Transportation
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