Interswitch is an Africa-focused integrated digital payments and commerce company that facilitates the electronic circulation of money as well as the exchange of value between individuals and organisations on a timely and consistent basis. We started operations in 2002 as a transaction switching and electronic payments processing, and have progressively evolved into an integrated payment services company, building and managing payment infrastructure as well as delivering innovative payment products and transactional services throughout the African continent. At Interswitch, we offer unique career opportunities for individuals capable of playing key roles and adding value in an innovative and fun environment.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Business Development Executive, Housing & Travels
Job Type: Permanent
Department: Indeco – Industry Ecosystem & Platforms
- Develop key businesses, growth strategies, tactics, and action plans; and successfully execute within agreed timelines to meet relevant KPIs and financial targets.
- Executing strategies for driving Housing & Travels transaction growth across Quickteller channels
- Create plans to improve consumer adoption of lifestyle services
- Prepare business justification plans to address identified business opportunities and work with the product team to create a product market fit
- Monitor process completion and go-live
- Drive the expansion of Interswitch’s lifestyle offerings into other African markets using the Quickteller Brand
- Contribute to Interswitch’s valuation strategy by ensuring Quickteller’s dominance in the Housing, Transportation & Travel space
- Work with various internal groups to drive the profitability of Quickteller’s consumer business
- Develop understanding of product profitability levers and produce plans to improve the online product proposition e.g, balance building and retention activities
- Closely track the business metrics and analytics, and works with the product manager to identify and resolve issues.
- Propose potential business deals by contacting potential strategic partners; discovering and exploring opportunities with said partners to leverage their existing network/offerings
- Developing and negotiating contracts; integrating contract requirements with business operations
- Ensure adequate financial projection and monitoring of revenue
- Good First Degree from a reputable institution
- An MBA would be an added advantage.
- 2 – 5 years in similar role in the B2C space.
- Research and Strategy
- Business/Market Intelligence
- Presentation Skills
- Contract Negotiation
- Lead Generation.
- Business Analysis
- Customer Insights
- Personal Credibility
- Customer (internal & external) focus
- Oral & Written communication
- Ability to multi-task
- Ability to work well under pressure
- Adventurous/ intuitive.
- Analytical Thinking/Solving Problems
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Application Deadline 21st May, 2022.