March 2016 Quality Assurance Manager Job at Bridge International Academies

 

Bridge International Academies is transforming education by attacking one of the emerging world’s biggest problems: inadequate access to and quality of education for the children of families living on
less than $2/day. Bridge is one of the fastest growing education companies in the world with aggressive global expansion planned for 2016 and beyond.

The following job vacancy exists:

Job Title:  Quality Assurance Manager

Description
Bridge International Academies is transforming education by attacking one of the emerging world’s biggest problems: inadequate access to and quality of education for the children of families living on less than $2/day. Bridge utilizes a research-proven, scripted-learning education methodology coupled with big data (all teachers have tablets for instruction, assessment, and data-gathering) to profitably deliver high quality education at less than $6 per child per month. Bridge is a for-profit company that deeply believes that financially sustainable solutions are the long-term answer to development in emerging countries. The Company is backed by top-tier, global venture capital firms including New Enterprise Associates (the largest VC firm in the world), Omidyar Network, Khosla Ventures, and Learn Capital. Bridge International Academies offers a tremendous opportunity to grow with one of the world’s most exciting, ambitious, and socially conscious companies, with leadership roles available across a number of competencies and geographies. We look forward to getting to know you!

What you will do

  • Manage a field team of over 20 Quality Assurance Associates
  • Create extensive audits – primarily in Survey-to-Go software, to be used by Quality Assurance team.
  • Oversee the Quality Assurance Associates to ensure all duties as assigned are carried out.
  • Manage the Quality Assurance Associates route maps and budgets.
  • Validate the work of Quality Assurance team on a regular basis. This requires constant field travel.
  • Ensure all the issues reported to HQ by the Quality Assurance Associates are accurate.

Minimum Qualifications

  • University degree in Business Administration or Management
  • Minimum of two years of professional work experience preferably working in the field or managing field teams
  • 2-3 years in Supervisory and management roles

Competencies and Skills

  • Solid geographic knowledge of Nigeria necessary
  • Strong project management experience preferred
  • Willing to travel in all weather
  • Experience managing and working with remote employees and in collecting large amounts of data and applications in a systematic and organized fashion
  • Solid problem-solving capability; must be pro-active in solving both major and minor issues that arise
  • Must be highly organized, detail-oriented and able to manage multiple tasks within tight deadlines
  • Has a positive can-do attitude; is able and willing to take on any challenge
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office, Internet.
  • Has experience in creating surveys using any of the available tools

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply