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Head of Reward



Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Posted on Thursday, March 30, 2023
People · Dubai

Head of Reward

The opportunity

Moove is on a mission to make financial services accessible to those who have previously been excluded, championing financial inclusion and building sustainable jobs for entrepreneurs. As the Director of Reward, you will play a critical role in driving our growth by defining and implementing our reward philosophy and global reward strategy. We need you to design and implement a data-driven approach to reward management that is scalable, whilst overseeing our digital infrastructure and people analytic capability. This is a unique opportunity to join us as we accelerate our growth and transform into a global scale-up, while staying true to our African and emerging market roots.

What you will be doing

  • Own and be accountable for executing Moove's reward strategy.

  • Drive the development and implementation of a data-driven approach to reward management.

  • Oversee Moove's digital infrastructure and people analytic capability.

  • Build and lead a high-performing team over time to achieve Moove’s desired growth and success.

  • Develop and drive an effective compensation and ESOP strategy that supports business objectives and is aligned with market benchmarks.

  • Ensure that the compensation and ESOP programs are clearly communicated and understood by all employees.

  • Proactively provide recommendations to the People team and business leaders on reward-related decisions.

  • Advise and keep leadership abreast of compensation programs and trends.

  • Develop and evolve a highly effective digital infrastructure that supports the People team and business functions capable of delivering regular, impactful analysis and insights that influence business decisions and drive business outcomes.

  • Provide reward coaching, guidance, and support to colleagues enabling them to excel in their role and develop a high-performing team of people, platform and data analytics professionals,

What you'll need for this position

  • Proven track record owning the reward strategy and capability for a scaling/high-growth business.

  • Proven development and implementation of a data-driven approach to reward management.

  • Experience of reward structures globally with emerging market experience highly desirable.

  • Experience driving digital infrastructure and people analytic capability.

  • Experience of building and leading high-performing teams.

  • A strategic mindset and ability to think creatively about reward management, digital infrastructure, and people analytics challenges.

  • The ability to adapt and excel when business plans change.

  • Proven ability to understand strategic organisational issues and influence key leaders and stakeholders.

  • Experience in a fast-paced environment with limited structure and resources, preferably in the technology industry.

Who you will work with

  • You will report to the SVP People and work closely with founders and functional leaders across the company.

  • Together with the SVP People you will partner with finance on budgeting and maximising financial incentives whilst managing costs.

  • Within the people team, you will closely work with the strategic people partners to ensure the reward approach supports the business plans, and that the digital infrastructure and insight provide support driving a healthy organisation.

About The Team

Our team is diverse, diverse, diverse - it’s arguably our most defining characteristic! We simply don't look, think or operate like other scaleups. And we’re committed to retaining every facet of this diversity as we grow globally.

We like to Moove Fast, Moove Simple and Moove Together. We are collaborative, positive, curious, and engaged, and are looking for like-minded people to join us as we build something remarkable that impacts and transforms the lives of overlooked and underserved people globally.

The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently.

Pre-hiring Notice: Moove relies on the accuracy of information contained in employment applications, as well as the accuracy of other data presented throughout the hiring process and during employment. Any misrepresentations, falsifications, or material omissions in any information or data provided by an applicant may result in the applicant being excluded from further consideration for employment or, if an individual has already been hired, termination of employment.

EEO Statement: Moove is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, political affiliation or any other protected characteristic.

Moove’s Vision

Democratising access to financial services for mobility entrepreneurs globally

Our Mission

To financially empower every mobility entrepreneur in the world by welcoming them into the global financial system using our proprietary credit scoring products & fintech platform

About Moove

At Moove, we are on a mission to make financial services accessible to those who have previously been excluded.

Today, we do this by giving mobility entrepreneurs access to work by providing them with a vehicle, even if they have no previous credit history. In the future, we will bring hundreds of millions of people into the banking system through our proprietary credit scoring system.

This is our journey as a mobility fintech. And it's happening fast.

We are proud of our origins as an African start-up. 2023 is the year that we accelerate our growth and transform into a global scale-up, while staying true to our roots. In order to get there, we need the right people with us on the journey.

We are at a stage where every hour that our Moovers put in, our business moves forwards. Wherever you join us, you will experience a sense of restless innovation and impact like nothing you've experienced before.




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