| Full time

Country Manager (Construction / French / Haiti)



Job Description

Gatesource HR Caribbean Recruitment is recruiting for its US-based client a dynamic and experienced Country Manager to lead operations in Haiti. This challenging role offers a unique opportunity to make a lasting impact in a region known for its distinctive challenges and rich cultural diversity.

Position Overview: As the Country Manager reporting to the CEO, you will be responsible for providing strategic direction and leadership to our client's operations in Haiti. This role demands a French-speaking versatile professional with a track record in operations management in remote locations, a deep understanding of the business landscape in the Caribbean, and the ability to navigate diverse challenges effectively.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Operations Management:
  • Oversee day-to-day operations, ensuring efficiency and compliance with industry standards.
  • Implement effective processes to optimize resource allocation and utilization.

2. Financial Management:
  • Take charge of financial planning, budgeting, and reporting for the Caribbean region.
  • Implement financial strategies to enhance profitability and sustainability.

3. Stakeholder Engagement:
  • Foster and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including government bodies, partners, and local communities.

4. Team Leadership and Development:
  • Lead and inspire a diverse team, promoting a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to enhance team performance.

5. Risk Management:
  • Identify potential risks associated with operations in Haiti and develop mitigation strategies.
  • Ensure compliance with regional regulations and industry standards.


  • Bachelor's degree in any of the following: Construction, Engineering, Business Administration, Management or a related field.
  • Proven track record in operations management, with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Understanding of the Francophone Caribbean business environment.
  • Financial acumen, budget management, staff training and logistics management experience.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Previous experience in a hardship environment
  • Fluent in French and English, Spanish is a plus


  • Expat package with housing, insurance, flights, car with driver

Job Information



Work Experience

4-5 years



Job Type

Full time







Zip Code

HT 6136

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