Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa · Sales/Product


Now 13 years old, Rhino Africa's journey to being recognized as “Africa’s Leading Safari Company” by the World Travel Awards - for the last 4 years in a row(!) - has been guided by a simple philosophy: we take care of the small things so that our clients’ big dreams come true. Some people wait their whole lives to get the chance to visit Africa, and we are here to make these lifelong dreams a reality. Through our unparalleled passion, dedication and expertise, we are able to cater for every aspect of our clients’ needs and wishes. Now, servicing over 15,000 clients and expanding operations in English, French, German, Spanish, and Portuguese, we are on the lookout for a Chief Operating Officer (COO) to help ensure that our end product is streamlined across all our business units and will always remain an unforgettable, incomparable experience.

We are looking for an experienced Chief Operating Officer (COO) to oversee Rhino Africa's rapidly expanding Product and Sales departments. Working at senior management level and reporting to our CEOs, our COO will be responsible for the growth and sustainability of our business. Acting as the direct reporting manager for our three respective Heads of Product, English Sales and Foreign Language Sales, our COO will need to be an experienced and efficient leader, able to maintain control of diverse business operations, while not losing sight of the strategic direction required to drive growth.

Across the two broad fields of strategy and operations, our COO's core responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to) the following:




We are looking for a born leader and experienced industry hand, who possesses:


You will report directly to our CEOs and have very close interaction with our sales managers, product manager as well as the rest of our management team.

Preference will be given to PDI candidates.

Apply for this job