VerifyMe is building the Nigerian trust infrastructure by offering digital identity and verification services to a wide range of industries and the retail market. Licensed by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), our verification services are available by API or via our full-service Managed Verification Platform.

Our customers can leverage our services to enable contactless customer onboarding, confirm National Identification Number (NIN), Bank Verification Number (BVN), and Driver’s License (FRSC) and secure e-commerce transactions using our AI-powered facial recognition and liveness detection technology.

All our verifications are compliant with Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Tier III and Anti-Money Laundering (AML), we give decision-makers the tools to assess suitability for financial services and employment

Job Position: Chief Operations Officer

Job Location: Lagos

Job Purpose

  • The Chief Operations Officer, designs, and implements policies to promote company culture and vision and oversee operations to keep businesses on track.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures.
  2. Set comprehensive goals for performance and growth.
  3. Establish policies that promote company culture and vision.
  4. Oversee daily operations of the company and the work of executives (IT, Marketing, Sales, Finance etc.)
  5. Lead employees to encourage maximum performance and dedication.
  6. Evaluate performance by analyzing and interpreting data and metrics.
  7. Write and submit reports to the CEO in all matters of importance.
  8. Assist CEO in fundraising ventures.
  9. Participate in expansion activities (investments, acquisitions, corporate alliances etc.)
  10. Manage relationships with partners/vendors.
  11. Consistently adhere to regulatory standards and requirements.
  12. Any other duties that may be assigned for the advancement and achievement of the goals of VerifyMe.

Job Requirements
Qualifications/Experience (Essential)

  1. B.Sc / BA in Business Administration or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus.
  2. Understanding of business functions such as marketing, sales etc.
  3. Demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development.
  4. Experience in fundraising will be a plus
  5. Working knowledge of data analysis and performance/operation metrics


  1. Proven experience as Chief Operating Office or relevant role.
  2. Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities.
  3. Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills.
  4. Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving.


  1. Excellent knowledge of business regulations and procedures, including the International.
  2. Committed to learning and development.
  3. Teamwork.
  4. Adaptable.
  5. Proactiveness/Productive.
  6. Excellent listener.
  7. Self-regulation.
  8. Analytical skills.
  9. Interpersonal skills
  10. Negotiation skills.


  1. Organizational, administrative and leadership skills.
  2. Goal-oriented and results-driven.
  3. Decision-making and delegation.
  4. Critical thinking and multi-tasking.
  5. Credible and confident communicator (written and verbal) at all levels.
  6. Analytical and problem-solving ability.
  7. proven strategic aptitude and ability.
  8. Excellent presentation skills.
  9. Technologically driven.

Attitude (Essential):

  1. Ability to work under pressure.
  2. Passionate about achieving high levels of excellence.
  3. Highly energized and motivated with a high level of commitment.


  1. Hands-on approach, with a ‘can-do’ attitude.
  2. Self-motivated.
  3. Tenacious and results driven with sound business judgement.
  4. Ability to work collaboratively with others to provide a high-quality service.
  5. Ability to prioritize
  6. Time management skills.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: jobs@verifyme.ng using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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