Analyst - Jumia (Full Time)

At Jumia, we are always looking for new talent! Not only Business Analysts, Data Analysts but also Finance Operations Analysts: if SQL is your DNA, then this is the place to be.

Check out below!


What you will be doing:

Business Analyst:

  • Enable faster & better decision-making, automation of processes, execution of analytical projects using statistical as well as machine learning techniques to optimize our business processes;

  • Develop & maintain new dashboards, optimize existing reports; data exploration and mining to propose new analysis and evaluate the feasibility of new information requests, ensuring the data is accurate, clean, and in line with the definitions as per the business function owner;


Data Analyst:

  • Lead the design and implementation of our reporting and data analysis tools, build supporting data models for recurring reports, develop automated and scalable reporting solutions to translate business requirements and complex analyses into actionable insight for leaders;

  • Work with various stakeholders to understand their reporting requirements and key business performance indicators; while creating dashboards, using our data reporting platform, to share relevant insights with your users, in a clear way;

  • ...

Finance Operations Analyst:

  • Structure & clarify processes by understanding operational and business needs, liaise with systems’ owners to translate business needs and specify new developments granting the teams access to the right tools;

  • Lead the design, implementation, and training of processes aligning countries on best practices and optimizing processes with operational and financial understanding, developing insights on the company’s effectiveness, bringing a holistic perspective to the data and insights we have;


What we are looking for:

Business Analyst:

  • Proficiency in SQL languages and in Microsoft applications (PowerBI, Excel);

  • Knowledge of statistical programming languages like R and/or Python;


Data Analyst

  • Advanced proficiency in SQL, ETL, data modeling, and well-versed with data visualization and building dashboards (PowerBI, Tableau, or similar);

  • Familiar with data modeling and database schema design, with great project management skills;


Finance Operations Analyst:

  • Passionate about making things happen and getting excited about identifying and delivering simple solutions to complex problems at pace with a strong drive and ability to manage multiple stakeholders across different geographies;

  • Think, act and communicate clearly and confidently with your team and stakeholders across the company;

  • ...


About Jumia

Jumia is a leading e-commerce platform in Africa. Our marketplace is supported by our proprietary logistics business, Jumia Logistics, and our digital payment and fintech platform, JumiaPay. Jumia Logistics enables the seamless delivery of millions of packages while JumiaPay facilitates online payments and the distribution of a broad range of digital and financial services.

We are fueled by the belief that technology has the potential to transform everyday life in Africa, for the better. We built Jumia to help consumers access millions of goods and services conveniently and at the best prices while opening up a new way for sellers to reach consumers and grow their businesses.

Jumia counts over 5,000 people across more than 10 countries, a diverse group of talent with different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives, driven by a common ambition to help build the digital future of Africa.

Africa is one of the fastest growing economies in the world, offering excellent opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment. Its economic growth has enabled innovative businesses to flourish and this is where Jumia steps in. We are currently looking for talented people with a passion for emerging markets and Africa to join our team and embark on our exciting journey.


Jumia in Porto

At Jumia Porto Tech Center we boast over 16 different nationalities. We have around 350 employees from several business areas, from IT, to Finance, to HR. The IT team represents 75% of it, so as you can see we are a major tech company, and as a Tech company, we share an innovative spirit. At Jumia PTC you will work under the most updated technologies and work methodologies. We are great fans of Agile philosophy and we aim to keep things simple but smart. Also, for Jumia, technology relates with improvement for our world. We see technology as something we need to put purpose into. Our mission is to leverage technology to improve everyday life in Africa and we do it  by delivering convenient and affordable online services to consumers, helping them fulfill basic everyday needs. And while we’re present in Africa, we get to take African economy online, helping small and large businesses grow and reach new consumers. This is what drives our day to day decisions. :)

We are looking for great people to join our amazing teams and celebrate our achievements. At Jumia we work hard, but we do Tech With Purpose!


We offer you a career with

  • A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment

  • The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world

  • An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures 


And even more for our Jumees

  • Attractive bonus scheme

  • Free access to Udemy for Business for an unlimited training experience

  • A great work life balance: hybrid work week; additional vacation day in December

  • Caring perks: individual private health insurance, dental insurance, discounted gym membership, parental bonus

  • Fun at work: company events, quarterly team building, drinks and snacks.

Please send your CV in English. CV in other languages will not be considered.