Consolidation & Reporting Specialist - Jumia (Full Time)

Jumia is a leading e-commerce platform in Africa. It is built around a marketplace, Jumia Logistics, and JumiaPay. The marketplace helps millions of consumers and sellers to connect and transact. Jumia Logistics enables the delivery of millions of packages through our network of local partners. JumiaPay facilitates the payments of online transactions for Jumia's ecosystem. With over 1 billion people and 500 million internet users in Africa, Jumia believes that e-commerce is making people's lives easier by helping them shop and pay for millions of products at the best prices wherever they live. E-commerce is also creating new opportunities for SMEs to grow, and job opportunities for a new generation to thrive.

With over 5,000 employees in more than 10 countries in Africa, Jumia is led by top talented leaders offering a great mix of local and international talents and is backed by very high-profile shareholders. Jumia is committed to creating a sustainable impact in Africa. Jumia offers unique opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment, creating new jobs, new skills, and empowering a new generation. 


Ensure accounting compliance throughout the consolidation and financial reporting process.

As a Consolidation and Reporting specialist, you will be working directly with the Consolidation Manager. The Group is constantly working on improving its consolidation and reporting process which offers excellent opportunities both in project management and development of consolidation skills.


Main responsibilities:

  • Assist in the monthly consolidations and reporting tasks (communication with local teams, review local packages, booking consolidation adjustments, intercompany reconciliation process, etc.);
  • Substantiating consolidation adjustments and procedures;
  • Assist local finance teams and controllers on IFRS accounting & use of the consolidation tool;
  • You will also assist:
    • on Audit Requests
    • team efforts in other complementary tasks/projects.

Requirements

  • Degree in Management / Finance / Accounting or equivalent;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in audit / corporate finance / accounting / consolidation in IFRS environment is a plus;
  • English proficiency written and spoken;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Attention to Detail;
  • MS Office proficiency (especially in Excel).

We offer:

  • 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.