Security Analyst - 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 sustainable impact in Africa. Jumia offers unique opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment, creating new jobs, new skills, and empowering a new generation.  


Job Objective:

As security analyst, you will ensure that the company's assets are protected from unauthorised access. You will work with the head of security to set up process and proceedures to securing on-premise infrastrucutre, finding and mitigating risks & breaches. You will also represent the company while working with external security agencies on solving related challenges.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing legal advisory, liaising with the company legal counsels, guidance and support  

  • Evaluating theft incidents, items and packages alterations with actions to mitigate such

  • Routine security inspections at our locations, evaluate flaws and proffer solutions

  • Collating and validating intelligence, evaluating the reliability of sources and credibility of information across board

  • Building up intelligence pictures for warehouse operations

  • Identifying potential loopholes within operations cycle that might lead to theft and recommending appropriate changes

  • Delivering information in formal reports or as presentations and desk-level briefings

  • Supporting police investigation, filing complaints at the police station and following up with court cases

  • Liaising and collaborating with security agencies where necessary to further investigate theft cases and fraud attempts

  • Supporting security team in other areas to achieve its targets and goals etc  


Key Performance Indicators:

  • Theft prevention, Case documentation and analysis

  • Effective guards supervision & monitoring

  • CCTV evaluation, monitoring & footage analysis/investigation

  • Guards training and process improvement

  • Court case reports and follow-ups


Qualification & Requirements

  • 4 years relevant security experience 
  •  Must have security background in similar warehouse settings
  •  NYSC discharge certificate
  • Must be able to use Microsoft office
  • Good communication, analytical and investigative skills
  • Pay attention to details and ability to work with little or no supervision etc
  • Must have undergone some related and relevant security training.


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.