Cross Country Data Analyst - Jumia Services (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.

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing operations performance.
  • Use data modelling practices to analyze your findings and create suggestions for strategic and operational improvements and changes.
  • Work with external stakeholders to understand and investigate their feedback into the service/function/product provided;
  • Consider the opportunities and potential risks and flag it with top management
  • Flag with top management any Gaps on the performance and Identify root causes for bottlenecks.
  • Build smart tools to reduce time consumed from all operations teams.
  • Design, document and maintain system processes.
  • Communicate key insights and findings to product team.
  • Improvise monitoring tools for the whole operations.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's or advanced degree in supply chain discipline or related experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Email, Internet etc.
  • Proficient in Google Office Suite  – Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Docs, Gmail, etc.
  • Minimum 3 to 5  years-total experience in logistics, operations and/or vendor management, experience, preferably within distribution, transportation or customer contact operations is required
  • Process oriented, well-organized with a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical ability; ability to leverage analytical work into action-oriented reporting and plans of action. 
  • Strong SQL and database experience
  • Experience in BI tools (prefered Power BI or Tableau)
  • Experience in Python/R is preferred 

We offer:

  • A unique experience in an international, entrepreneurial, yet structured environment  
  • Unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders for our future internet service lines
  • The opportunity to be part of a team full of talented people with the best backgrounds.