Finance Data Analyst - Jumia (Full Time)

Jumia is Africa's leading internet group, with already over 3,000 employees in more than 20 African countries and huge successes such as Jumia, Jumia Travel, Jumia Food, Jumia Deals, Jumia House, Jumia Jobs and Jumia Services. It is led by top talented leaders offering a great mix of local and international talents and is backed by MTN, Millicom, Rocket Internet, Axa, Orange, Goldman Sachs & CdC.

 

Porto Tech Center (PTC) is Jumia’s IT development center, with around 200 IT-specialists. Porto Tech Center was created in 2012 with the aim of focusing on IT development. At PTC, we provide you with a unique and exciting opportunity to work in an entrepreneurial environment and develop smart solutions for our group companies. We do e-commerce online shops, logistics, business intelligence and mobile applications, involving a wide range of high-end technologies for tens of millions customers. The software we create is present in more than 20 countries. Working at PTC means being in the first line of e-commerce development in emerging markets.

 

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.

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • As part of Jumia Finance Systems, Operations and Intelligence Team, you’ll lead the design and implementation of our reporting and data analysis tools;
  • Develop automated and scalable reporting solutions to translate ambiguous business requirements and complex analyses into actionable insight for both business and finance leaders;
  • Work with various stakeholders across the Group - from the Finance, Tech, Commercial and Operations Departments – to understand their reporting requirements and key business performance indicators;
  • Design and build supporting data models for recurring reports, as well as for ad-hoc requests;
  • Create dashboards, using our data reporting platform, to share relevant insights with your users, in a clear and effortless way.

 

Requirements:

  • Advanced proficiency in SQL, ETL, data modeling, and working with “Big Data”;
  • Well-versed with data visualization and building dashboards, e.g. PowerBI, Tableau or similar;
  • Familiar with data modeling and database schema design;
  • Excellent project management skills;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
  • Hands-on attitude, because e-commerce is 50% operations and processes;
  • Fluent in English and excellent communication skills;
  • Minimum of a Masters’ degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or relevant field;
  • Ideally a double IT/Business degree;
  • 3-5 years of industry experience in a Business Intelligence role;
  • Experience or familiarity with the startup ecosystem, including dynamic of startups, accelerators, venture firms and more.

 

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.