Jumia is Africa's leading internet group, with already over 3,000 employees in more than 14 African countries and huge successes such as Jumia, Jumia Market, 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.
Founded in 2012, Jumia's mission is to revolutionize the concept of shopping by providing customers with the best online shopping experience through a wide range of products categories including mobiles & tablets, computers, electronics, home & living, fashion, sports, health & beauty, grocery and others.
Africa is one of the fastestgrowing economies in the world, offering excellent opportunities in a vibrantand booming environment.
Its economic growth has enabled innovative businessesto flourish and this is where Jumia steps in.
We are currently looking for talented peoplewith a passion for emerging markets and Africa to join our team and embark onour exciting journey.
Composing content, editing and posting to JUMIA website
Using details from the fashion supplier to write content on the products
Describing fabric, sizes, colours and fittings of various fashion items
Writing descriptions on accessories
Editing web pages for on-screen readability
Proofreading final draft of web pages.
Working on Jumia back-end software to ensure our suppliers product info is online
Training our suppliers in using Jumia IT (Software) tools at Jumia and suppliers offices
Liaising with other departments such as Sourcing, Buying, Operations and Production to ensure product information is put online in a timely manner
Identifying and executing on opportunities to improve and automate processes
Required Skills & Qualifications
Diploma or Degree in Business / IT / Journalism
At least 1 year experience in content writing, freelance or employment
Excellent written English
Good computer skills : ability to quickly learn new software and tools
High attention to detail and ability to meet strict deadlines
Good organizational skills including prioritizing, time management and multi-tasking
Great communicator, friendly and approachable
A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment
A unique opportunity of having strong impact in building the African ecommerce sector
The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team
An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders