Vendor Experience Officier

Jumia

Operations | Tunis, TN

Jumia is the leading pan-Africa e-commerce platform. Founded in 2012, Jumia’s mission is to improve the quality of everyday life in Africa by leveraging technology to deliver innovative, convenient and affordable online services to consumers, while helping businesses grow as they use our platform to reach and serve consumers.

Our platforms consist of our marketplace, which connects sellers with consumers, our logistics service, which enables the shipment and delivery of packages from sellers to consumers, and our payment service, which facilitates transactions among participants active on our platform in selected markets. Through our online platforms, consumers can access a wide range of physical and digital goods and services, fashion, electronics, beauty products and also hotel and flight bookings or restaurant delivery.

With over 3,000 employees in 14 countries spanning across 6 African regions, 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 for Africa. Jumia offers unique opportunities in a vibrant and booming environment, creating new jobs, new skills, and empowering a new generation. We are looking for talented people with a passion for Africa to join our team and embark on our exciting journey!


 


Main Responsabilities:



  • Monitor, report on and improve the operational performance of our vendors

  • Analyse data to anticipate vendor problems at their roots, recognising symptoms and acting swiftly to cure them.

  • Listen to vendors' concerns and solve them with empathy, recognising the disparate needs.

  • Work collaboratively with various Jumia stakeholders to analyse problems, develop, test & implement solutions and improve the cross-functional empathy between vendors and the business.


 


Requirements & Qualifications:



  • An analytical degree from a top university.

  • Ideally 3-4 years of operations management experience.

  • Experience with operational change and project management.

  • Flawless communication skills, with the nuance and empathy required to address different stakeholders appropriately.

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills (you love Excel and Pivot tables; SQL is a plus).

  • Exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail.

  • A driven and confident personality with a cool head in a crisis.

  • Entrepreneurial mindset and a willingness to get your hands dirty.

  • The ability to act on intuition and instinct in conjunction with analysis and patterns.


 


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