Warehouse Operator

Jumia

Operations | Nigeria

Jumia is the leading e-commerce player in Africa. Jumia was founded in 2012 in Nigeria with a clear mission, to relentlessly build the most effortless and reliable online shopping environment, providing consumers with the widest range of genuine products at low prices. Jumia has now expanded to 15 countries with over 4,000 employees across Africa, integrated most of the value chain from our own delivery fleet to our customer service and our own warehouse.


 


Jumia is part of Jumia Group, a leading global incubator of startups specialized in e-commerce. Jumia Group is Africa's leading internet firm, with already over 14 African countries and huge successes such as Jumia eCommerce, Jumia Food, Jumia Cars, Jumia House and Jumia Travel. It is led by very talented people offering a great mix of local and international profiles. 




Jumia Group has 7 investors, MTN, Millicom, Rocket Internet, Axa, Orange, CDC, and Goldman Sachs. The group went public by listing on the NYSE in 2019 as the first African Tech Start-Up to do so.




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 Group steps in.




We are currently looking for exceptional people to join our team and embark on an exciting journey.


 


Responsibilities



  • Assist with all shipping, receiving, and inventory organization operations



  • Properly utilize warehouse equipment and tools to increase productivity, efficiency, and safety. 


 



  • Double-check items to verify the accuracy of outgoing orders 

  • Follow all warehouse policies and standard operating procedures (SOPs)

  • Perform accurate cycle counts 

  • Fulfil orders in a timely manner.

  • Stack, shelve, and stage items for storage and shipment as necessary

  • Label warehouse stock for quick and easy identification and retrieval using identification tags, location tags, stamps, electric marking tools, or other labeling equipment. 

  • Work with other warehouse team members to effectively complete assigned tasks 

  • Receive inbound loads and ship outbound orders. 

  • Ensure tools and equipment are kept clean and in working order

  • Organize the warehouse and various products according to requirements and schedules 


 


Skills and Qualifications


 



  • Excellent verbal communicator

  • Previous warehouse experience

  • Dependable and responsible

  • Strong work ethic

  • Team management

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Attention to details