Numida is a rapidly growing digital microfinance institution (MFI) in East Africa focused on serving Micro-and Small Businesses (MSBs). Thanks to our proprietary technology and credit processes, we provide growth and working capital to verified MSBs, resulting in high portfolio yields and a high impact on our borrowers’ livelihoods.
Through the Numida mobile app, small business owners apply for convenient and unsecured, short-term business loans by digitally submitting evidence of business ownership and activity. Our proprietary due diligence process, combining machine validation and human review, allows a first lending decision to be made in less than 72 hours and disbursed digitally via mobile money.
Traditionally overlooked and underserved Micro and Small Businesses (MSBs) in emerging markets deserve to have great tech built to serve their needs. Numida is the first and largest mobile platform in East Africa focused on offering convenient, accessible, and appropriate financial services specifically to MSBs. With the wealth of data collected through our platform, we are well positioned to connect business owners to the financial and non-financial services they need in order to grow their business, whether it be credit, savings, insurance, payments, logistics, customer acquisition, or financial & HR management.
Due to our deep knowledge of our customers, Numida is becoming renowned for building technology that MSBs love. Within 10 years, we anticipate enabling at least 1 million small business owners on the continent to achieve their dreams.
We are looking for ambitious junior staff to drive forward our product development through user testing and market research. Junior Product Analysts MUST have a long-term interest in product development, they will work directly with Numida’s product team to collect feedback on new product designs from our clients and potential clients. This role requires strong execution skills, the ability to think critically about user interface design.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
WHO YOU ARE:
WHY NUMIDA IS FIT FOR YOU:
At Numida, we believe our values make a difference
YOUR COMPENSATION AND REWARD:
This is a full-time, high-growth role in an early-stage East African technology start-up. We are an unconventional business, and our workplace is inspiring with a lot of opportunities for personal growth and fun. You will receive a competitive salary and have the opportunity to work with a dynamic and diverse team based in Kampala, Nairobi, San Francisco, and Vancouver.
Numida is committed to maintaining 50/50 gender balance in our team. Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Expected Start Date:
5 December 2022