• Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationBA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • LocationAccra
  • Job FieldSales / Marketing / Retail / Business Development

The Planning & Performance function at Jumia is responsible for anticipating and structuring the planning & performance activities for the country. We are a cross functional team delivering what is right for the country agnostic of function or agenda.

The role emcompasses eight clearly defined dimensions:

  • Steering country on full PnL to profitability across GP1/GP2 & GP3
  • Producing and owning Monthly/Weekly performance planning
  • Constantly refining and improving our approach to deliver on our budget and vision
  • Prepare mid month and monthly Performance reviews
  • Launching/implementing and monitoring performance steering actions across marketing/commercial/ops and Jumia Services
  • Lead performance steering and execution of Tier 1 events in country

The Head of Planning & Performance is manages and coordinates high impact actions and projects across all functions commercial/marketing/Ops and JS. The aim is to bring exceptional profitable usage growth.. The Head of Planning & Performance is a key contributor to delivering a profitability and sustainable Jumia with world-class customer experience and ensuring Jumia becomes the most beloved shopping destination for Africans.

This role entails:

  • Defining and monitoring monthly performance across and full PnL identifying and conducting root cause analysis on deviations ensuring all departments are aligned with the expected trajectory
  • Leading the defining and implementation of performance steering actions to growth in the profitable usage of Jumia
  • Giving weekly visibility on key deviations versus Business Plan for the country
  • Assessing every month the deviation versus Jumia Services SLA (Service Level Agreement) to avoid any extra cost due to lack of planning accuracy
  • Leading locally the Tier 1 event execution across functions
  • Launching/implementing and monitoring performance steering actions across marketing/commercial/ops and Jumia Service

A successful candidate will fulfil the following requirements:

  • Ability to execute cross functional performance plans
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Organized and structured
  • A Fast learner who is resistant to stress
  • Independent with a strong ability to go further than the expectations

Expected background and technical skills:

  • Top Business / Engineering Schools and Universities
  • 5 years experience
  • Significant experience in ecommerce, management consulting, venture capital, company creation or category management (retail) would be appreciated
  • Proficiency in MS Office and Excel (VBA would be a plus)
  • Ability to analyse large data sets to make strategic decisions

Method of ApplicationInterested and qualified? Go to Jumia on africainternetgroup.peoplehr.net to apply