Potential locations: East Africa & West Africa
Start date : MBA course specific
Who we are:
At the click of a button, SafeBoda provides a safe, more convenient, mobile-first transportation platform for Africa’s booming young population. On the high-frequency use of our transportation service, SafeBoda is providing value to consumers, our drivers and passengers, with additional financial services, payments and other on-demand services to keep Africa moving forward. Based in Kampala, Nairobi, and Barcelona we are a venture funded company that is already having huge impact for millions in East Africa.
What we are looking for:
We are looking for several top of the class summer interns to support our business growth in East Africa, and expansion to other parts of Africa. We are looking for a self-starter, highly motivated and intelligent individuals who are excited to support SafeBoda’s growth!
We have a number of high impact roles supporting our:
Operation team working closely with our COO and Head of Operations.
Fintech team in Kampala to identify different business models and regulations applicable for different markets and products, working closely with Head of Fintech.
Expansion team focused on expansion operations and scoping research in new cities, working closely with the Head of Expansion.
You should have:
+3 years minimum in consulting, operations, strategy, start-up, investment banking or a similar area
Experience working in informal transportation or logistics is a plus
Comfortable to work in tough conditions not always with easy answers to challenges
Highly proactive ability to move fast, innovate and find creative solutions
Be emotionally intelligent, humble and excited to work within a team with a diverse set of experiences and skills
Data-driven decision making mindset and solid analytical skills with an advanced experience of Excel
Experience with government relations and working with large institutions to get stuff done is a plus
Excellent communication skills with the flexibility to negotiate corporate partnerships one minute and explain financial concepts to SafeBoda riders the next
High levels of energy needed to travel and work across cities and countries
Live the SafeBoda values, represent the company in everything you do and constantly fly the flag
Scale with a rapidly growing startup, with tons of opportunity for growth
Contribute to our mission and work at our dynamic and fast-paced company in Africa
One return ticket from your city
Free SafeBoda transport
Free lunch every day
The need for this role is urgent, and we’d like the right candidate. Send an email to email@example.com stating why you would like to be a part of SafeBoda. In addition attach your CV/Resume