Motion and Video Specialist – Jumia (Full time)
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!
We are currently looking for talented people with a passion for emerging markets and Africa to join our team and embark on our exciting journey.
As a Motion and Video Specialist, you will be responsible for creative storytelling and taking Jumia’s content marketing to the next level.
In particular you will;
Create all the brand’s video and motion materials
Lead strategy and creation for customer education materials.
Create materials with guidelines per channel
Manage videos and animation materials for special campaigns including editing.
Creating short videos (unboxing, web series, vox pop)
Manage Youtube as a channel including branding, optimizing videos and working
with the digital manager to optimize ads.
Assist in creating the vision, storyboards, and scripts for all videos.
Work with fashion team to create fashion and experience films.
Professional Skills & Qualifications
Background in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations and related field from an accredited university.
3 -5 years in video and digital content development for multiple brands.
Experience in creation motion (Animation).
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop and Illustrator, and editing tools.
Experience in branding and creative campaign management
Experience with relevant video editing tools
Demonstrated project management skills and use of tools like Trello and slack.
Proficient with Microsoft tools e.g word and excel.
Experience guiding video and multimedia projects from idea to execution.
Efficient with time management and problem-solving skills.
A unique experience in an entrepreneurial, yet structured environment.
A unique opportunity of having strong impact in building the African ecommerce sector.
The opportunity to become part of a highly professional and dynamic team.
An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the next generation of leaders
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