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Marketing Manager



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Transform African Cities with SafeBoda as an Innovative Marketing Manager


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Join SafeBoda, a Series B venture-funded company, revolutionizing transport and payments in African cities. Operating in Uganda and Kenya, with backing from industry giants like Google and Yamaha, SafeBoda is on a mission to provide accessible services for Africa’s urban population. Be part of a passionate team dedicated to making a massive impact on millions of lives in East Africa.

  • Lead dynamic marketing initiatives across the company.
  • Coordinate projects and teams to drive marketing success.
  • Report to the VP of Marketing to deliver strategic campaigns.
  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Minimum 2 years of leadership experience in a marketing team.
  • Background in ride-hailing, transportation, or FMCG is beneficial.
  • Digital marketing certifications and proficiency in analytic tools preferred.
  • Advertising/Marketing agency experience is a bonus.

Enjoy competitive salary, health insurance, paid leave, and mentorship. Apply by emailing your CV and Cover Letter to [email removed - click apply for more details] with 'Marketing Manager' as the subject.

Who we are: At SafeBoda we believe that everyone in African cities should have access to affordable services at a click of a button. Our platform is carefully designed to meet the needs of African consumers as a one-stop shop for transportation, payments, and on-demand services. We are operational in Uganda and Kenya and are a venture-funded Series B company that is already having a huge impact on millions of people in Africa. Our backers include Google, Unbound, GoVentures (GoJek’s VC), AllianzX, Yamaha, and Beenext, among others. We have a passionate and highly engaged team of superstars based in East Africa. Together, we aim to revolutionise transport and payments delivery in Africa’s cities.

The role: The Marketing Manager at SafeBoda, plays a pivotal role in driving the company's marketing initiatives, ensuring effective coordination of various projects and teams. This role demands a reactive, innovative and strategic thinker with strong leadership skills, a passion for marketing, and a proven track record of delivering successful 360 marketing campaigns. Reporting directly to the VP of Marketing, you will be responsible for the following key deliverables.

Job requirements: Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or a related field. At least 2 years experience in effectively leading a marketing team. Proven experience in marketing roles, preferably in the ride-hailing, transportation industry or retail/FMCG. Certifications in digital marketing, social media marketing, or related areas is a plus. Familiarity with tools such as Google Analytics, social media analytics, and CRM systems. Advertising/Marketing agency experience is a plus.

Benefits: Competitive salary, Health insurance, Paid annual leave, A supportive team environment with mentorship from SafeBoda leadership. Be a critical part of a team at the pinnacle of tech entrepreneurship in Africa.

Applications details: Send an email to [email removed - click apply for more details], and CC [email removed - click apply for more details] , attaching your CV and a Cover Letter indicating why you are the right fit for the role. Please use Marketing Manager as the email subject.


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