Tradersofafrica.com is an ecommerce marketplace focused on driving intra-African trade as well as trade between Africa and the world through technology.
Our mission to create sustainable wealth for individuals, communities, organizations and nation states in Africa.
Our merchants have a large range of products that span across various categories including agricultural produce, leather and textile, construction materials, woodworks and furniture, food and beverages and so much more.
We provide escrow services; powered by Ecobank, dedicated customer service support and many other services to ensure optimal customer satisfaction.
Locations: Lagos and Cameroon
Reports To: Sourcepro Team Lead and Lead, Field Operation Specialist
The Field Specialist will primarily be responsible for monitoring and supervising products brought by suppliers (Timber/Wood) and monitor the exporting processes of such product to buyer’s destination
Also acquisition / sourcing for potential new buyer and new suppliers.
Responsibilities and Duties
Travel to product locations.
Plan and coordinate the shipping activities.
Strategise and execute sourcing from various African countries.
Know your product (Timber/Wood/Charcoal/ Agro commodities).
Source for new suppliers.
Source for new Buyers.
Provide week activities report.
Inspect product in the forest, park or warehouse.
Send photos and videos of product.
Relevant academic qualification – minimum of a B.Sc is required.
Must be tech savvy and ready to learn.
Must have an international passport and ready to travel.
Previous experience in a related field is an advantage.
Must be willing to be away from home for a period of time.
Must have good computing skills.
Must be fluent in verbal and written English.
And any other language is an advantage (French)
Must be a bit rugged and sharp
Hardworking, Focused and dedicated.
Strong and energetic.