Careers

We are on a mission to change the way people live their everyday life making life easy and enjoyable while they go about their normal day.

Why work with us?

  1. You’ll get to take on amazing challenges, everyday. Our team is constantly solving the seemingly unsolvable. We’re always innovating, iterating and creating things from scratch.
  2. We’re a Nigerian company with global ambitions. Pukena offices will soon spring up in other states of the country and beyond to other countries of Africa and the world at large with our headquarters in Lagos.
  3. We are young but we’re growing fast. There’s plenty of opportunity to tackle challenges, think big and make a huge difference.
  4. Our work culture is something special. We are passionate about our mission to make life easy for people, and we are passionate about our services. We take every chance to add value to our customers and make them happy.

Current Openings 

Operations Manager, Cars & Drivers

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as drivers, car dealers, driving schools, insurance companies, car tracking companies, car rental companies, car spare parts dealers, auto mechanics, car washing companies and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in an auto related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an auto related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Home Service Experts

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as cleaning companies/experts,nannies, errand runners, personal shoppers, pet groomers, home assistants, pest controllers, housekeepers, gardeners and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in an home care/childcare related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an home care/childcare related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Local Artisans

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as plumbers, painters, carpenters, welders, electricians, bricklayers, aluminuim fabricators, generator repairers, computer repairers, locksmiths, phone repairers, appliance repairers, cable TV installers, Wall papaer installers, solar panel installers, furniture makers, tilers, house construction personnel, AC repairers, interior designers, fashion designers, steel fixers, excavator operators, loading shovel operators, backhoe operators,  and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in a related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in a related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Hubs & Spaces

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as Landlords, house agents, coworking spaces, real estate companies and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in a related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an arelated field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Events Services

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as event decorators, caterers, photographers, party rentals, Djs, event venues, event ushers, event MCs, makeup artists, cake makers and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in an events/hospitality related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an events/hospitality related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Tutorial Services

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as academic tutors, professional tutors, vocational skills trainers and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in a related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an a related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Operations Manager, Beauty Services

Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Recruitment/partnerships with major stakeholders such as barbers, makeup artists, hair stylists, fitness experts, mani & pedi experts, hiar removal experts, massage therapists and any other relevant stakeholder for the department.
  • Training and orientation: Training of all registered stakeholders as mentioned above. This could involve classroom training (where applicable), strategic orientation meetings with partners, etc.
  • Background check: Thorough and detailed background checks on all registered stakeholders on guarantor details (where applicable), criminal records (where applicable), health records (where applicable), verification of submitted data, etc.
  • Placement: Carry out procedures for placement of trained and background checked personnel (where applicable), creating and implementing relevant contract documents to activate the business relationship between Pukena and the partner and ensuring that all parties involves fully understands the terms and conditions of the contract.
  • Job Monitoring: Keep tabs with placed PukenaPros (where applicable) ensuring they represent the company well. Cautions, appraise, sanction, rewards and releases PukenaPros where applicable. Responsible for the quality of service delivery of all our placed PukenaPros

Requirements:

  • Must have relevant education in an auto related field
  • Atleast 3 years experience in an auto related field
  • Must be computer litrate with demostrable experience in the use and operations of basic computer packages such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
  • Has to be in or around Yaba axis of Lagos

Basic Salary: N30,000 + Performance bonuses

Digital Marketing Officer
Location: Yaba
Duration: Full Time

You will be responsible for:

-Devising strategies to drive online traffic to the company website.
-Tracking conversion rates and making improvements to the website.
-Developing and managing digital marketing campaigns
-Utilising a range of techniques including paid search, SEO and PPC.
-Overseeing the social media strategy for the company.
-Managing online brand and product campaigns to raise brand awareness.
-Managing the redesign of the company website.
-Improving the usability, design, content and conversion of the company website
-Responsibility for planning and budgetary control of all digital marketing
-Evaluating customer research, market conditions and competitor data.
-Review new technologies and keep the company at the forefront of developments in digital marketing.​

Successful candidate will have all or most of these qualifications:
-Bachelor degree in Marketing.
-Experience managing PPC, SEO and Affiliate programmes.
-Strong understanding of current online marketing concepts, strategy and best practice.
-Experience in ecommerce, SEO, PPC, Email marketing, and social media.
-Previous experience in a similar digital marketing role.

Salary Based (Very attractive)

 

Company Details:

Pukena is a fast growing technology company comprised of talented hackers, hustlers, dreamers, and doers. In our first year, professionals on our platform have fixed coffee machines, groomed fluffy dogs, mixed cocktails, built dance floors and completed thousands of other jobs across over 100 categories. Most importantly we've helped match hundreds of nannies, DJs, chefs, plumbers and other informal workers to exciting opportunities. We've raised money and forged partnerships with some of the largest companies and investors in Nigeria. As we grow, we're looking for self-motivated and inspired candidates to join us in transforming the informal economy.

Benefits

  • Chance to work for one of the Nigeria's fastest growing start ups.
  • Have a real impact at a fast-growing startup revolutionising the service delivery space
  • Stock options for believing in the project at this early stage. You become stake holders in addition to the agreed salaries
  • Work in a highly motivated and inspirational team

How to Apply

To Apply: Please send your application and relevant supporting materials to [email protected] on or before Tuesday 22nd January 2019. CVs without supporting documents would be immediately thrown out. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.