A number of job opportunities are available from MTN Uganda, Localization lab, Liberty sparks and Delv.
MTN Mobile Money Uganda Limited seeks to hire in various positions in the company following the separation of mobile money services from MTN Uganda.
The following jobs are available at MTN Mobile Money Uganda Limited
- Senior Manager (Sales)
- Senior Manager (Products and Services)
- Manager (MoMo Pay Informal)
- Manager (Trade Marketing)
- Manager (Business Development)
- Manager (Regional Sales)
- Manager (Savings, Lending and Remittances)
- Manager (E-commerce and Open API)
- Manager (Consumer Protection and Operations)
- Manager (Internal Audit)
- Manager (Financial Operations)
For more details on these offers, go to this link: https://www.linkedin.com/posts/mtnug_mtnjobs-activity-6814112922881548288-tjEq The deadline for submission of applications is 2nd July.
Google for Startups
Google for Startups fund wants to bridge the existing fundraising gap for black startup founders in Africa’s fast-growing technology landscape. Through the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund Africa, they are supporting early-stage startups on the continent that are founded by black-led or diverse teams or who are directly benefitting the black community.
This non-dilutive $3million fund is allocated across a pipeline of 50 investable black-founded startups in Africa. The fund is open to all startups that meet the criteria, with priority given to Google for Startups Accelerator & Partner program alumni.
This fund will be given along with mentorship support and Google platform credits to help the startups grow.
Who Should Apply
Early-stage startups with black founders or diverse founding teams operating and headquartered in Africa.
- Non-dilutive (equity-free) cash awards of up to $100,000 per startup
- Up to $220k in Google Ads grants and Google Cloud credits
- Access to a network of mentors to help tackle each startup’s unique challenges
Applications to the fund are open until 7th July 2021. Go to this link to apply: https://gfepublic.secure.force.com/events/EventTrackRegistrationForm?id=a2h3a000000mOjNAAU&lang=en
Localization Lab is growing and looking for talented individuals to join its team and be at the forefront of creating more equitable and accessible technologies and diverse digital spaces for underserved communities around the world.
The available vacancies are;
About Localization Lab
We make technology accessible to underserved communities in over 200 languages, publish research, and develop educational materials with local organizations. Since 2012, we have worked at the intersection of technology, human rights and language to expand the reach of internet freedom, public interest technologies and educational materials to communities around the globe.
Digital Marketing intern
Delv an edtech company seeks to hire a digital marketing intern to join its team. Delv is an edtech company settling up in Uganda that is leveraging technology to rethink learning and development for employability- through career guidance, skilling for the 21st century and linkages to employment opportunities.
Eligibility for this offer
- Passionate about social media
- Has a good understanding of digital marketing
- Strong communicator
- Passionate about learning by doing
- Craving to showcase your talent and skill as a communicator and marketer
Send your profile to [email protected]
Liberty sparks encourages all young professional from the age of 18-30 to participate in the 2021 essay competition. The top 10 winners who will be selected through a various stage will attend the virtual young professional Colloquium with Prof Brian, Prof Ken Schooland and Adam.
The top winning essay will be published on Liberty sparks’ media, other website, blogs and also published in the local newsletter of the top country include Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. We also have special packages for the top 10 winners, include special training and mentorship.
The top five winners will be awarded and the first winner to go home with $200 and the rest four $100 each.
The deadline for the submission is July 9th 2020. Only Top 20 candidates will be contacted. The Top five winner announcement and award will be in November 2021
Where to submit?
All essays should be SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY to: [email protected]