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  • Posted: Jan 22, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Elimu Holdings Limited was started in 2008 to dedicate efforts in developing education technology for all learning institutions in Kenya. Bulk SMS for schools is a product that removes the headache from communicating with parents.
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    Product Manager, eLImu

    Job Description

    • Determines the desires and needs of customers by specifically researching needs to get market information
    • Understand and improve customer experience by generating strategic new ideas to grow Market shares
    • Coordinate the design and development of products with learning development and product teams 
    • Work closely with the product team to deliver with optimal resources
    • Manage and coordinate the testing of new products. Document, report and recommend improvements. 
    • Collaborate with the communications and product team to drive product launches
    • Responsible for managing and implementing marketing activities through research, strategic planning and implementation.
    • Analyze and monitor market trends
    • Provide analyses and reports on product performance against set targets.
    • Understand Market competition through Comparison of eLIMU’s products to competitors product.


    • 3 - 5 years of proven experience in managing the lifecycle of a successful product
    • Solid background and hands-on experience in Software Development
    • Experience in interfacing with customers
    • Excellent written and verbal communication
    • Experience in developing product and marketing strategies
    • Must be able to interact and share ideas with executive management
    • Ability to take up challenges by solving problems

    Additional Information

    What we offer

    • Paid time off
    • Healthcare coverage
    • A highly collaborative team environment that will support your professional and personal growth
    • Work alongside great talent.
    • A culture of learning and innovation. 
    • Opportunities for career growth and training.
    • Interaction with industry leaders and forward-thinking people. 
    • A chance to make a social difference.
    • Overall fun company. 

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    Head of Business

    Job Description

    As the Head of Business, you will be in charge of designing business strategies and managing day-to-day operations to guarantee company efficiency. Our ideal candidate is one who is extremely passionate about business development, operations and “starting up" in general. The person is going to be a part of a closely knit small team of passionate individuals with a single minded focus to scale  a genuinely innovative Edtech learning technology.

    He/She is expected to consolidate, accelerate growth, and expand eLimu’s presence and will be responsible for shaping the organizational strategy and directing the rapid expansion plans, whilst building the team, optimizing the existing business, and building new business strategies and models to scale and grow business by X times. She/he will operationalize business excellence, build efficiencies, launch and grow their digital presence and its current active user base.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Strategy: Building the playbook on how to scale the usage of our products. This will include developing annual, quarterly, and monthly strategic plans. Lead, define, represent and communicate product strategy and vision in line with the businesses long-term goals.
    • Business Development: Close strategic opportunities that will expand the reach and visibility of eLimu. Develop executive level relationships, leveraging partners and educational  ecosystem for sales leads and market presence.
    • User Acquisition & Retention: Devising strategies for user growth and retention. It will include attracting the right profile of users who will convert to paid long term subscribers.
    • Product: Work with the product team to devise marketing experiments, and build growth levers into the product (you should be extremely familiar with A/B testing and CRO). Collaborate with other units to optimize the core business while validating new opportunities for growth.
    • Management: Leading and managing a team. You know how to set goals and ensure your team hits them. Build you team from hiring the right growth talent to coaching and empowering your people to improve and outperform.


    • Entrepreneural Mindset/Experience
    • Understanding of technology and its impact on education sector; ease of learning using technology.
    • Be energetic and driven, commercially minded and growth oriented
    • A keen desire to achieve targets 
    • Five or more years’ of commercial experience in leadership capacity
    • You possess deep appreciation of the digital economy and have worked in at least one start-up where you had successfully scaled the business to significance. 
    • Solid operational expertise and ability to be hands-on when required. 
    • Ability to attract, build and manage a team. 
    • Passion & desire to work at a place that seeks BOTH impact and business results, is important. 
    • An MBA, product experience while not necessary, are all highly desirable.

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.


    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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