Fido - Banking the Unbanked - Personal Assistant to CEO

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Who are we

There are 2B adults worldwide that don’t have a bank account. 2B. That’s ~40% of the world’s adult population. 350M of these live in Sub Saharan Africa. They are hardworking, young, connected adults that are invisible to the traditional banking system. Fido is changing that. We are building a borderless digital bank so that everyone can access financial products like credit, savings, and payments that make lives easier and better.

Want to be an early employee in a unique consumer brand? Want to do work that has an impact on society? Join us. We build consumer products that are powered by a magical cocktail of real time mission critical ML models, behavioral psychology and financial engineering. We promote meritocracy, decide fast and commit, and worship data.

What you will do

As the Personal Assistant to the CEO, you’ll ensure the company complies with financial and legal requirements, as well as maintaining high standards of corporate governance. Although not strictly required to provide legal advice, you'll also need to have a thorough understanding of the laws that affect your areas of work. You'll hold a strategic position at the heart of governance operations within the organization. A key part of your role will be to act as a point of communication between the board of directors of the company, senior management, and other stakeholders. You will monitor changes in relevant legislation and the regulatory environment and take appropriate action. You will be responsible for maintaining statutory books, including registers of board and sub-committee members, directors etc., organizing board and sub-committee meetings, preparing agendas, and taking minutes.

Who are we looking for

  • An individual who possesses an excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as organization and time management skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in administration, business management or law would be preferred with at least 2 years work experience
  • An aptitude for using IT software.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure.
  • Influencing and Interpersonal skills and the ability to work with people at all level

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