Fido - Banking the Unbanked – Talent Acquisition Specialist

Talent Acquisition Specialist


We are looking for a Talent Acquisition Specialist who will oversee our full-cycle recruiting.
If you are passionate about people and see yourself as an influencer change agent - your place is with us!

In this position you will collaborate with employees and managers at all levels and provide great service to help the company grow and achieve its business goals. 

You will be responsible for delivering end to end recruitment processes and solutions by working on cross org processes with emphasis on recruitment and Admin.

What you will do:

  • Responsible for leading full cycle recruiting from sourcing, through coordinating professional interviews and phone interviews and overseeing entire process
  • Creatively recruit top-notch candidates and maintain a strong pipeline of talent while executing a superb candidate experience
  • Work closely and collaboratively with hiring managers and other partners on process improvements, events, employer branding, and various other initiatives
  • Operate social activities such as company Happy Hours, special holidays, events etc.
  • Responsible for office maintenance, logistics and supplies (kitchen, IT, equipment) 

Who you are:

  • 1+ years of Recruiting/ Talent Acquisition experience including sourcing/ interviewing, especially of Tech positions
  • Experience in high-tech organizations– Advantages  
  • Strong interpersonal skills, well organized with an ability to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Self-management skills and ability to work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Adapt quickly to changes and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • English – proficient in writing and speaking  

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.

Are you tired of building boring enterprise software? 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. Come join us as one of our early team members. 

Join our mission to make financial services accessible and improve the lives of millions of people in Africa and emerging markets.