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Nigeria Ecosystem Lead

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Lagos

Website Celo

The Celo mission is to build a financial system that creates the conditions for prosperity for all. Celo aims to remove the barriers for large-scale adoption of cryptocurrencies as means-of-payment.

As an Ecosystem Country Lead for this decentralized technology, working with the team at C Labs, you will help build and support the community of collaborators and early adopters interested in contributing to and benefiting from the Celo platform.
You will be responsible for the implementation of an education campaign about Celo and the different use cases for the technology, starting with building the community and including on-the-ground project management and engagement with key local collaborators.

You will: Establish an engaged community of users and key collaborators in Nigeria

    • Develop a community of Celo users in-country through kickoff events, networking, etc
    • Serve as an ambassador to Celo: educate the community about Celo at events, conferences, etc
    • Conduct user research and experiments to better understand the community of early adopters
    • Engage with Celo users regularly and respond to information inquiries in a timely manner
    • Monitor feedback and represent the voice of the customer to C Labs’ Product, Engineering, and Ecosystem teams
    • Support C Labs’ Product and Experience teams with localization and other relevant requests
Provide support and nurture an ecosystem of key partners in Nigeria
    • Build relationships within the financial inclusion, decentralized finance and crypto communities
    • Partner with C Labs team members to scope out partners that add value to the Celo platform
    • Nurture relationships with existing and new partners
    • Attend events, conferences, etc to gain insight into local developments in the crypto and Fintech spaces
    • Engage with local contributors and advocates  to ensure consistency and success in collaborative efforts
You are:
      • Passionate about Celo’s financial inclusion mission
      • Excited about blockchain and cryptocurrency and their potential
      • An independent, self-driven and organized go-getter who can thrive in uncharted waters
      • An excellent communicator with high emotional intelligence
      • Enthusiastic about working in a startup environment
You have:
    • At least 3+ years experience living and working in Nigeria
    • Experience in community building (offline + online), events planning, content creation and/or a similar function
    • At least 2+ years of experience in project/program management
    • Ability to work cross-functionally and across time zones
    • Experience working in Fintech/payments or blockchain in Nigeria
    • Fluency in English
    • [Nice to have] Strong connections in the local crypto/blockchain community

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