Operations Associate

About Andela:

Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common.

We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happen


About the Recruitment Operations Associate:

Andela is seeking a detail oriented planner with strong communications skills to serve as its Recruitment Operations Associate. At the core of Andela’s talent operation is the process that guides the engagement, assessment, and selection of Andela’s Fellows. As the Recruitment Operations Associate, you will be responsible for building and improving systems for applicant tracking, communications, scheduling, and event planning, as well as inter-departmental coordination.

Key Attributes:

  • You are over-communicative and highly collaborative
  • You have experience with and a love for for tool-driven (calendars, surveys etc.) complex logistics management
  • You are motivated by the creation of quality protocols, processes, and references
  • You are skilled at Identifying bottlenecks in the department and offering solutions to remove bottlenecks
  • You are biased towards action. You take action first, and improve on the actions for optimal results.
  • You have superior organizational skills, integrity and excellence-oriented mindset.


Qualifications and Characteristics

  • Experience with one or more of the following:
    • Planning large scale events without requiring “last minute adjustments”
    • Building or refining internal work flows and departmental processes
    • Experience in a high-performance recruitment team
  • Demonstrable commitment to the belief that talent is equally distributed but opportunity is not
  • Self-awareness and a constant desire for personal improvement

Benefits & Compensation

  • Full-time compensation
  • Full medical coverage
  • Lunch and snacks provided daily
  • Beautiful working environment
  • Opportunity to work with the brightest minds on the plane
  • Oh, and a chance to change the world!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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