Summer Internship


About Cellulant

Summer Internship

On a mission to become Africa’s first unicorn within the payments space, Cellulant is a mobile commerce company that’s connecting businesses and governments through digitized payments. It was founded in 2004 by entrepreneurs Ken Njoroge and his Nigerian partner, Bolaji Akinboro, with the company now reaching more than 100 million customers across 11 countries and hoping to have $1 billion USD in revenue by 2024.

Cellulant’s belief in providing solutions to everyday challenges across Africa has led to digitizing payments end to end for various value chains. With funding rounds of over $50M million, Cellulant’s coverage extends to half of the banks in Africa and 17 million unbanked farmers in Africa. Commencing their third iteration to their business strategy, they aim to fix Africa's payments problems by connecting 700M mobile users to payments that power their daily lives.

Cellulant operates in 11 African countries, including Zambia, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Uganda, Botswana, Mozambique, Malawi, Rwanda and a combined team of up to 350 people

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201-500 Employees
Kenya, Naoribi Location

Overview of Summer Internship @ Cellulant

As Cellulant grows and establishes itself as one of the most successful Fintechs in Africa, they´re looking for an MBA Intern to join their team in Nairobi.
During this two to three-month role, you’ll gain invaluable experience with what is one of Africa’s fastest-growing fintech startup and learn how it’s revolutionizing the payment ecosystem. 
You’ll play an integral role in developing several strategic projects, working closely with teams across the board, identifying problems, and creating solutions within different areas.
They’re after a passionate individual with relevant qualifications, as well as strong organizational and time-management skills. You’re driven to succeed and thrive under pressure while being able to respond to the changing demands of what is a dynamic work environment.
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Mission Statement

Deliver the most connected payment platform for Africa.

Team @ Cellulant

Summer Internship
In 2001 two young African men from opposite ends of the continent sat across each other at a dinner table that led to a discussion over a cup of coffee. So intense was the conversation that problem solving models were created on a serviette that would fuel the establishment and growth of a multinational African firm forever changing the payments landscape. Meet two simple, passionate and determined African entrepreneurs building a billion dollar business that’s changing the global payment landscape one problem at a time.

Your next working adventure awaits

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