Job Vacancies at AltSchool Africa

Job Vacancies at AltSchool Africa

AltSchool Africa is an Edtech product, an alternative to school, launched with the sole motivation to increase employability and reduce unemployment by helping Talents in Africa jump-start a career in Tech. With AltSchool Africa, everyone can benefit from the myriad of opportunities available in Tech. At AltSchool Africa we pride ourselves on possessing a…

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  • Open Jobs
    1. Production Intern
    2. Customer Support Lead
    3. Placement Coordinator
    4. Customer Support Associate
  • Method of Application

Production Intern

  • Job Type Full Time , Remote
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field Internships / Volunteering&nbsp , Media / Advertising / Branding&nbsp

Qualifications

  • Must be have great content writing skills
  • Must be able to use digital and basic video/content creation tools
  • Knowledge of color, sound, and graphics would be an advantage
  • Must be able to use Google suites
  • A strong attention to detail and a knack for excellence.
  • Good knowledge of media production, branding and advertising trends with the zeal to impact and empower Africans.
  • A can do attitude, teachable and a problem solver

Job Role

About AltSchool Africa

AltSchool Africa is an Edtech platform, an alternative to school, launched with the sole motivation to increase employability and reduce unemployment by helping Talents in Africa jump-start a career in Tech.

At AltSchool Africa, we are Talent focused, impact driven and community oriented. If you’re interested in joining a diverse and dynamic team who are passionate, audacious, agile and are on an impact mission, you’ll feel right at home at AltSchool Africa.

About the role

Are you fresh out of school or not? Smart, creative, open to learning with strong work ethics? Do you have a dream to work in media production?

 This is an opportunity to join the magic making hub at AltSchool Africa as a production Intern and put your creative skills to an impact-driven cause as you get to work within multiple areas of our content production process. You are the ideal candidate if you have the capability to exercise your multitasking abilities in the conceptualization of ideas, assisting with filming, editing and captioning of educational content.

You will be a great fit for this role if you are creative, have an unusual way of thinking and getting things done. You must be able to work on a tight schedule, meet deadlines, be organized and efficient in your work, be a good communicator and listener who pays close attention to detail.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the production team in preparation for shoot days and creation of content
  • Assist with keeping production trackers and spreadsheets up-to-date
  • Assist post-production team to ensure proper captioning for all content is achieved
  • Work with art and creative teams to select audio, video, colors, animation, etc. for graphic design
  • Carry out regular industry research as needed.
  • Work collaboratively with other team and internal stakeholders to achieve set goals and deliverables
  • Review internal cuts on videos and provide prompt feedback on cuts from editors
  • Transcode video footage: create proxies and sync raw files; Backup footage to multiple hard drives

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Customer Support Lead

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience 3 – 5 years
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field Customer Care&nbsp

Qualifications

What we are looking for

  • 3-5+ years experience  in customer facing roles/experience in leading a customer service team or process is a plus..
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment are required.
  • Curiosity, Critical Thinking and the passion to drive improvements ability to Multi-task and manage multiple conflicting priorities.
  • Ability to maintain composure through stressful situations.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Ability to manage people virtually across multiple locations
  • Ability to coach; provide and receive feedback; comfortable with two-way dialogue
  • Strong collaborative and respectful people leadership and business acumen
  • Ability to work with diverse workforce and customer base in a matrixed organization
  • Excellent analytical, influential and reasoning behaviors
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills

 

Job Role

About Us

AltSchool Africa is an Edtech platform, an alternative to school, launched with the sole motivation to increase employability and reduce unemployment by helping Talents in Africa jump-start a career in Tech.

At AltSchool Africa, we are Talent focused, impact-driven, and community oriented. If you’re interested in joining a diverse and dynamic team who are passionate, audacious, agile, and on an impact mission, you’ll feel right at home at AltSchool Africa.

Job Summary

As a Customer Support Lead, you will provide high quality customer service to Altschool customers while ensuring smooth flow of inquiries and complaints through effectively managing our customer service team. This involves motivating, coaching, creating and implementing effective modes of operation that provide high quality customer services. Strong leadership skills, ability to effectively and professionally communicate with both customers and employees for excellent service is vital for this role.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage the end to end online customer support team function/activities ensuring the company’s customers have easy access to information and resolution to complaints/issues
  • Provide adequate support to team members through proper work scheduling, performance tracking and Quality Assurance across all customer interaction platforms (In-bound/outbound calls, emails, live-chat, Facebook, twitter, linkedin and instagram)
  • Incharge of handling escalations and resolution ensuring exceptional customer experience at every touch point
  • Prepare and provide reporting dashboard from customer’s feedback for top level insight and decision making
  • Give recommendations to concerned stakeholder on product improvement
  • Develop a feedback process or system to ensure fluidity of information from the internal stakeholders to the customers
  • Provide telemarketing support strategy during product launches
  • Take responsibility for the onboarding process of new members

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Placement Coordinator

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience 3 years
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

Qualifications

What we are looking for

  • 3 years of experience placing engineers from the learning and development, Edtech and software development field or any related field.
  • Good knowledge of tech programs/frameworks and the zeal to empower Africans.
  • Client sourcing and relationship management.
  • A can do attitude.

Job Role

About Us

AltSchool Africa is an Edtech platform, an alternative to school, launched with the sole motivation to increase employability and reduce unemployment by helping Talents in Africa jump-start a career in Tech.

At AltSchool Africa, we are Talent focused, impact-driven, and community oriented. If you’re interested in joining a diverse and dynamic team who are passionate, audacious, agile, and on an impact mission, you’ll feel right at home at AltSchool Africa.

Job Summary

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced placement coordinator to provide our students with job placement and career services support while serving as an evangelist for our school programs at different career events and conferences. 

As a placement coordinator, you will serve as liaison and evangelist for AltSchool Africa students and prospective employers. You will be responsible for sourcing, identifying, and establishing suitable work placement opportunities for students, including coordination, monitoring, and evaluation of these work placements. You will make excellent connections with employers to maximize sustainable employment or other progression opportunities for students.

To excel in this role, you need to have tangible recruiting and relationship management experience that involves working with groups of early career starters, job seekers, recruiters, hiring managers or employers, establishing a connection based on their value proposition.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinating placement programs that align with the company’s ‘Hire A Grad’ objectives.
  • Manage interview scheduling and follow up on placements with engineers and hiring partners. 
  • Identifying and driving outreaches to companies looking to hire entry-level engineers via Internships or direct placements.
  • Lead the career service mission via job preparation, job search strategies, and culture fit through 1:1 or group workshops.
  • Coordinating with cross-disciplined teams to make sure that all stakeholders are on track with Internship and Job placement timelines.
  • Developing and managing new program strategies to support the ‘strategic accessibility to opportunities’ direction of the company. 
  • Supporting the TalentQL recruitment team with the Hire-A-Dev Program leading to the placement of AltSchool Graduates.
  • Identify and initiate hiring partnerships with Talent organizations that are able to deliver quality opportunities to the Pipeline program.
  • Track the placement progress of all graduates, regularly check in, and provide adequate support.
  • Effectively track Proof of Impact via placement programs.
  • Identify and improve collaborative ways to improve the internal placement program processes.
  • Launching and execution of different placement drive across all programs.
  • Serve as a bridge between students and hiring partners.

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Customer Support Associate

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field Customer Care&nbsp

Qualifications

What we are looking for

  • Previous customer service related internship experience is required
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills
  • Available to resume immediately

Job Role

About AltSchool Africa

AltSchool Africa is an Edtech platform, an alternative to school, launched with the sole motivation to increase employability and reduce unemployment by helping Talents in Africa jump-start a career in Tech.

Our mission is to make highly sought-after tech skills easily accessible to Talents in Africa.

About the role

The Customer Support Associate will act as the liaison between AltSchool Africa and its customers (prospective students, applicants, sponsors and partners) providing them with information based on their request, queries and complaints while solving complex issues, ultimately ensuring they have an amazing experience from all of their interaction with AltSchool Africa.

What you will be doing:

  • Respond to customers queries or issues via the phone, email and other digital platforms
  • Escalate complex issues and collaborate with appropriate internal stakeholder, following up to see that escalated issues are resolved

Method of Application

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