Who we are

Our mission is to digitize financial services. We are building the tools and services that will enable developers to launch, optimize, & scale financial platforms and services. Our thesis is simply the fact that — financial innovation cannot exist without an Open Finance infrastructure. Essentially, the growth of the African Fintech industry is intrinsically tied to the success of an infrastructure like Okra.

Okra powers the tools that millions of people rely on to plan and manage their finances today. We are proudly working with hundreds of companies like Interswitch and D-local, and many of the largest financial institutions to make it easy for people to securely connect their accounts to the apps and services they choose. Okra’s network covers over 100 banks and financial institutions across Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, and Ghana.

We believe that by building Africa’s Open Finance infrastructure, we enable developers to create better, fairer financial services for everyone. We are dedicated to removing the complexity around accessing financial information and payment infrastructure for everyone.

The role

It’s an amazing time to join Okra. As a Product Marketer you’ll set the foundation for Okra’s explosive growth by showcasing the value of Okra as a product to both prospective and existing customers. You’ll position the product and product messaging, drive demand, adoption, retention, and account expansion of the product in a continuous cycle, collaborating with product managers, and designers to showcase delightful and impactful experiences for our customers. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Determine the type of advertising and marketing content, such as digital or social media, that needs to be created and distributed.
  • Manage a calendar scheduling the creation of each piece of content and the planned release of each piece of content.
  • Work with in-house or external Writers and other content creators to create the desired content.
  • Outline a product timeline and oversee the project’s successful execution.
  • Create and manage budgets for the product.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with external vendors whose products or services will be needed for the product.

What you’ll need:

  • Foundational marketing and campaign management experience
  • Project management skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • The ability to analyze relevant information and make informed decisions
  • The ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities across projects
  • Copywriting experience

Referral Bonus

→ Get up to $1,000 when you successfully refer someone to join Okra. 

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

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