Business Development and Partnerships' Lead

Curacel is hiring!


Our Mission

Our mission is to make it easy and pleasant to get & use risk protection in emerging markets.

More than 3 billion people all over the world are not protected from the risks they face in their daily life. These people try to build a successful life for themselves and their families, but any of those risks can set them back by years.

Our Product

We are building the rails to make insurance work for the next billion people in emerging markets

Curacel creates APIs that enable insurers to connect with digital distribution channels and to administer their claims cost effectively.

Our products include:

  • Grow (DistributionAPI), Add insurance to any product
  • Collection(ClaimsAPI), Process insurance claims faster
  • Detection (FraudAPI), Detect fraud in claims process

Our Team

  • Fully Remote
  • Young, Ambitious & Passionate
  • 30+ odd product, engineering, biz & ops Curalytes in 4 countries
  • Empowering 15+ insurers (AXA, Liberty, Old Mutual) in ~10 markets
  • Backed by Y Combinator (W22), Google and many more great investors

Job Description

Curacel is in search of a Business Development and Partnerships' Lead who will lead the team in positioning Curacel for exponential growth and revenue drive across Nigeria and the entire African continent.

Preferred Experience

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Finance or related field; Master’s degree is an added advantage.
  • 7 years+ proven business development experience in Sales or Marketing or related field in the financial institution AND/OR Fintech (Banking and Insurance preferably)
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, decision making and objection handling skills
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft and Google Office tools, SaaS, sales and marketing tools
  • Excellent leadership and management skills
  • Great collaboration skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • Detail-oriented and persuasive
  • Hands-on experience selling software
  • Apt knowledge of the dynamic and consistent changing business environment and take advantage of its opportunities
  • Strong understanding of software development life cycle
  • Market Research and segmentation ability to drive the vision of the company

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Lagos, Nigeria ()
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 7 years
  • Possible full remote