Chris Otundo Announced as BrighterMonday Kenya’s New CEO

Nairobi, Kenya 3rd October 2022– BrighterMonday Kenya, the largest job placement platform in East Africa, has announced the appointment of  Chris Otundo as the new CEO. Chris succeeds Brian Ntambirweki who has been the acting CEO of BrighterMonday Kenya and is currently serving as the CEO of BrighterMonday Uganda. Chris’ career spans over a decade. He…

How to improve employee retention in your sales team by Xenia Wachira

The sales role was the most in-demand job function between February and September last year according to data from BrighterMonday Uganda. It accounted for a combined 14% of all roles we published during the period and throughout 2021, we processed over 12,000 applications for a sales position. The top three sectors with the highest demand…

Opinion: Uganda’s economy is on a path to recovery

Uganda’s GDP growth slowed from 6.8% in the 2019 FY to around 2.9% in 2020 and around 3.3% last year according to data from the World Bank. Despite the number of challenges experienced since 2019, Uganda’s economy has performed better than expected over the past two  years and the economy did not contract. This year,…

Jobberman Signs MOU with Ghana Communications Technology University to Connect Students to Internship Opportunities

Accra,28th January– Jobberman Ghana, the leading recruitment and jobs portal in Ghana, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ghana Communication Technology University, in Accra, with the aim to connect students of the university to internship opportunities in Ghana. At the brief signing session on Friday, January 28, 2022, at the Ghana Communication Technology University,…

Jobberman Nigeria Signs Partnership Agreement with UNICEF’s Generation Unlimited

Jobberman Nigeria has officially signed a partnership agreement with UNICEF’s Generation Unlimited (GenU) to support its workforce readiness programme.  The programme is targeted at young people, especially those from marginalized communities with particular emphasis on girls between the ages of 15 and 24 years. The partnership is set to be a huge boost to increased…

Are Your Employees Happy? ROAM Jobs releases research on employee satisfaction in Africa

ROAM Africa Jobs, the jobs arm of Ringier One Africa Media, has undertaken research across the region to release insights on employee satisfaction across East and West Africa. Through the release of Employee Satisfaction Reports that unpack employee satisfaction in the region, the analysis reveals the worrying mismatch between what employees want and what employers…

GIZ-Jobberman Partnership

Key Insights Revealed at the Invest for Jobs C-Suite HR Coffee Chat The GIZ-Jobberman C-Suite Coffee chat finally was held on Thursday 11th November, at the Fiesta Royale Hotel in Accra with the theme: “The Future of Work; Preparing Young graduates for the labour market”. In a welcome address, Anne-Marie Castel-langefeld, Component Leader Business Facility Management, GIZ…

ROAM Jobs MD, Hilda Kabushenga Kragha, shares insights on the Modern Workplace

The modern workplace has become a beehive of activity where innovations that spur digital disruptions gain a footing every day. Speaking to a leading newspaper in Kenya, The Standard, ROAM Jobs Managing Director Hilda shared incredible insights on the modern workplace: How do you handle millennials at the workplace? They seem to be changing jobs…