Small and medium enterprises are the backbone of stable economies, in terms of job creation and GDP. However, in many low-income countries these SMEs are missing. Access to affordable finance is one of the main hurdles for micro entrepreneurs and farmers to grow their business.
Sevi provides value chain financing in Kenya. Through our smartphone app sellers (e.g. producer, wholesaler) can sell their products on credit to their customers (e.g. small kiosk, vendors). The Sevi fund provides 80% upfront financing to the seller and the buyer pays through instalments. https://www.sevi.io
The app and platform are fully operational in Kenya. We are now in the process of stabilizing the IT infrastructure, building tests, adding security, incorporating learnings from the market and scaling the infrastructure to other countries. You will be working with our development team to enhance our IT infrastructure and make it bullet proof.
▪ Back-end developer experienced with Typescript ▪ Preferably experience with Nest.js ▪ Loves the nitty-gritty, eye for detail ▪ Preferably experience with FinTech or financial services ▪ Strong set of ownership for every deliverable ▪ Can work in a team as well as individually ▪ Good communicative skills in Dutch and preferably English ▪ Based in the Netherlands
You will be working in an international team of an ambitious, impact-driven start-up. Our office is located at Jaarbeurs, near Utrecht Central Station. You will be part of a game-changing company. You work closely with our well-seasoned lead developer, giving you plenty of opportunity to learn. You’ll be paid a market conform salary and get the chance to develop yourself. A full-time position for 0.7 to 1 FTE.
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