DUMA Works Recruitment Executive

Job Vacancy: Recruitment Executive

Are you a highly motivated, entrepreneurial person?

Do you get excited about helping other people find jobs and connect to opportunities?

Is technology your friend and do you love meeting new people?

If this describes you, then Duma Works would love to speak to you as we expand our team in Nairobi.

DUMA Works is an online and SMS-based recruiting platform that is quickly becoming the preferred method of hiring for companies all over Kenya (and some in Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Ghana an South Africa!)

Since 2012, hundreds of employers all over Kenya have used DUMA Works to save time and money when identifying qualified job candidates.

We currently have over 150,000 job seekers in our database and have matched over 3,000 of them to jobs.

Our vision is to create an empowered society where no job opportunities are lost. Our mission stands to be the developing world’s job reference system, and to enrich and empower a global workforce.

The team at DUMA Works includes 16 full-time employees and is growing rapidly! Our office space is incredible, and our team believes that helping each other grow is the best way to succeed.


  • Working with the Duma Works software to match job candidates into job openings that fit their background and qualifications
  • Creating pre-screening tests to ensure candidates possess the right skills for the job (if you love puzzles, this is perfect for you)
  • Screening job candidates to see if they are the perfect fit for the job
  • Liaising with clients to understand their recruitment needs and helping them address through incredible hires
  • Head hunting for C-level roles


  • Background in HR / Recruiting / Psychology
  • At least 1 year experience in recruitment
  • Fluent written & spoken English
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good knowledge of LinkedIn

How to Apply

Send your Cover Letter and detailed CV to apply@jobs.dumaworks.com marking the subject as “2750”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2750 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx.

If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.

Deadline for receiving applications: Saturday, 08 April 2017

N.B.* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test.

If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we won’t be able to forward your application to the employer.

HR and Administration
Updated: March 24, 2017 — 8:42 pm