Planet is Hiring a Market Development Associate


Planet is hiring a Market Development Associate for the African Region. The position is remote and based in Kenya. The successful candidate will work with the Managing Director on various projects/programmes.

  • Perform due diligence and research on new markets or partnerships;
  • Research new use cases and applications of Planet;
  • Study and map Planet’s ecosystem;
  • Manage project timelines and work cross-functionally to meet deadlines and operationalise new initiatives;
  • Work closely with the director on country strategies; and
  • Support administration work;
  • Bachelor’s Degree minimum; and
  • Over a year worth  of relevant work experience in research and data analysis
  • Excellent project and time management skills with attention to detail;
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, analytical skills and business judgment;
  • A blend of high energy, flexibility and team orientation with a direct, honest, and respectful approach to problem-solving; 
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently in a high-growth, start-up culture;
  • Outstanding communication skills (speaking and writing), interpersonal, and organisational skills; and
  • A keen sense of ownership and drive, as well as the ability to leverage and motivate Planet’s global organisation to achieve results
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