Communications Intern
Role:Social Media Intern Job Type:Short-term Contract
Travel:Not Required
Location:KENYA Start Date:July 2018

Summary of Role

Tulaa is an exciting tech start-up that is disrupting the agriculture sector across Africa. We build and deploy technology to level the playing field for buyers and sellers by lowering the cost and risk of transacting with smallholder farmers. Through our platform, farmers can access financial services, discounted agricultural inputs, information and markets for their crops, all via their feature phone. Our vision is to become the leading virtual marketplace for rural buyers and sellers in Africa.

The Social Media Intern will be responsible for all aspects of social media presence for Tulaa across different websites. S/he will be responsible for writing blog posts for Tulaa’s coverage in tech blogs in Africa. We are looking for someone who is entrepreneurial, thrives on creating order from chaos, and is motivated to join an early stage startup with huge potential for growth.

Company Background

Tulaa was incubated inside of Esoko, an award-winning tech company that pioneered the use of mobile technology to deliver vital information to smallholder farmers. Following a successful spin-off in 2017, Tulaa is now expanding rapidly in Kenya.

About the Role

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Design, build and maintain Tulaa’s social media presence across various websites, including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Crunchbase
  • Create digital content in the form of articles for blogs and the Tulaa website
  • Liaise with various tech startup-focused blogs and media agencies in Africa to cover Tulaa


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or related field
  • Prior experience in managing social media presence and blogging (Do share your portfolio)
  • Fluency in English is a must
  • Possession of creative flair and originality
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Self-motivated, independent and a fast learner
  • Able to exercise effective judgment, sensitivity, creativity to changing needs and situations
  • Proven alignment with our core values, which are Get Your Boots Muddy, Do the Right Thing, Act Like an Owner, Be Passionate and Persistent, and Go Farther Together

Tulaa is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages diversity of gender, race, age,political affiliation, physical ability and/or sexual orientation.

For more information or to apply, please contact hr@tulaa.io

To learn more about the position and the company, visit Tulaa.