Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Product Lead



Cape Town, South Africa
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

Carry1st is Africa’s leading publisher of mobile games and digital content. Operating at the intersection of games, publishing, and fintech, we scale awesome content in frontier markets by solving hard problems. Across our publishing and Pay1st business lines, we are partnered with top global game companies like Riot Games, Activision, and Stillfront. We are backed by top investors like a16z, Bitkraft, Google, Konvoy, Riot Games, Sony and Nas.

As a Product Director for Platform, you will be responsible for our customer-facing Shop, the centrepiece of our ecosystem and where African gamers first engage with the Carry1st brand.

You will…

  • Define the vision and overall product roadmap for the Carry1st Shop on both web and mobile
  • Set ambitious quarterly OKRs and lead the Shop squad to hit as many as possible
  • Be the thought leader for e-commerce best practice that drives user conversion and retention
  • Ally closely with your counterparts in Tech, Design, Marketing and Data
  • Get to work with Tier 1 mobile games content and retail merchandising
  • Manage a team of 1 or 2 high-performing remote Product Managers