I investigate user pain points through user experience research and use design thinking strategies to effectively match business Goals with user needs. I am highly interested in social entrepreneurship and creating impactful products. I have a demonstrated history of working both in the corporate and social sector. I have worked with cross-functional teams and continue to drive product deliverables using clearly defined product requirements. My skills include #Data Analytics #Social Research #UX Research #Agile Scrum Master #Product Management #Design Thinking
I am involved with the following assignments:
(Group Internship) Product Manager: design a Career Quiz for students and early career professionals looking to launch their careers in the tech industry.
Redesign the E7 bank app to make onboarding shorter.
Skills: UX Research · Wireframing · Balsamiq · UXR · User Experience Design (UED) Figma
» Desktop Research, creative content designing and blogging using Canva and Blogger
» Building the organization’s brand and optimizing social media accounts across social media such as Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube and Twitter
» Lead generation and marketing campaign creation using MailChimp
» Engaging with project beneficiaries sourced from lead generating campaigns
» Managing, growing and hosting the online community, H-TAG
»Masterminding the organization’s vision, mission & values
Representing African youth on development issues that lead to sustainable change and youth inclusive leadership on the African continent through collaboration on a continental platform.
» Selected from 600 outstanding applicants, from across Africa, to be a part of Project Pakati.
» Strategizing to ensure that young people do not continue to be marginalised in decision-making and shaping Africa’s leadership.
» Deliberating on sustainable youth inclusive leadership structures for African countries
» Leading a team of 13 changemakers in research on the viability of the Minesterial Council of Young Sector Experts leadership structure as a form of youth inclusive governance.
» Engaging with teammates on the various issues that affect youths in Africa to create innovative solutions to those problems.
»Social Impact strategy
»Masterminding organization’s mission, vision and values.
»Coordinating start-up team activities
» Assisting the finance manager with clearing the 4 year bank reconciliation back log within 7 months through accurate and timeous data capturing
» Managing telephone and email communication between the company and its clients or suppliers
» Processing and reconciliation of monthly payroll of 200 staff complement in a timeous and accurate manner
» Supporting the financial director with processing invoices, VAT expenditure for tax submissions and cash flow spreadsheets for banking
» Reconciliation of creditors statements and invoices
» Managing and operating office equipment as well as supporting the finance team with ad hoc duties
» Aiding with Project Research Topic: Effectiveness of HIV Anti-retroviral Therapy on restoring rural livelihoods
» Applying qualitative and quantitative research skills for project monitoring and evaluation
» Developing an M & E framework and compiling written reports for feedback
» Investigating issues of gender, poverty and institutions supporting HIV and AIDS treatment programs
» Facilitating the development of a research methodology for a social research study on the impacts of anti-retroviral treatment on the livelihoods of patients
» Engaging in field research and observation, compiling questionnaires, data gathering and analysis
Human Behavior Theories