Senior Growth Manager – Pay1st


Cape City, South Africa

Carry1st is Africa’s main writer of cell video games and digital content material. Working on the intersection of video games, publishing, and fintech, we scale superior content material in frontier markets by fixing arduous issues. Throughout our publishing and Pay1st enterprise strains, we’re partnered with high international recreation firms like Riot Video games, Activision, and Stillfront. We’re backed by high traders like: a16z, Bitkraft, Google, Konvoy, Riot Video games, and Nas.

As a Senior Development Supervisor you may be instrumental to Carry1st partnerships success. You’ll be in control of driving income progress for video games monetizing with Pay1st – leveraging, our proprietary cost gateway and Carry1st Store, the main gaming retailer in Africa. You’ll succeed by constructing sturdy relationships with companions, articulating impactful progress methods and leveraging inside and exterior advertising and marketing assets.

That is an thrilling alternative for somebody obsessed with gaming, prepared to make an influence in fast-growing African markets, whereas working with high international recreation publishers.



  • Decide and execute go-to-market methods to drive income for our companions’ video games in Africa
  • Personal the connection with our companions from a progress operations perspective
  • Take part within the planning and execution of on-line and offline occasions and campaigns
  • Coordinate throughout features – artistic, product, group, advertising and marketing – to hold out such actions
  • Handle and coach a lean crew of Development Associates
  • Have enjoyable and work on thrilling tasks round gaming!

What makes you an amazing candidate?

  • 5+ years of associated progress or advertising and marketing work expertise, ideally within the free-to-play gaming {industry}
  • Ardour for gaming with capability to talk the lexicon of players is a should
  • Self-driven and accountable with a excessive diploma of possession
  • Capacity to thrive in a fast-paced setting and coordinate a number of tasks concurrently
  • Drawback-solving angle mixed with nice consideration to particulars
  • Glorious written and verbal communication expertise


What’s going to or not it’s prefer to work at Carry1st?

Carry1st is a fast-growing, dynamic place to work. And whereas we’re laser targeted on constructing the flagship cell web firm in Africa, our crew is totally distant and 100% international – with folks in 25+ international locations! At Carry1st, you’ll…

  • Construct superior, industry-changing merchandise, day by day
  • Develop with a VC-backed startup on the intersection of gaming, fintech, and web3
  • Work from anyplace on the earth with worldwide teammates
  • Personal shares within the Firm – enabling you to profit from the worth you create

Some further perks…

  • Co-working excursions: Journey to satisfy your colleagues in cities all over the world
  • Superior tools: Get every part you want to work successfully
  • Distant working allowance: Put a further $600 / 12 months to optimise your WFH expertise
  • Studying and improvement: Attend programs, conferences and coaching occasions
  • Social occasions: Take part in common firm occasions to chill out and join with teammates
  • Birthday depart: Get pleasure from a paid time without work in your special occasion

We rent nice folks from all kinds of backgrounds, not simply because it is the proper factor to do, however as a result of it makes our firm stronger. Be a part of us!

Study extra about Carry1st…

  • Andreessen Horowitz shared why they invested in Carry1st
  • Naavik hosted Lucy on a podcast to debate the Carry1st and the African gaming market
  • VentureBeat introduced that Carry1st raised $27 million to scale cell video games in Africa

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