FairMoney is a pioneering mobile banking institution specializing in extending credit to emerging markets. Established in 2017, the company currently operates primarily within Nigeria, and it has secured nearly €50 million in funding from renowned global investors, including Tiger Global, DST, and Flourish Ventures. FairMoney maintains a strong international presence, with offices in several countries, including France, Nigeria, Germany, Latvia, the UK, Türkiye, and India.

Job Position: Regional Sales Manager, North East

Job Location: Maiduguri, Borno

Job Description

  1. Payforce by FairMoney empowers businesses to drive mass adoption of digital and financial services to the underserved populations in their communities.
  2. The Regional Sales Manager will be responsible for driving offline merchant acquiring businesses (Chain Stores, restaurants, Supermarkets, FMCG, Pharmacy, Betting, etc), and developing strategies to increase sales revenue.

Job Responsibilities

  1. S/he will be responsible for driving the business of Merchant acquiring in the different merchant sectors (Supermarket, Pharmacies, Filling Stations, Eateries & Restaurants, Lounge and Bar and Hotels), within the Region and developing & deploring strategies to increase sales revenue.
  2. Developing plans and strategic initiatives for growing the Merchant Acquisition business and achieving the company’s sales goals;
  3. Managing and leading the Merchant acquisition team within the Region, to deliver profitable growth.
  4. Daily, Weekly and Monthly monitoring of KPI of the Merchant team within the assigned Region, ensuring all targets are met and exceeded consistently.
  5. Drive the KAMs to ensure they hit all KPIs for the individual teams.
  6. Hit target quotas for set KPIs for the Region(Transaction value, volume, and revenue).
  7. Monitoring market trends and providing regular competitor feedback to the Merchant Acquisition Manager.
  8. Have a good understanding of the business’s products or services and be able to advise others about them.
  9. Follow up with Merchants and ensure active and inactive merchants are visited and if need be, mobilize retrieval of POS from inactive business partners within the region.

Job Requirements

  1. A minimum of 6 to 8 years of experience in the Merchant business.
  2. Must have an Android phone.
  3. Proven experience managing a high-performance sales team.
  4. Ability to motivate a team of Sales Managers for performance.
  5. Extremely flexible, result-oriented, and hardworking with a strong track record of success.
  6. Ability to self-motivate and manage self.
  7. Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  8. Customer orientation and ability to adapt/respond to different characters.


  1. Private Health Insurance
  2. Pension Plan
  3. Paid Time Off
  4. Work From Home
  5. Training & Development
  6. Performance Bonus

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Recruitment Process

  • A screening interview with one of the members of the Talent Acquisition team for 30 minutes.
  • Technical Interview with the Hiring Manager for 45-60 minutes.

Tagged as: Business Development, Sales