Inspector (Africa: Nigeria)



Posted on Monday, April 29, 2024

About Safi:

Safi operates the recycling industry’s first digital B2B marketplace, underpinned by AI enhanced material quality control. We combine technology and deep industry expertise to simplify every step of the trading experience and are proud to count 400+ of the most forward thinking recycling facilities across the globe as our customers.

In November 2023, we closed our $19.5m Series A and are backed by US’ & UK’s most renowned ClimateTech investors, including Chris Sacca's LowerCarbon Capital. We’ve also received personal investment from some of Europe’s most successful founders (e.g. Revolut, Monzo, Songkick & InFarm founders), as well as founders of several successful B2B Marketplaces.

About the Role

We are looking for our first local site and loading inspector in Ghana. You will be an integral member of Safi's Quality Control Operation to certify our supplier sites, their material quality and inspect loadings.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide industry leading quality control assessments of supply sites in Ghana

  • Become an expert in material quality and grading

  • Use internal Safi AI tooling to inspect quality of materials through on-site loading inspections

  • Build relationships with supply sites and confidence in the Safi inspections service


  • Strong attention to detail, an eye for errors and omissions

  • Technologically savvy with access to a mobile phone with a 12MP (or more) camera

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally (travel is compensated)

  • Ability to follow standard operating procedures and negotiate with site supervisors in case of disputes


  • Experience working with a working operational site whether that is in the waste industry, construction industry or something similar

  • Experience with AI technology or tools

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary, with attractive equity options

  • 26 days annual leave (+ all national holidays) - the national holidays are flexible so you can take them whenever suits!

  • Hybrid role. We have no fixed rules about coming into the office on certain days. We are based in Liverpool Street, London

  • Regular team socials and meals

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • EV salary sacrifice scheme

  • Personal wellness and development budget

  • Pension options to suit you

  • Roles based near our Ghana Hub, Accra

Safi is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.