Updated: Apr 3, 2022
JForce is a program run by Jumia with a nationwide network of independent sales consultants paid on commission for placing orders on the Jumia e-commerce platform on behalf of other people (Family, friends, neighbors). On each order, they place they earn a commission.
JForce is also a business opportunity for everyone looking to make extra cash. Whatever you do for a living, you can start making an extra income depending on the number of sales you make per month as a Jumia agent.
If you are a Jumia fan, you have probably heard of JForce or you have seen the JForce banners on Jumia Website with words like Sales independent consultants or something like Be your own boss working from home.
There are different ways to make money on Jumia including;
1. Become a Jumia Seller (Create a shop on Jumia)
2. Become a Jumia Agent (Sales Consultant)
3. Become a Jumia Partner (Pickup Stations/Store)
Today we are going to focus on 2. Becoming a Jumia Agent (Sales Consultant).
JForce is also an opportunity for you to become a brand ambassador for Jumia by promoting Jumia wherever you go and answering questions about Jumia.
Now that you know what JForce means, let’s look at how to apply for a Jumia sales consultant and become your own boss today as part of JForce earning money from home using your smartphone or laptop and of course not forgetting the Internet.
Why you should join JForce?
You are in control of your time and how much you can make.
Ability to work from anywhere in the world.
Zero capital to start which is the bedrock to earn.
Track your daily sales performance
Enjoy bonuses a normal customer will not get.
Get access to Jumia sales consultant Training materials
Who to sell to:
B2C: JForce consultants place orders on behalf of individual customers;
B2B: JForce consultants focus on selling to businesses — which can vary from small street kiosks to corporates, including wholesalers;
What can you help people buy?
Literally, everything from bread, cooking oil, bedsheets, smartphones, furniture, and even babies’ milk.
Become a Sales Consultant and enter the following details; -
Mobile money registered number (To receive your commissions/monthly payments)
Additional Phone number (Optional)
National ID number
Next of Kin Name and Phone Number
How you heard about JForce. If you were referred by someone, you will be asked to input their email address.
Once you have completed the JForce application form, you will receive a call from Jumia to confirm your membership and you can immediately start earning commission right away.
How JForce works in Only 4 Simple Steps
1. Find people looking to buy things on Jumia (friends, family, businesses).
2. Place orders on Jumia on their behalf using your JForce account.
3. Add their address so they can receive their order or receive the order on their behalf.
4. Receive your commission directly on your registered Mobile money number
How to Become a Sales Consultant with JForce & Earn Easy Money
Step 1: Create a Jumia account if you don't have one already
You can use your Jumia account to login and continue the JForce application form.
Step 2: Apply for the JForce
Once logged in you can continue the application process by entering your address and mobile money number
Step 3: Placing an order
Once you have created a JForce account, you will land on the dashboard where you can view your sales, order status, performances, commissions, and your team. By the way, if you want to be recruited to my team, just call +256706510036.
You should know how to place an order on Jumia. No worries if you don't, just click on the Shop on Jumia button on your JForce dashboard.
How to Place an Order on Jumia
Step: 1 Search the item you want to buy
Once you click on the Shop on Jumia button from your JForce account dashboard, you will be redirected to the Jumia online shopping home page where you can either choose a category or just search in the bar what you want to buy.
Once you search you will get results on multiple pages from which you can scroll through and read the product descriptions to choose the item of your choice.
Step 2: Add the Item to the Shopping Cart
Once you have found the item you are looking for, just click on the Add to Cart button to add the product to your shopping basket. You will see a notification that you have added the item to the card and the number of items you have added.
You still have an option in the shopping basket to remove or add items before you can check out.
Step 3: Proceed to Checkout
The checkout process begins by you choosing the address to which your item will be delivered.
Step 4: Change the Address to the Client's
If you are placing the order on behalf of someone, you will need to change the address to theirs by Clicking on the Change button at the top left of the default address.
Step 5: Choose a Delivery Method
The next step is for you to choose a delivery method for your product. Whether you want to pick it up from one of Jumia's Pickup stations or if you want it delivered to your doorstep.
Step 6: Choose a Payment Method
The payment method is the last step in this process, all you need is to have the right amount on your phone. However, you can also choose to pay on delivery, this is option is available depending on the address and pickup option you entered.
If you are placing an order for someone, make sure they have enough funds on their account before you continue to the next step.
Step 7: Confirm Payment and Wait for Confirmation Message
You can change the number to the clients by clicking on the Change Payment Method button and putting in the Client's number intended for payment.
Once the payment goes through, you will receive a confirmation message on both your Jumia account and your mobile phone. You might also receive a call in some cases from one of the Jumia sales representatives to confirm the order.
You can track the item's delivery process from your Jumia account and from your email address. Check the email sent to you after confirming the order.
In conclusion, the JForce program is a huge opportunity for you to start your own business from home helping out people place orders on Jumia - the number one online shopping mall in Uganda. And I hope from this article you will learn that there are other opportunities for large businesses with locations but that's not me, and I am hoping that's not you either.
But if you want to learn about the other ways of making money on Jumia like Becoming a Logistics partner or How to sell your products on Jumia just like you could list your products on eBay or Amazon, leave some comments and I will be sure to put together a video or another post.
Have you Joined the JForce yet? What would you like to know about JForce and Jumia?