OPERATIONS MANAGER – Micro Finance
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Managing core business operations, including lending, product development, marketing, policy development, procurement and logistics and application of internal controls. Recruiting, training, coaching, mentoring and supervising core business personnel and ensuring that they function at a high standard of timeliness and technical competence. • Overseeing that the branches function efficiently and effectively with respect to operations, business development, systems and processes. • Ensuring utmost portfolio(loan book) quality at all times. • Analysing the credit risk of loans originated by the loans officer and making recommendations on loan approval to the management credit committee; • Assisting management and board in coming up with and reviewing credit policy and procedure manuals; and • Evaluating the adequacy of internal control systems and recommending accordingly; • Assessing and enforcing organisational compliance with internal policy and procedure manuals and regulatory requirements, assessing credit, operational and other risk for compliance with risk limits
• Must be proficient in the use of microfinance office suit. • Should be internet savvy and be comfortable using financial information management systems.
Qualifications and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in business administration, management, finance, marketing, operations, economics, mathematics, statistics, social science or related field preferred. • A postgraduate qualification in microfinance or management is an added advantage. • At least two years’ experience in management with at least one year in microfinance and some low-level experience in microfinance as a loan officer, team leader or branch manager
Interested applicants should submit applications accompanied by a detailed CV to firstname.lastname@example.org . by no later than 22 October 2019.