Daraja Microfinance Credit Officer Jobs Kenya (40K) 2017




Reporting to: Business Manager – lending
Salary: 40K

The Credit Officer is responsible for managing the credit function of the business function efficiently and effectively in order to ensure that it is a profitable line of business and that the organization is not exposed to risks.

Roles for the Credit Officer Job

  • Revenue generation through growth of a high quality loan book
  • Drive uptake of the lending products
  • Ensure proper credit administration and loan recovery
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with strategic partners, potential & existing clients with aim to increase and maintain the banks credit base.
  • Reviewing and analysing the client’s credit risk status and giving a recommendation.

Credit Officer Job Competencies

  • Degree or diploma in commerce, finance, business or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in lending to small and medium enterprises
  • Proper and organized documentation skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Thorough knowledge of bank’s products and services
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills, internally and externally
  • Strong sales and relationship building skills

Other Requirements

  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Clean credit history


How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send their CV with a cover letter, contact details and 3 referees to [email protected] clearly indicating the job title on the subject line.

Closing date for your applications is 20th May 2017.