Head of Credit & Marketing At A Premier Microfinance Bank
Tunde Raji - June 1, 2017

A premier Microfinance institution located in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, is looking for a suitably qualified individual for the position below:

Job Title: Head of Credit & Marketing

Port Harcourt, Rivers State

Job Description

  • The primary responsibility of the Head of Credit is to ensure effective credit administration and efficient liquidity management in collaboration with the other members of the management team.
  • Tasks and Responsibilities Oversee and ensure very good portfolio quality and growth for long-term sustainability and profitability of the bank
  • Ensuring achievement of lending targets and other goals as outlined in the business plan and approved by the board of directors
  • Develop and implement strategies for promotion and expansion of client services using data from the bank’s software and from client feedback
  • Ensure recruitment of customers and maintain customer satisfaction and customer loyalty
  • Monitor all credit activities to ensure they conform to established procedures and required regulations
  • Conduct periodic motoring visits to the field and developing impact reports of the activities of the bank
  • Develop, Review and implement controls to reduce credit risks of the bank
  • Ensure that the bank maintains up-to-date, accurate records and generates necessary reports on time
  • Plan and coordinate an efficient credit workflow.


  • A minimum of first degree or its equivalent in any discipline (additional qualification or degree in any finance or business related discipline will be an advantage)
  • Minimum of four (6) years post-qualification experience out of which, at least two (2) years should be hands-on in Microfinance, Microfinance banking or commercial banking credit/marketing.
  • Professionalism, integrity and commitment to social mission of Microfinance banking.
  • Strong business acumen and Knowledge of low income market
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microfinance banking products, marketing, business development, laws
  • Evidence of Microfinance Certification Programme or Professional Banking Certification from the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).
  • Strong computer literacy, particularly in MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), familiarity with Banking Systems and good understanding of Information System issues and the role of IS in financial and business management;
  • Fluency in English is required.

Application Closing Date
10th June, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: ms.consulting@live.com using the ‘Job Title’ as subject of the mail


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