Accion Microfinance Bank Job Recruitment in Nigeria [2 new]

Latest Jobs vacancies at Accion Microfinance Bank Recruitment in Nigeria – May 2022 Lagos, Abuja, Rivers, Oyo, Kano, Kaduna, etc

Established in 2006, Accion MfB Limited began operations in May 2007 on license from the Central Bank of Nigeria.Our management team comprises seasoned and distinguished professionals from diverse backgrounds complemented by the expertise of our technical partners, ACCION International. At Accion MfB our core values, business philosophy and methodology distinguish us as one of the leading microfinance banks in Nigeria.

Accion Microfinance Bank Jobs
Accion Microfinance Bank

May 2022. Area Manager

Job Title: Area Manager | Accion Microfinance Bank Limited  | Location: Ikorodu, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Chief Commercial Officer

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Job Description
Management of Area:

  • In collaboration with the Human Resources Dept., hire, train, support, and motivate Area staff.
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and discipline within the Area and ensure that all staff members are performing according to expectation.
  • Ensure the Area work flow is efficient and well-defined on a weekly and monthly basis.  

Build community rapport:

  • Become knowledgeable and known in the Area’s geographic zone.
  • Build rapport with community and business associations and leaders;
  • Be known and visible in the community/area;
  • Develop goodwill of community towards Accion MfB.

Financial Planning and Management:

  • Develop annual plans and budgets for the Area, paying particular attention to the creation of efficiencies and reduction of the Area costs.
  • Approve Area expenses within the budget parameters.

Supervision and Monitoring:

  • Ensure that all Area staff follow and implement policies and procedures.
  • Spot-check approved applications.
  • Set performance goals with Area staff and monitor performance per procedures for all Area staff.
  • Implement the performance management system at the Area level.

Area Administration:

  • Ensure that the Area maintains neat, up-to-date and accurate client records.
  • Organize and maintain neat, up-to-date and accurate files regarding performance of each Area staff member.
  • Ensure that all approved loans in the Area are disbursed timeously and accurately.
  • Ensure that all savings accounts are promptly opened with proper documents
  • Ensure that all assets of the Area are protected at all times and that the Area ambience is within the acceptable standard.

Area Reporting:

  • Prepare and submit Area portfolio and other financial reports timeously on a regular basis.
  • Complete summary Area reports of supervision and monitoring activities and findings timeously on a regular basis.

Loan Approvals:

  • Coordinate the activities of the credit committee for loan applications pertaining to his/her Area.
  • Chair the credit committee for loan applications pertaining to his/her Area within his/her authority level.
  • Ensure all documentation and requirements are complete prior to loan approvals.
  • Ensure quality of analysis by all Branch Managers/Account Officers in the Area.

Business Development:

  • Ensure that the loans and savings portfolio growth matches the Area Budget.
  • In cases where the rate of growth is below the Budget, the Area Manager should provide adequate explanation for the deviations and advise the Chief Commercial Officer on the most appropriate corrective measures.
  • Meet and build rapport with all Area staff, business/market associations and other relevant organizations in the area’s zone on a regular basis.
  • Monitor business progress, provide assistance, demonstrate concern, and build loyalty among the business/market associations and clients.
  • Keep abreast of the economic developments in the Area’s zone.

Debt Recovery:

  • Review the daily repayment reports and other relevant reports per Account Officer and for the entire Area as soon as they are available.
  • Ensure that debt recovery strategy and procedures are adhered to.
  • Assist with late repayment recovery where necessary, in accordance with Accion MfB policies and procedures.

Experience

  • Candidates should have 8 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
27th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Area Manager

Location: Ogun
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Chief Commercial Officer

Description
Management of Area:

  • In collaboration with the Human Resources Dept., hire, train, support, and motivate Area staff.
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and discipline within the Area and ensure that all staff members are performing according to expectation.
  • Ensure the Area work flow is efficient and well-defined on a weekly and monthly basis.  

Build community rapport:

  • Become knowledgeable and known in the Area’s geographic zone.
  • Build rapport with community and business associations and leaders;
  • Be known and visible in the community/area;
  • Develop goodwill of community towards Accion MfB.

Financial Planning and Management:

  • Develop annual plans and budgets for the Area, paying particular attention to the creation of efficiencies and reduction of the Area costs.
  • Approve Area expenses within the budget parameters.

Supervision and Monitoring:

  • Ensure that all Area staff follow and implement policies and procedures.
  • Spot-check approved applications.
  • Set performance goals with Area staff and monitor performance per procedures for all Area staff.
  • Implement the performance management system at the Area level.

Area Administration:

  • Ensure that the Area maintains neat, up-to-date and accurate client records.
  • Organize and maintain neat, up-to-date and accurate files regarding performance of each Area staff member.
  • Ensure that all approved loans in the Area are disbursed timeously and accurately.
  • Ensure that all savings accounts are promptly opened with proper documents
  • Ensure that all assets of the Area are protected at all times and that the Area ambience is within the acceptable standard.

Area Reporting:

  • Prepare and submit Area portfolio and other financial reports timeously on a regular basis.
  • Complete summary Area reports of supervision and monitoring activities and findings timeously on a regular basis.

Loan Approvals:

  • Coordinate the activities of the credit committee for loan applications pertaining to his/her Area.
  • Chair the credit committee for loan applications pertaining to his/her Area within his/her authority level.
  • Ensure all documentation and requirements are complete prior to loan approvals.
  • Ensure quality of analysis by all Branch Managers/Account Officers in the Area.

Business Development:

  • Ensure that the loans and savings portfolio growth matches the Area Budget.
  • In cases where the rate of growth is below the Budget, the Area Manager should provide adequate explanation for the deviations and advise the Chief Commercial Officer on the most appropriate corrective measures.
  • Meet and build rapport with all Area staff, business/market associations and other relevant organizations in the area’s zone on a regular basis.
  • Monitor business progress, provide assistance, demonstrate concern, and build loyalty among the business/market associations and clients.
  • Keep abreast of the economic developments in the Area’s zone.

Debt Recovery:

  • Review the daily repayment reports and other relevant reports per Account Officer and for the entire Area as soon as they are available.
  • Ensure that debt recovery strategy and procedures are adhered to.
  • Assist with late repayment recovery where necessary, in accordance with Accion MfB policies and procedures.

Experience

  • Candidates should have 8 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
27th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Africa Investment Officer

Job ID: 2222
Location: Lagos

About the Project
Venture Lab:

  • Accion Venture Lab is the world’s leading seed-stage investor in fintech for the underserved, catalyzing innovation in inclusive fintech and improving the way financial services are delivered to underserved consumer and small businesses around the world.
  • We invest capital in and provide support to innovative, scalable fintech startups that improve the reach, quality, and affordability of financial services for the underserved.
  • Venture Lab is a part of Accion, a global nonprofit committed to creating a financially inclusive world, with a pioneering legacy in microfinance and fintech impact investing.
  • Created in 2012 and backed by commercial and impact investors since the launch of its third-party fund in 2019, Accion Venture Lab has deployed nearly US$40 million across 59 early-stage startups that operate in 39 countries worldwide.
  • We have successfully delivered returns above benchmarks while staying true to our mission of building a financially inclusive world. We have done so by employing a rigorous sourcing and diligence process, investing in companies poised to take advantage of the investment themes we believe will be successful in the future, and by adding value in the form of strategic and operational support through our governance and portfolio engagement functions.
  • Most importantly, we have created a model of social impact that many in our industry look to emulate. Since inception, our companies have helped bring financial services to 37 million underserved consumers and small businesses and since our investment have gone on to raise nearly $1B in further capital to grow and scale.

Position Summary 

  • Accion Venture Lab seeks a strategic and collaborative investment professional to lead our investment work in Africa.
  • The Investment Officer will support all aspects of Venture Lab’s work in Africa, including deal sourcing, investment analysis and diligence, transaction closing, and post-investment governance and support to portfolio companies.
  • The role will be highly entrepreneurial, spanning emerging market venture investing and cutting edge fintech innovation, with a focus on social impact. 
  • We are looking for a person to be based ideally in Lagos (we are also open to Nairobi).
  • The Investment Officer will report to the Managing Partner of Venture Lab and will work closely with each member of the tightly-knit Venture Lab team in various capacities, serving as a thought partner to other Investment Officers around the world and as a mentor to our Analysts and Associates.
  • The ideal candidate will have relevant experience working in Africa, ideally in venture capital investing, fintech, or impact investing more broadly.
  • The candidate should have a demonstrated passion for social impact. 

Responsibilities

  • Develop a strong pipeline of investment opportunities in Africa as well as build strong sourcing referral network and conduct thorough due diligence and financial analysis on prospective investees.
  • Lead investment structuring, negotiation, documentation, and execution.
  • Build and actively manage portfolio of investments, including representing Venture Lab on boards and providing management support to companies, including on (as applicable) finance and operating strategy, business development and lead generation, introductions/connections, fundraising support, and seeking opportunities to leverage Accion resources and expertise to benefit the investee.
  • Build and manage relationships with global investors, entrepreneurs, service providers, and cross-Accion teams for deal sourcing, information/idea exchange, deal execution/co-investment, post-investment support, entrepreneurial ecosystem building, and other objectives.
  • Support fundraising efforts for our next fund (AVL Fund II).
  • Proactively develop knowledge resources and thought leadership, including preparation of documents on investment status and lessons learned for Limited Partners, Accion management/staff, and other Venture Lab stakeholders.
  • Represent Venture Lab publicly at conferences, events, and working groups as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required; MBA or similar advanced degree is a significant plus.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in early-stage investing, financial services, technology, management consulting, investment banking, and/or marketing – opportunity provides responsibilities scaled to experience.
  • Strong entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for entrepreneurship and tech-enabled solutions to poverty.
  • Experience working in or with startups or growth-stage enterprises in emerging markets, ideally as an entrepreneur, manager and/or principal investor.
  • Experience working and/or living in Africa.
  • Domain expertise in financial services and/or financial inclusion, particularly financial technology, payment systems, and/or innovative delivery models.
  • Multi-functional skill set across finance, operations, fundraising, strategy, and/or legal. Strong research and analysis skills, including financial and strategy analytics.
  • Outstanding relationship management skills and ability to earn respect of Accion colleagues, investors, and enterprises. Existing network within impact investing and/or financial inclusion a plus.
  • Exceptional written, communication and presentation skills, and comfortable moving seamlessly between boardroom and field.
  • French language fluency, strongly preferred.
  • Interested in our mission and working globally.
  • Willingness to embody our values of excellence, respect and passion for social change.

Travel Requirements:

  • Willingness to travel 30% or more (will be altered based on the status of pandemic-induced travel restrictions).

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Latest Jobs vacancies at Accion Microfinance Bank in Lagos, Abuja, Rivers, Oyo, Kano, Kaduna, etc

Customer Service Officer, Nigeria

Job Title: Customer Service Officer | Accion Microfinance Bank Nigeria Limited | Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Head, Branch Operations

Job Description

  • Ensure full understanding of all Bank products and effectively explain product benefits and features to clients.
  • Ensuring pro-active service to customers by adhering to Bank’s standard customer service delivery turn-around time.
  • Managing customer inquiry with regards service points within the branch where clients can be serviced through accounts opening packages, cheque books, customer statements etc.
  • Maximising Customer Satisfaction by ensuring quick and professional service and complaint management.
  • Manage all branch front office staff to always be presentable dressing formally with Accion MfB name tag clearly visible.
  • Ensuring clear and logical queue management.
  • Understand fully all of Accion MfB products and services and procedures.
  • Effectively engage clients to educate clients on all products and cross sell services and products as required.
  • Ensure proper customer account opening documentation and filing
  • Handling customer complaints and servicing customers’ inquiries.
  • Ensure optimal banking hall quality through keeping it organised, clean and optimal display of marketing materials and signage, correct information on foreign exchange signboard.
  • Co-planning local marketing and sales activities, reviewing results and determine improvements.
  • Cross sell to existing customers in- and outside branch.
  • Maximise customer satisfaction.

Experience

  • Candidates should possess 2 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
18th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Branch Controller

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Regional Control Manager

Responsibilities

  • Ensure Policy/Procedure/Regulatory Compliance on transactions or activities initiated by or to the assigned branches
  • Create and improve homogenous Compliance Culture in the branch that aligns with the control and business objectives of the Bank
  • Build strong KYC and KYC (B) compliance environment in the assigned branches
  • Ensure integrity of the transactions and GL accounts in the branch through daily review of the branches GL balance reports and other relevant ad-hoc and standard reports.
  • Ensure that open items in the branch GL accounts are current and reflect the true nature of the products recorded therein. Any major deviation from the standard must be escalated following the appropriate escalation procedure
  • Ensure prompt and qualitative rendition of relevant returns and reports as may be required by Regional Control Manager which will include among others: Critical Control Issues Report, Ad-hoc Unusual Incidence Report, Report on proof review and other assets ageing and  provision in standard approved format etc.
  • Ensure prompt resolution of all open issues in the Internal Audit Report, Management letter, Regulatory Examiners Report and other Statutory Examiners Report involving branches under your purview.
  • Ensure capturing of all KYC documentation into all customers’ accounts in the Core Banking Applications through the regular review of Account opening and documentation both on the file and on the system.
  • Daily Review of all loans disbursed for branches under purview
  • Log in all exceptions observed unto the Audit360 Application
  • Daily review of ATM cash reconciliation or any other related reviews to ensure any irregularities are discovered and escalated promptly.
  • Conduct Special Investigation as may be assigned from time to time
  • Conduct spot checks, stock taking and other functions as may be assigned from time to timence.

Experience

  • Candidates should possess 2 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
7th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Latest Jobs vacancies at Accion Microfinance Bank in Nigeria – Lagos, Abuja, Rivers, Oyo, Kano, Kaduna, etc

Branch Controller, Anambra

Location: Anambra
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Regional Control Manager

Responsibilities

  • Ensure Policy/Procedure/Regulatory Compliance on transactions or activities initiated by or to the assigned branches
  • Create and improve homogenous Compliance Culture in the branch that aligns with the control and business objectives of the Bank
  • Build strong KYC and KYC (B) compliance environment in the assigned branches
  • Ensure integrity of the transactions and GL accounts in the branch through daily review of the branches GL balance reports and other relevant ad-hoc and standard reports.
  • Ensure that open items in the branch GL accounts are current and reflect the true nature of the products recorded therein. Any major deviation from the standard must be escalated following the appropriate escalation procedure
  • Ensure prompt and qualitative rendition of relevant returns and reports as may be required by Regional Control Manager which will include among others: Critical Control Issues Report, Ad-hoc Unusual Incidence Report, Report on proof review and other assets ageing and  provision in standard approved format etc.
  • Ensure prompt resolution of all open issues in the Internal Audit Report, Management letter, Regulatory Examiners Report and other Statutory Examiners Report involving branches under your purview.
  • Ensure capturing of all KYC documentation into all customers’ accounts in the Core Banking Applications through the regular review of Account opening and documentation both on the file and on the system.
  • Daily Review of all loans disbursed for branches under purview
  • Log in all exceptions observed unto the Audit360 Application
  • Daily review of ATM cash reconciliation or any other related reviews to ensure any irregularities are discovered and escalated promptly.
  • Conduct Special Investigation as may be assigned from time to time
  • Conduct spot checks, stock taking and other functions as may be assigned from time to timence.

Experience

  • Candidates should possess 2 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
7th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Latest Jobs vacancies at Accion Microfinance Bank in Nigeria Lagos, Abuja, Rivers, Oyo, Kano, Kaduna, etc

Branch Controller, Abia

Location: Abia
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Banking, Finance & Insurance
Contact Person: Regional Control Manager

Responsibilities

  • Ensure Policy/Procedure/Regulatory Compliance on transactions or activities initiated by or to the assigned branches
  • Create and improve homogenous Compliance Culture in the branch that aligns with the control and business objectives of the Bank
  • Build strong KYC and KYC (B) compliance environment in the assigned branches
  • Ensure integrity of the transactions and GL accounts in the branch through daily review of the branches GL balance reports and other relevant ad-hoc and standard reports.
  • Ensure that open items in the branch GL accounts are current and reflect the true nature of the products recorded therein. Any major deviation from the standard must be escalated following the appropriate escalation procedure
  • Ensure prompt and qualitative rendition of relevant returns and reports as may be required by Regional Control Manager which will include among others: Critical Control Issues Report, Ad-hoc Unusual Incidence Report, Report on proof review and other assets ageing and  provision in standard approved format etc.
  • Ensure prompt resolution of all open issues in the Internal Audit Report, Management letter, Regulatory Examiners Report and other Statutory Examiners Report involving branches under your purview.
  • Ensure capturing of all KYC documentation into all customers’ accounts in the Core Banking Applications through the regular review of Account opening and documentation both on the file and on the system.
  • Daily Review of all loans disbursed for branches under purview
  • Log in all exceptions observed unto the Audit360 Application
  • Daily review of ATM cash reconciliation or any other related reviews to ensure any irregularities are discovered and escalated promptly.
  • Conduct Special Investigation as may be assigned from time to time
  • Conduct spot checks, stock taking and other functions as may be assigned from time to timence.

Experience

  • Candidates should possess 2 years work experience.

Salary
Negotiable.

Application Closing Date
7th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Job Title: Finance Officer | Accion Microfinance Bank Limited | Location: Lagos | Employment Type: Full Time

Job Responsibilities

  • Processing of all payment vouchers (PVs).
  • Daily processing and payment of all Petty cash of Head Office and Branches.
  • Statutory remittances of a tax-WHT, development levy, PAYE, procurement of tax receipts and other tax documents, etc.
  • Posting of all processed vouchers on Bank’s core application.
  • Responsible for a timely statutory rendition of returns? CBN, NDIC, etc.
  • Responsible for daily and monthly bank reconciliations.
  • Preparation of GL schedules for annual audit purposes.

Qualification & Experiences

  • Minimum of BSc Degree / HND in Accounting or Finance from a reputable institution.
  • Must possess 2 to 3 years post-graduate work experience.
  • Prior experience in an Audit firm is desirable.
  • Professional certification in Accounting will be an added advantage.

Key Performance:

  • Apt attention to detail
  • Numerical abilities.
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal relationship skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Required Knowledge:

  • Good understanding of Accounting and IFRS standards.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

Application Closing Date
9th August, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Account Officer | Accion Microfinance Bank Limited | Location: Delta, Anambra, Edo, Lagos, Oyo, Rivers, Kano, Ogun, Abuja, Akwa Ibom

Role Responsibilities
  • Provide support to peers and others within Accion MfB in uplifting its values and policies.
  • To build rapport within the community, business associations and leaders
  • Achieve and maintain targets on portfolio at risk (PAR) management
  • Implement late repayment recovery procedures of Accion MfB.
  • Monitor client business progress to identify any potential problem(s)
  • Develop relationship with each client to support the business success and cultivate loyalty.
  • Ensure a suitable guarantee is in place and documented.
  • Evaluate the willingness and capacity to repay by the client.
  • Verify and cross-check all information relevant to the loan application and evaluation.
  • Arrange and undertake business site visits, home verification and all other KYC requirements.
  • Correctly complete loan application and evaluation process.
  • Develop an accurate evaluation of each client?s capacity and willingness to repay the requested loan.
  • Sensitize potential clients on all aspects of our loan process: procedures to apply, the terms and conditions, the incentives for good performance, and penalties for late repayment and default.
  • Identify potential clients, build and maintain portfolio of quality clients rapidly and consistently to achieve assigned target within the specific period.
Qualification & Experiences
  • A minimum of HND or BSC in Marketing, Business Administration, Banking, Finance, Accounting, Economics, and/or related fields.
  • Must have completed NYSC
  • Maximum of 7 years? experience in micro finance lending.
Key Performance
  • Ability to develop strong financial analysis skills.
  • Honest and of high integrity.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
Required Knowledge
  • Computer literacy.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply