Loan Officer

Website ASA Microfinance Zambia Ltd

Asa microfinance Zambia Limited is a non-deposit taking microfinance institution limited by shares incorporated on 22nd August 2014. The company aims at empowering the poor Zambians for the improvement of their socio-economic condition and reduced poverty by the sustainable microfinance program. The company is an affiliate of ASA international (ASAI), a private limited company incorporated in Mauritius on 6th April 2007 Holding a category -1 Global business license issued by the Financial Services Commission. With over 3000 branches in Asia and Africa combined, ASA International has taken keen interest in opening several more branches in Zambia hence the need for more loan officers.

Job Description/Responsibilities

  • Meet with clients to collect information for loan applications.
  • Formation of Groups and Group management
  • Disbursing of Loans and recovery of loans
  • Complete loan forms and teach clients on policie
  • Monitor and update Loan Officer registers & other branch records
  • Submit loan applications in a timely manner to the Branch Manager
  • Respond to clients’ queries and resolve any loan-related issues
  • Operate in compliance with ASA Zambia policies regulations

Competencies

  • Customer Service oriented
  • Organized
  • Ability to deal with difficult situations
  • Time management
  • Basic computer knowledge

Job Requirements

  • Minimum qualification of Grade 12 full certificate with passes in Mathematics and English
  • University Degree from a recognized University will be an added advantage
  • Should not be more than 30 years old.
  • Fluency in English and one local language
  • Able to work in rural areas
  • Ability to ride a bicycle or motorbike
  • Honest, responsible, and trustworthy
  • Should be ready to stay in the company accommodation in the Branch quarters.
  • Should be ready to work anywhere as the position s transferrable when need arises.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Gross monthly salary of ZMW 3,000.00
  • 2-year Contract (Renewable; Performance dependent) with 25% (of the Basic pay) paid as gratuity at the end of the contract period

How to Apply

Please write a cover letter, enclosing your latest CV, attaching the relevant certificates and email to: [email protected]

Note that no applications in hard copy will be accepted. Closing date for all applications will be is Friday 16th February 2024

“ASA Microfinance Zambia limited aims to attract and select a diverse workforce, ensuring equal opportunity to everyone, irrespective race, age, gender, class ethnicity, disability, location, and religion. Qualified women are particularly encouraged to apply”

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@asazambia.co.zm


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