Credit Assistant (Intern)

  • Internship
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Bayport Financial Services


Reporting to the Credit Manager, the Credit Assistant – Credit Support, will be responsible for ensuring that all functions of the Credit Support Unit are executed in a timely manner.


  • The job holder will be responsible for the following:
  • Authentication/Check of Bayport customers’ loan application documentation provided by Branch Front Office staff
  • Download/provision of Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) reports and other relevant third-party reports/material to be used by the Credit Assessment Teams, in their assessment of loan applications received.
  • Reporting of suspected frauds /actual frauds, in accordance with the Company’s Fraud Prevention Policy/Procedures
  • Maintenance of the Company’s Customer Loan application documentation history databases/logs, as well as timely backup of the Company’s Customers’ loan application documentation/feedback on relevant Company platforms
  • Ensure all Credit Support Unit operational reports are consolidated and circulated on time
  • Timely Submission of New Loans, Performing and nonperforming loans to the central Credit Reference Bureau agency (TransUnion)
  • Adherence to industry best practices in the issuance of credit


  • Diploma in Business or any related discipline, from a reputable University
  • Sound knowledge of Finance, or Financial Services industry products and services


  • Highly conversant with Microsoft Excel, analytical and good numerical skills
  • Good communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Self-driven


Suitable candidates must send their applications to [email protected] with the position applied for as the email subject, attaching their current CVs and professional/academic certificates.

The closing date for receiving applications is Wednesday 20 September 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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