Pride Microfinance Jobs – 30 No Experience Credit Officers (Agricultural Lending)

Job Title:   Credit Officers – Agricultural Lending

Organization: Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to: Credit Supervisor

Job Summary: 

Pride Microfinance Jobs: The Credit Officer – Agricultural Lending will support the Pride branch by recruiting of clients and visiting prospective clients’ business and homes to assess credit worthiness.

About US:

Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 33 networked branches and 8 contact offices countrywide, an equal opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • In charge of marketing the Agricultural loan product.
  • Responsible for client mobilization, sensitization and training.
  • Responsible for loan disbursements.
  • Follow-up and recovery of loans.
  • Ensure proper filing of all Agricultural loan documentation.
  • Cross-sell the company’s products to clients and enhance/protect the reputation of the company at all times.
  • Significantly contribute positively to branch performance by continuously achieving all set targets.
  • Perform any other duties as directed from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants for the Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)  Credit Officer – Agricultural Lending jobs should hold Diplomas or Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural economics, Agricultural Extensions, Agricultural Land Use & Management, Agribusiness Management, Agricultural & Rural Innovations, veterinary Science or any other relevant/related field.
  • The applicants should possess 2 principle passes at A’ Level
  • Credit passes in English and Mathematics at O’ Level.
  • Ability to ride a motorcycle, should possess a riding permit and /or process one within a period not exceeding one month of probation.
  • Fluent in commonly used local languages within Western Uganda.
  • Willingness to work in any part of the country.
  • Be ready to challenge themselves to continuously deliver exceptional performance.
  • Computer literate, highly motivated, innovative & a self-starter.
  • Excellent presentation, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Possess leadership skills.
  • Be honest, trustworthy & have a high degree of integrity
  • Age: less than 35 years

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by following the procedure;

  • Click Here
  • Create an Account
  • Fill in your personal information and upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all your scanned academic credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the referees and a passport photo.
  • Submit online i.e. no hardcopy deliveries will be accepted

Deadline: 8th December 2018