Ecobank Head of Credit Job in Uganda

Head of Credit – Uganda
Summary: Ecobank is the leading Pan-African bank with operations in 35 countries across the continent, more than any other bank in the world. 
Ecobank operates as “One Bank” with common branding, standards, policies, processes to provide a consistent and reliable service across its unique network of 1,251 branches, 1,981 ATMs, and 5249 POS machines servicing over 10 million customers. 

A number of vacancies exist and we are looking for inspired people to join our team.

Job Purpose: Provide leadership to the Credit Risk Management Unit and oversee management of risks inherent in the credit process, loan documentation and portfolio management.

Key Responsibilities

Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Management of Credit appraisal system
  • Implementation of new & effective dimensions on portfolio risk management
  • Ensuring continued maintenance of a quality portfolio in line with bank standards
  • Optimise effectiveness and utilization of KASTLE in credit application processing.
  • Continually review Sectoral ceilings, discretionary authorities, portfolio measures including industry limits, tenor limits, risk rating, NPLs, risk acceptance criteria etc
  • Formulation and constant review of the bank’s Credit policy
  • Provide on-going relevant training to all bank staff involved in lending business.
  • Identification and management of substandard and non-performing assets portfolio
  • Leadership to nature and sustain employee satisfaction
  • Performance management to optimise employee productivity
  • Organisation development to effectively structure the unit
  • Knowledge and experience in modern credit Risk Management
  • Inter personal skills to effectively communicate and manage customers
  • Technical skills to effectively perform or guide performance
  • Knowledge of lending products
Minimum Academic Requirement: CPA, ACIB, AKIB, ACCA, University Degree in business related field

Minimum Experience

  • At least 5-7 Years in Credit Risk Management and general management.
How to Apply:
Send your application including a cover letter indicating your desire to work with our client a detailed CV highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, email address, and the names of three professional referees by close of business Friday 31st January 2014

Adept Systems
Management Consultants
P O Box 6416, 

Nairobi, GPO 00100


Only short listed candidates will be contacted. 

Please note that we do not charge fees for receiving or processing job applications.

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