Letshego Branch Managers, Legal Officer, Senior Sales Agents, Relationship / Loan Officers and Direct Sales Officers

Letshego Kenya Limited (LKL), formerly Micro Africa Limited, is a micro finance institution operating in Kenya and providing financial solutions to MSEs, salaried employees, and civil servants.

LKL is part of Letshego Holdings Limited, incorporated in 1998, is headquartered in Gaborone and was publicly listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) in 2002.

It is a holding company with lending and deposit-taking subsidiaries across ten countries in East, West and Southern Africa – Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda and Nigeria.

Why Letshego?

At Letshego we believe in teamwork.

We don’t just talk about it we practice it, embrace it and thrive on it.

Our employees are our most valued assets.

Our interactions with one another, our partners in the public and private sector, and our customers help create the very fabric of the success that makes Letshego an innovative and dynamic financial services group.

In Letshego, you have an opportunity to be part of a team of 1400 committed professionals, spanning 20 nationalities, tasked with growing the Letshego franchise.

Ours is a truly African financial services group with more than 250 representation points across our footprint, servicing a base of over 300,000 loyal customers.

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

1. Branch Manager Positions

The incumbent will be responsible for the overall success of the branch. Supervise the staff, Manage the smooth day-to-day business, effectively and efficiently achieving goals set out for the branch and work to execute the strategy of LKL in Kenya

The positions are outside of Nairobi.

Qualifications, skills and experience

  • A degree in any business studies or a Diploma in any business or related area will be an added advantage and 3 years working experience in a microfinance Institution at managerial level.

2. Legal Officer

The Incumbent will be responsible for providing legal support on drafting contracts, providing legal research and rendering legal opinions to the management and the Board.

Qualifications & experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in law from a recognized institution and a diploma from Kenya school of law
  • A minimum 2 years
  • Experience in a bank or microfinance institution and a valid practicing certificate.

3. Senior Sales Agents

The role is responsible for ensuring commercial success of deduction at source Lending in Kenya that targets civil servants and teachers by managing the smooth day-to day implementation of the product, all call-up and office visit clients and efficiently ensure achievement of goals set out in the business plan.

Qualifications, skills and experience

  • Should have worked for a year as a DSA with good performance and high levels of integrity.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skill with a certificate of good conduct.

4. Relationship / Loan Officers

The Incumbent will be responsible for Business appraisal and assessment visits, customer care, Loans Processing, credit delivery and ensure an on-time repayment rate on all loans delivered.

The candidate should have a very good set of appraisal skills for individual loans.

Qualifications, skills and experience

  • Diploma in Micro Finance, Cooperative Management, Business Administration or a degree in any business studies.
  • 2 years’ work experience in Micro Finance institution

5. Direct Sales Officers

The Incumbent will be responsible to provide direct sales targeting employees in both public and private sectors in Kenya thorough scrutiny and verification of appraisal documents

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of a diploma preferably in Sales & Marketing.
  • Previous experience in direct sales within banking, MFI, Insurance and related industries will be a definite advantage.
  • Certificate of Good Conduct

This is a commissioned based position.

A competitive commission package will be paid to the successful candidates subject to their individual performance.

How to Apply:

If you meet the above requirements, please send your application indicating the position you have applied for and CV to careers@letshego.com.

The deadline for application is 25th November 2016.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

LKL is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages diversity.

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Updated: November 13, 2016 — 8:42 am