Commercial Bank Credit Officers Jobs in Kenya

Our client, a local commercial bank, is currently seeking to fill the positions of Credit Officers to be based in various branches.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the job holder will provide a consistently high quality service to customers.

Job Purpose

  • Approve loans within specified limits, and refer loan applications outside those limits to management for approval.
  • Preparation and maintenance of records and valuables by ensuring that all the documents are filed and kept in a systematic manner for easier tracking & retrieval.
  • Meet with applicants to obtain information for loan applications and to answer questions about the process.
  • Analyze applicants’ financial status, credit, and property evaluations to determine feasibility of granting loans.
  • Explain to customers the different types of loans and credit options that are available, as well as the terms of those services.
  • Obtain and compile copies of loan applicants’ credit histories, corporate financial statements, and other financial information.
  • Review and update credit and loan files.
  • Review loan agreements to ensure that they are complete and accurate according to policy.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar post or any related environment will be required
  • Must be mature individual
  • Degree or Diploma in Accounting / Banking / Co-operative Management, or any relevant qualifications in Business field.
  • Any relevant professional qualification added advantage
  • Have strong communication and team building skills with ability to work with diverse teams.
  • Good understanding of prudential guidelines.
  • A good team player with a desirable customer handling skills.

How to Apply

If you meet the above minimum requirements, please email your application, current CV and cover letter to on or before close of business on 30th March 2017 quoting the job title: Credit Officer on the subject.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: March 19, 2017 — 7:35 am