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Sumac Microfinance Bank is hiring. The following vacancies have been announced. Applications should reach the bank before March 10, 2019.

Vacancy Announcement – 1

Position: Accountant

Date: March 01, 2019

Job Reference; Accountant/March01/2019/

We wish to announce to the general public that a vacancy has fallen at Sumac Microfinance Bank in the finance department. We wish to recruit a successful candidate to fill up the position of an accountant.

Qualified and eligible individuals interested in applying for this position may submit an application to Human Resources by no later than March 10, 2019. Kindly use reference provided in your application.

Job Summary

The accountant is expected to handle various responsibilities which will include the following;

  • Ownership of all the General Ledger accounts ensuring that they are reconciled at all times.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents e.g. invoices and any other payment to be made.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.

Skills and Competencies

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and competencies;

  • Good time management
  • Assertiveness and self-drive
  • Honesty, reliability and dependability
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Relationship building
  • Good communication skills
  • Speed and accuracy
  • Customer service orientation
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions effective

Qualifications

Candidates applying for this job vacancy will need to have the following qualifications;

  • Degree in Finance, Accounts or a business related course.
  • CPA (K)
  • A master’s Degree will be an added advantage
  • 3 years working experience in a similar position in the banking industry.

Applications should reach our Human Resource department on or before March 10, 2019. You can send you applications to info@sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke or alternative deliver it to our head office on the 2nd Floor of the Consolidated Bank House, Koinange Street, Nairobi. Visit our website, www.sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke for more information.

 

Vacancy Announcement – 2

Position: IT Officer

Date: March 01, 2019

Job Reference; ITOfficer/March01/2019/

We wish to announce to the general public that a vacancy has fallen at Sumac Microfinance Bank in the IT department. We wish to recruit a successful candidate to fill up the position of an IT OFFICER.

Qualified and eligible individuals interested in applying for this position may submit an application to Human Resources by no later than March 10, 2019. Kindly use reference provided in your application.

Job Summary

The IT Officer is expected to handle various responsibilities which will include the following;

  • Manage the introduction, implementation and support of appropriate information and communication technology in the bank.
  • Develop the capacity of the ICT team to enable them to deliver on business goals.
  • Manage the introduction of structured end-user capacity building to ensure optimal and efficient use of all the ICT systems/tools available to the bank.
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders in the ICT industry both internal and external.
  • Provide regular and ad hoc technical and management reports for performance benchmarking and decision making.
  • Identify opportunities for innovation and foster the development of creative solutions.
  • Ensure effective and efficient security systems that ensure Network, Systems and Data Security and recovery from internal and external security threats.
  • Coordinate, schedule and manage information systems to meet user requirements.
  • Undertake necessary tests and implement new installations and enhancements.
  • Maintain liaison with other functions to determine their future needs.
  • Establish a strong working relationship with external suppliers in order to enhance productivity and manage costs.
  • Develop and implement quality guidelines and procedures on hardware and software.
  • Any other role as may be assigned by management

Skills and Competencies

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and competencies;

  • Understand current web development techniques and technologies.
  • Ability to Develop Strong management skills.
  • Ability to plan and organize multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Thorough knowledge of and experience with developing applications.
  • Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical people.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and determine effective resolutions.
  • Ability to analyze general or specific situations and recommend solutions.
  • Strategic/tactical thinking.

Qualifications

Candidates applying for this job vacancy will need to have the following qualifications;

  • Degree in Information Science or Technology is mandatory.
  • A master’s Degree will be an added advantage
  • 3 years working experience in a similar position in the banking industry.

Applications should reach our Human Resource department on or before March 10, 2019.

You can send you applications to info@sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke or alternative deliver it to our head office on the 2nd Floor of the Consolidated Bank House, Koinange Street, Nairobi. Visit our website, www.sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke for more information.

 

Vacancy Announcement – 3

 Position: Collections & Recoveries Officer

Date: March 01, 2019.

Job Reference; collectionsofficer/March01/2019/

We wish to announce to the general public that a vacancy has fallen at Sumac Microfinance Bank in the Credit department. We wish to recruit a successful candidate to fill up the position of a COLLECTIONS & RECOVERIES OFFICER.

Qualified and eligible individuals interested in applying for this position may submit an application to Human Resources by no later than March 10, 2019. Kindly use reference provided in your application.

Job Summary

The Collections & Recoveries Officer is expected to handle various responsibilities which will include the following;

  • Overall assessment and monitoring of Non-performing loan, Debt Recovery success rate, critically reviewing the amount due in an efficient and cost effective way.
  • Undertaking periodic review of securities held against all non performing facilities to ensure these are perfected and that no dilution happens during debt recovery period.
  • On case by case basis, assessing Bank’s positioning and its ability to recover amounts due without forced realization of securities held as far as possible. Detailed negotiations with defaulting clients for facilities restructure.
  • Undertaking periodic review of securities held against all non performing facilities to endure these are perfected and that no dilution happens during debt recovery period.
  • When realization of securities is inevitable, ensuring that the process is handled procedurally in order to avoid delay through intermittent litigation and potential risk exposure.
  • Planning and closely coordinating the debt recovery process with various stakeholders including Lawyers, Valuers and auctioneers to avoid undue delay and recovery cost escalation.
  • Perfection of all securities offered, documentation and maintenance of the security register.
  • Prepare and submit accurate and detailed reports from recovery assignment and making actionable recommendations to the management.
  • Carry out storage and proper filing of credit documentation and files
  • Preparation of write-off proposal quarterly.
  • Any other role as may be assigned by management

Skills and Competencies

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and competencies;

  • Result oriented with excellent communication and social skills.
  • Forward Planner with clear focus, mature reliable hardworking and able to work without supervision.
  • Honest and with very high integrity.
  • Excellent team spirit.

Qualifications

Candidates applying for this job vacancy will need to have the following qualifications;

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce.
  • A master’s Degree will be an added advantage
  • 3 years working experience in a similar position in the banking industry.

Applications should reach our Human Resource department on or before March 10, 2019.

You can send you applications to info@sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke or alternative deliver it to our head office on the 2nd Floor of the Consolidated Bank House, Koinange Street, Nairobi.

Visit our website, www.sumacmicrofinancebank.co.ke for more information.