Senior Credit Officer – Jiji Kenya – Nairobi

The following are duties you will be responsible for:
Evaluating credit risk – borrower’s past financial and credit history to determine their financial health
Conferring with credit associations and references to exchange credit information on clients
Using credit-scoring systems, recommend the credit limit for a new customer and review credit limits of existing customers
Develop and prepare spreadsheets and models to support analysis of new and existing credit applications
Keep company credit exposures within set risk bearing limits
Undertake risk analysis by developing statistical models
Keeping knowledge of key issues up-to-date (for example legal, market risk and compliance issues)
Making recommendations about procedural/policy changes
Preparing reports about the degree of risk in lending money to clients

Qualifications in business studies, management, statistics, finance, mathematics, accounting or economics
Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use
Industry knowledge and experience
Well vast with various finance softwares
Excellent data collection and analysis skills
Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment, with varying degrees of supervision
Strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancies in data
Impeccable understanding of financial statements, ratios, and concepts

Method of Application
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