Branch Manager

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Banking
  • Deadline:
    October 17, 2018

A leading savings and loans company headquartered in Accra seeks the following: Legal Manager

Job Purpose

• To manage and supervise all branch activities ensuring the branch delivers reliable, quality, and timely services to clients at least cost, in a secure and controlled environment whilst ensuring maximum outreach, sustainability and transformation

Key Responsibilities but not limited to the following:

• Supervises and supports all the activities of the branch, oversees the activities of credit officers, teller services, savings and deposit mobilisation, new accounts and other operations personnel
• Ensures the day-to-day management of the branch, opening and closing the branch and coordinating available resources (e.g, staff, materials, etc) for maximum results
• Leads the Branch office and field-oriented expenses to ensure compliance with budget
• Establishs agreed individual performance targets with all direct reports, including field staff
• Ensures that adequate resources are provided to branch staff to meet the agreed targets
• Provides advice, guidance and support the branch team and ensuring staff are motivated and organised to exceed performance targets
• Ensures training and development of all staff so that they can deliver functions effectively and efficiently
• Carries out weekly, quarterly and annual performance review of direct reports ensuring that all branch staff are appraised based on performance objectives

Qualification Required & Experience

• Must have 5 years of practical working experience managing and supervising branch operations gained from banking or similar industry background in Kumasi
• Advanced knowledge of the microfinance and banking industry, including micro and macro environmental factors and trends, microfinance products and poverty eradication strategies
• Bachelor’s degree in any of the numerate business related subjects, Master’s / Graduate in commerce, agriculture / relevant professional qualifications will be an advantage
• Experience in managing and supervising branch operations and in the implementation of branch operations, credit and risk management policies, practices, procedures and guidelines
• Ability to calculate interest, commissions, proportions and percentages, balancing of accounts
• Must be resident in Kumasi

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