Business Development Officer at SMEP Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited

On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

SMEP Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited, a Christian based MFI regulated by the Central Bank of Kenya, invites applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the positions of:

Business Development Officer (Church Business)
Reporting to the Liaison Officer Churches & Institutions, the successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Marketing of products in the designated area of operation.
  • Facilitate recruitment and registration of clients in existing and new groups.
  • Stimulate client training on SMEP policies, procedures and basic business skills, loans, business, e.t.c.
  • Loan disbursements and deposit mobilization that meet defined growth and quality targets
  • Submission of weekly and monthly performance reports
  • Responsible for cumulating and maintaining client information
  • Maintain good public relation between SMEP and outsiders e.g. Public administration, churches, business community etc
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Have a bachelors degree in a related field or a diploma in Co-operative Management, Business Administration, Banking or its equivalent,
  • Have knowledge in group/individual lending
  • Marketing and/or accounting skills and computer literacy will be an added advantage
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Persuasive with strong recognition skills,
  • Self-driven and possess the ability to work with minimum supervision,
  • Have good knowledge of the micro-finance industry and practices
  • A self-starter who possesses excellent presentation skills
  • Must be a committed Christian
  • Aged below 30 years
How to Apply
Qualified and interested candidates who meet the above criteria should download the “Job Application Form” at, and send their filled applications to [email protected] on or before Tuesday, 23rd October, 2013.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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