Our Client is seeking to recruit a high impact Manager to spearhead the SACCO activities.
Reporting to the Executive Steering Committee and based in Nairobi, the Cereal Growers SACCO Manager will have the following duties:
i. Formulating and reviewing policies, procedures and practices for SACCO operations;
ii. Directing and supervising the administration and processing of loans, collection of debts and maintenance of accurate records on the same;
iii. Ensuring effective management and use of SACCO financial resources and assets;
iv. Preparing and analyzing on a quarterly basis the SACCO’s Strategic Business Plans and annual budgets;
v. Overseeing the effective administration of staff performance;
vi. Coordinating external audit exercises and implementing recommendations set forth;
vii. Representing the SACCO in business transactions and any other transactions authorized by the Executive Committee Chairman;
viii. Attending Cereal Growers Sacco Board Meetings and AGM in an advisory capacity and implementing the resolutions made;
ix. Coordinating and executing outreach services including sensitization, recruitment and training both existing and aspiring members on Cereal Growers SACCO products and services to ensure maximum uptake;
x. Communicating credit policy and other procedure manuals and ensuring adherence to the same by different stakeholders;
xi. Prepare and present timely and accurate monthly management reports;
xii. Supervise the SACCO activities to ensure efficiency and effectiveness in the utilization of SACCO assets;
xiii. Liaison with the Commissioner of Cooperatives and other Government departments;
xiv. Co-ordinate and maintain cash limits at manageable levels to ensure smooth flow of operations at all times;
xv. Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Executive Committee Chairman.
Key Qualifications and Competencies:
• Bachelor degree in Business related field, Banking and Finance.
• Certified professional banker or other related professional qualifications will be an added advantage.
• Proficiency in computer skills.
• Previous experience of working with an ERP system preferred.
• Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience at supervisory level preferably in an agriculture based SACCO.
• Personal integrity, team player and have effective communication skills.
• Thorough understanding of the SACCO Act and SASRA provisions.
Qualified applicants should send their Application Letter (indicating the position applied for as the subject line) and Detailed CVs.
Deadline for submitting applications is 22nd January 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.