A Microfinance Institution Is Recruiting For The Position Of Area Manager

Area Manager

Vacancy Location: Lagos State, Ogun State, Abia State and Akwa Ibom State

Job Roles

  • Manages loan Portfolio of all the branches in his assigned Area/Region
  • Drive the Area target to ensure that customers’ needs are met.
  • Develop strategy & roadmap for improving the financial performance of the branches under his/her area.
  • Build long lasting relationships with customers
  • Drives the Growth all the branch loan portfolio
  • To ensure that the required and accurate operational reports are delivered by Branch Managers to Operations Department in a timely manner
  • To ensure particularly that a sufficient time is devoted to field visits to clients, in order to confirm their existence, the reality of their businesses, and to assess that the overall documentation on the clients is accurate and comprehensive, with particular attention to any potential or current loan
  • To identify and analyse any potential issue that may hamper the development of the branch activity, to refer to and propose the possible solutions
  • To provide on-going coaching and mentoring of the Branch Managers by maintaining regular discussions both in the branch and in the field
  • Timely reporting of area activities to head office



A Smart and Intelligent University or Polytechnic graduate in any course


A Minimum Of 2 Years Micro-Finance Working Experience or 3 Years’ experience in Similar Position In Any organization. The candidate must not be less than 35 years old


  • Proficient In Written And Spoken English
  • Excellent Customer Relationship
  • Ability to create and process financial spreadsheets
  • Strong analytical skills and Managerial skill
  • Good in people management skill
  • Risk management skill

The following can be an advantage

  • Good use of Microsoft office applications
  • Excellent knowledge of group lending methodology
  • Proven work experience as Manager or similar role in an institution
  • Hands-on experience with lending procedures and products

Interested candidate should forward their CV to career.hr@victorycentre.org or victoryempowerment@gmail.com           

On or before 10th of September 2021