Managing Director – Zimnat Financial Services

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Managing Director – Zimnat Financial Services

  • Post Date:August 2, 2022
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  • Career Level Director
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

Applications are invited to fill in the vacant position of Managing Director – Zimnat Financial Services.

Reporting to: The CEO – Zimnat Investments Cluster

The Managing Director will be responsible for the overall business growth transformation, profitability and leadership of the organization.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Providing strategic direction and guidance towards achieving the organisation’s short- and long-term goals
  • Exploring new business and investment opportunities that will translate into sustainable profitability and business growth
  • Mobilizing and managing deposits and funds for onward lending
  • Collaborating with Board members and Management team to successfully implement a growth plan for loans and other financial services
  • Ensuring the provision of effective systems, structures and resources to support the growth of the institution, including a team of well-trained, focused and motivated staff
  • Expanding knowledge of the organization’s market and improve the sales methodology, product offerings, delivery channels and loan procedures.
  • Managing relationships with clients and promoting the organization brand and image
  • Ensuring full compliance to and adherence to regulatory and statutory guidelines.
  • Ensuring strict adherence to corporate governance practices and implementation of internal controls
  • Rigorous risk assessment and implementation of disciplined risk management practices that minimise bad debts

Key qualifications, experience & competencies

  • Entrepreneurial or Business-related degree
  • Minimum of eight (8) years post-qualification experience out of which, at least, five (5) must be in the financial services industry and at least, three (3) at the Senior/Executive Management level with emphasis on micro-lending
  • Proven experience preferably within banking or microfinance environment in the following areas, banking operations, marketing/ business development, credit risk management, financial management & administration, financial analysis, development of organizational structures & system
  • Superior understanding of micro-finance business and regulatory framework
  • Expansion experience in the financial sector (microfinance or banking)
  • Ability to visualise a future for the business and develop strategies to realise that future
  • Ability to create sound business plans in line with strategic objectives of the organization and to oversee execution of an institutional strategy through concrete deliverables and timelines
  • Demonstrated leadership, networking and collaboration/negotiation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain excellent working relationship within diverse organizational structure in order to facilitate feedback and enhance implementation

Interested candidates, are encouraged to apply using the link below:

Application Deadline: 5 August 2022

Being an equal opportunity employer, applications are encouraged from qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, sex or disabilities.