08 May, 2018

2 Center Managers (Loan Officer) & 1 Administration Assistant

SPBD Microfinance(Vanuatu)Ltd
Port Vila

Due Date
18 May 2018

Full time

Organisation Description
SPBD Vanuatu is part of a network of microfinance institutions working in Tonga, Fiji, Samoa, ,Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. We are dedicated to eradicating poverty by empowering women in poor rural villages with the opportunity to start, grow and maintain sustainable, income-generating micro-enterprises, build assets, as well as finance home improvements and childhood education. SPBD provides clients with a range of training, financial services and ongoing motivation so that they can climb permanently out of poverty.

We are looking for motivated individuals with professional attitude and skills to work with our team of committed staff members.

Job Description
Centre Managers(Loan officers)(2)
Recruits, trains and works with women who run their own small businesses. Having good endurance, he/she drives every day to different villages throughout Efate to implement our program by conducting group meetings which runs up to 1 hour. He/She is articulate and comfortable speaking to large groups of women. He/She is respectful by displaying the ability and willingness to get along well with women of various social classes and educational abilities.

Main Duties

    Recruit and train new client members
    Prepare loan applications and make loan assessments for small businesses
    Collect weekly repayments
    Maintain good loan portfolio quality and control.

Administration Assistant(1)
Position Description: The Administrative Assistant’s job is to provide support to the Finance and Administration Team who has the responsibility in four general areas: financial management & reporting, human resources management, information technology and operational support.
Selection Criteria
Minimum Qualifications/Experience

Must possess a valid driver’s license
At least year 12 with 2 years of work experience in a community, commercial banking or banking organization with demonstrated success and progress well regarded
Social work experience would be well regarded
Experience with women’s groups and committees also well regarded
Ability to relate to and promote the social mission of SPBD whilst enforcing and complying     with commercial disciplines
Applicants with Certificate or Diploma in Business or Accounting is preferred.
Fluent in both Bislama and English.
Not Stated

How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person
Asela Pooi

Contact Phone Number
(+678) 22-750

E-mail to send applications to

Postal Address or location to apply in person
1st Floor, Lolam House, Port Vila, Vanuatu

Website to Obtain Further Information
Not Stated

How to apply - more information
Forward all applications (include resume and copy of qualifications with references from previous employers) to asela@spbdtonga.com.  Only suitable candidates after the screening process will be contacted for further information and/or interview.

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