01 September, 2021

Center Manager - Emua Branch

SPBD Microfinance (Vanuatu) Ltd



Due Date: 




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 Desctiption:

Centre Managers(Loan Officers)
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.


Selection Criteria:

Reside in or near Emua Village (or willing to do so)
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.




How to Apply

Apply by:

In person


Contact Person:

Mariah Nasak/Asela Pooi


Contact Phone:

(+678) 5550070/5550060


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:

1st Floor Pilioko House
Port Vila Box 226




How to apply - more information:

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

 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.


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