Posted on :
6 Aug, 2010
6 Aug, 2010
Adehyeman Savings and Loans Limited (ASL) is a non-bank financial institution licensed by the Bank of Ghana to provide financial services to various parts of Accra.
As part of our expansion program and business strategy, we require the services of a smart, confident, performance oriented and experienced professional to be employed as the Deputy Managing Director – Operations.
Summary of Job Responsibilities:
Assists the Managing Director in planning, organizing, supervising, controlling and managing the day –to-day activities of Adehyeman.
Provides assistance with the development of policies, procedures and in implementing the directives issued by the Board.
Acts as Managing Director in the absence of the incumbent when so authorized by the Board.
Strategically plans, directs, and oversees all banking operations and ensures optimal service delivery in terms of processing deadlines and quality of service.
Introduces cost-effective measures, including new technologies, new procedures, and new policies to help the branches achieve their targets, and maintain internal controls.
Ensure key performance indicators, key risk indicators, and key control systems are monitored and updated on a monthly basis to provide assurance on the quality and robustness of controls
Ensures that the IT and MIS needs of the company are met; Supervises the MIS/ IT function.
Analyze business processes in all operational areas of the organization and create requirements specification documentation for system design of automated software in order to have consistent and accurate reports.
Provides proposals for the formulation of the information technology strategy of the company and initiates its further development.
Required Skills or Experience
University Degree in economics, accounting or business administration; at least 5 years of experience in managing microfinance operations in a “bank” setting or regulated environment; good level of exposure on management information systems.
Special / Personal Abilities
Determined personality with initiative, perseverance, ability to motivate and manage a team
Capability and willingness to take responsibility and highly developed sense of rectitude
Extensive experience in operational business of microfinance institutions
Good knowledge in economic and financial topics
Be a good trainer, facilitator, mentor, coach and Very good communication skills
Experience in supervising a transition to a new management information system preferred
How To Apply
Please note that only those who meet the requirements of this position should apply and only short listed candidates would be contacted. Application letters with CV should be sent to:
The Human Resource Department
Adehyeman Savings and Loans Limited
P.O. Box GP 13249
e-mail CV to: [email protected]
Offer expires 3rd September 2010