Adehyeman Savings and Loans Limited (ASL): Branch Manager

Posted on :

4 Sep, 2010

Category :

Banking Jobs in Ghana

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. Adehyeman Savings and Loans Limited (ASL) recruits Branch Manager

Job Description

Supervises and coordinates all activities of the branch including general office management
Implements policies, procedures and internal controls at the branch
Ensures 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
Prepares and submits relevant reports on branch operations to management
Ensures that the targets agreed with the management are reached
Plans and controls the liquidity of the branch
Decides on all operational issues within the framework of existing regulations and management decisions
Ensures key operations reconciliations (payment orders, interbranch accounts and clearing) are carried out continuously and efficiently
Chairs the Branch Credit Committee (BCC) and participates in evaluating, approving, or rejecting loans according to the level of discretion
Plans personnel capacity, selecting new staff and evaluating existing staff in accordance with management; Ensures that the branch staff maintain very high morale and adequate and updated training;
Plans and coordinates the annual leave of the branch staff within the branch.
Performs other human resource line management duties at the branch level in consultation with the HR Department
Develops good customer relationships and maintains personal contact with them in order to ensure customer satisfaction
Ensures that all customer enquiries and complaints are effectively dealt with
Plans and initiates promotional measures within the target markets of the branch;
Scouts for new business opportunities within target markets and recommends new product development
“Champions” the deposit mobilization efforts within the branch’s area of coverage;
Performs independent balancing of all records;
Branch facility management.

Required Skills or Experience

Educational requirements

University degree in economics, accounting, business administration; and/ or a relevant professional qualification.
At least 3 years experience in sales, marketing, credit and deposit operations
Knowledge of the microfinance sector/market in the operational areas of microfinance
Experience in the branch manager position
Special / Personal Abilities
Ability to design and implement effective financial systems and policies at branch level
Determined personality with initiative, perseverance and the ability to motivate and manage a team
Capability and willingness to take responsibility and highly developed sense of reliability and correctness
Be a good trainer, facilitator, mentor, and coach
Excellent leadership and people management skills
Excellent communication and marketing skills
Familiar with Microsoft applications


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]

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