JOB TITLE: Small Business Officer
LOCATION: St. Catherine Co-operative Credit Union Limited, Spanish Town, St. Catherine
DESCRIPTION: Seek and generate new business loans among micro and small business operators, to meet targets set; Visit and partner with SCCU members operating a business to provide financial, marketing, regulatory and other business-related advice on a daily, weekly or monthly basis as required; Monitor an assigned loan portfolio including risk assessment, loan repayments and collection of arrears, daily, producing reports for management at least once per week; Educate members on other products and services available through the credit union; Assist with training of members, co-workers and volunteers, as required; Represent the company at public educational and promotional activities.
QUALIFICATIONS: First degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Operations, Finance or its equivalent from a recognized educational institution and accredited program; Training and/or experience in Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Training of adults, or Leadership would be an asset Two (2) years work experience in a similar position, with a track record of cost-effective and successful implementation of projects and achievement of targets; Sound knowledge and understanding of the Jamaican business environment, including the financial sector; Very good conceptual, research, computational and analytical skills, together with balanced judgment; Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Good negotiation skills; Proficient in computer operations, particularly database management, spreadsheets and presentations; Must own, have in his/her possession and operate a reliable motor car; He/She must be available to work both during and outside of the normal work day.
CONTACT INFORMATION: The Human Resources Manager, St. Catherine Co-operative Credit Union Limited, 14 Nugent Street, Spanish Town, St. Catherine; Email: [email protected] Send a letter of application, a detailed resumé, along with a list of two (2) successful relevant projects and the contact information for project-relevant references, and a copy of the motor vehicle registration.
Submit applications no later than 4:00p.m. on deadline date
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 24, 2014