HEAD OF MICRO FINANCE (Immediate Joining only)

Head of Micro finance ( COO)

The Chief Operating Officer will be part of the senior management of the company and will be responsible for the operation strategies and business growth. The Chief Operating Officer will develop, refine and implement Operations strategy including aspects such as area selection, product design and delivery, portfolio quality management, Client outreach and communications. S/he will be responsible for the management of the overall quality and efficiency of operations. S/he will ensure that the company delivers an outstanding service that is client focused and efficient at all times.

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5) Qualifications, Experience and Skills

A Master’s degree in business administration, finance or economics, or commerce from a reputable institution;
A minimum of 10 years experience of operations in a micro finance institution in a senior position, or a relevant financial institution; experience in an urban setting will be a plus;
Flexible and resourceful; the ability to work in a start-up and willingness to be responsible for a varied set of tasks that will support the company’s growth and expansion;
Excellent team skills as the job requires working in large teams;
Requisite computer skills for presentations, communication and data analysis;
Acquaintance with the MIS & Accounting systems for day to day micro finance operations
A thorough understanding of micro finance performance metrics/indicators and the ability to interpret and process operations data;
Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills;
The capacity to work under pressure, prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines;
Fluency in English
The commitments and enthusiasm to work in a challenging environment, and the ability to display sensitivity to the diverse needs of urban low income families and be highly motivated to work with slum households to improve their opportunities and outcomes.

7) Description of Role

Setting up the micro finance Institution
Lead role in the creation of the company’s operations plans;
Management of lending (micro finance) operations to a high standard
Management of Operations’ goals, objectives, and budget to support the achievement of the overall organizational mission;
Analysis of competition, products and processes on an ongoing basis
Act as the main quality controller in client selection, portfolio quality management, product and processes, client protection, area selection and other aspects of operations
Ensure full compliance with the existing policies of the company, especially the Operations
Develop new cost effective marketing strategies to improve outreach.
Oversee credit and risk control’s policy adherence in operational areas.
Support recruitment function for operations team.

8) Compensation & Benefits

TAX free Salary in USD , fully packed service Apartment ,Medical , Insurance , CAR

We are looking a qualified and experienced Candidates who can Join Immediately. Interview will be either in Chennai/Bangalore/Mumbai . Please send your updated profile along with your passport photo to lionsahoo@gmail.com