Jobs at Bank of Agriculture

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has received a loan from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (lFAD)of the United Nation equivalent to USD27.2 million towards.
the cost of implementing a Rural Finance Institution Building Programme (RUFIN) through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development and intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this loan for the Engagementof Credit Officers.

The Rural Finance Institution Building Programme (RUFIN) is established with a Loan Facility in the sum of US$27.2 million to the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). The primary objective of this Programme is to develop and/or strengthen the rural mlcrofinance subsector of the economy, comprising the Microfinance Banks(MFBs) and other member-based Microfinance Institutions (MFls) so as to enhance access of the rural population to sustainable financial services, thereby expanding and improving agricultural productivity as
well as growing rural micro and small enterprises {MSEs}. The expected outcome is poverty alleviation, especially among the rural poor, women, youths and the physically challenged and closing of the very large existing gapoffinancial inclusion of the active poor.

In furtherance of the partnership with RUFIN,BOAis implementing a specialised Rural Business Initiative called "Bank of Agriculture Rural Business Initiative" (BoARBI) in Bauchi, Bauchi State, Igboora in Oyo State and Okoin
Anambra State and therefore needs the services of Credit Officers to drive the pilot programme. After a successful pilot, the programme shall be expanded to other states of the Federation
 Credit Officers
Location: Kaduna
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Accounting
Required Grade:

Basic responsibilities of the Credit Officers
•Formation/ verification of rural groups
•Savings Mobilisation
•Effective Management of groups
•Loan creation
•Loan planning
•Loan processing
•Loan analysis
•Loan tracking
•Management of delinquent loans

HND/BSC degree in Marketing, Co-operatives, Banking &. Finance, Accounting, Agric. Economics, Agriculture, Economics and Business Administration.

Method of Application

Bank of Agriculture calls on interested persons to submit six (6) copies of detailed CV's to the
BOA RUFIN Desk Officer, Bank of Agriculture, I,
Yakubu Gowon Way, Kaduna,

not later than three (3) weeks from the date of this advertisement.