Credit Control Officer Job at DFCU Bank – Career Opportunity in Uganda

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Job Category: Legal
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  02 June 2021
Duty Station:  Uganda
Posted: 25-05-2021
Job Description

Vacancy title:
Credit Control Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Banking , Category: Legal ]

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Deadline of this Job:
02 June 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, May 25, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

dfcu Bank is a fast-growing Bank in Uganda offering a wide range of financial solutions to its chosen market segments. We are seeking to recruit a Credit Control Officer in our Chief Operating Office to support our expansion strategy.
Reporting to: Manager Credit Control

Job Purpose:
Reporting to the Manager Credit Control, the role holder will prepare all contracts relating to the Bank’s borrowing customers in a language that can easily be understood by either parties and in case of default, such contracts must be enforceable in the courts of law.
He /She will set out all terms and conditions under which the Bank is willing to make available to the customer the approved credit facility; providing advisory services to the business units.
Location: Kampala

Key Accountabilities:
• Preparation of loan documents for Commercial and Enterprise Banking borrowing customers in line with the Bank’s Approved Standard Formats.
• Ensure such Contracts are watertight and enforceable in Courts of law in case of default.
• Proofread and advise on standardized documents prepared by the Bank’s Legal department and external Lawyers – for accuracy and completeness.
• Offer advisory services to the Bank’s business units on all legal related issues on the different credit files as presented for preparation of credit agreements; and as and when approached.
• Conduct regular security reviews, reconciling the physical security positions as reported by the Documentation team and tracking delays, renewals, and releases.
• Conduct periodical sensitivity and confirmation checks of validity of securities for deteriorating Business Banking and Consumer/Personal Banking credit facilities.

Qualifications, Experience and Competencies Required:
• Law degree from a reputable learning institution.
• Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Law Development Center Kampala. (LDC).
• In-depth knowledge of the principles governing Banking & Corporate Law, Land Law, Mortgages and Leasing, among others.
• Effective communication, good interpersonal and research skills.
• Self-motivation, result orientation with ability to make appropriate decisions as and when required.
• Administration or any other related field in credit administration.
• Two years’ experience in drafting credit agreements in a reputable institution/legal firm.
• Excellent understanding of operations of all Bank products.
• Attention to details.
• Independence and with good judgement of task.
• Ability to deliver quality output within tight deadlines.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


Job application procedure
If you believe you meet the requirements as noted above, please forward your application with a detailed CV including present position and copies of relevant professional/academic certificates (University Transcript, O & A level), by close of business on Wednesday 2nd June 2021 to the email address indicated below:
[email protected]
dfcu Bank is committed to give equal opportunities in employment and aims to ensure that it does not discriminate against gender or race. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted through +256 312 300391.
Disclaimer: dfcu Bank does not solicit/accept payment in cash/kind from prospective candidates in exchange for shortlisting or job placement. Any candidate who engages in this kind of transaction is aiding and abetting fraud and will be automatically disqualified.

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