Transaction Officer Job at ACCION Microfinance Bank Limited


Accion Microfinance Bank Limited  - Established in 2006, began operations in May 2007 on license from the Central Bank of Nigeria. Our management team comprises seasoned and distinguished professionals from diverse backgrounds complemented by the expertise of our technical partners, ACCION International. At Accion Microfinance Bank our core values, business philosophy and methodology distinguish us as one of the leading microfinance banks in Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Transaction Officer
Job Location:
 Abuja

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that laid down operating procedures are followed.
  • Receive client cash and cheque deposits and make withdrawal payments to clients based on duly completed instruction vouchers and cheques from the client
  • Ensure all customer transaction entries are accurately posted with required authorized as per the existing delegation
  • Undertake timely escalation of any suspicious instructions or payments to higher authority.
  • Realize Department Business Goals in cooperation with colleagues.
  • Identify your skill gap and share it with your manager on how to acquire required skills.
  • Ensure timely closure of all exceptions raised by either Internal Auditors or External Auditors

Key Performance

  • Good understanding of Banking Operations
  • Ensure all entries posted by the Unit have been properly authorized as per the delegation of authority.
  • Ensure timely and accurate posting of vouchers received
  • Ensure the laid down procedures are properly followed at all times

Qualification & Experiences

  • Ordinary National Diploma in any Banking or related discipline or Professional Banking Certificates
  • Experiences: 2+ years experience

Required Knowledge:

  • General Banking Knowledge
  • PC and Spread Sheet Skills
  • People Management Skills
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Team-working: building and developing high performance Teams
  • Managing & Developing yourself
  • Analytical and numerical skills