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Business Verification Officer - SME Lending

About Seedstars

Seedstars is a global organization with headquarter in Switzerland and a presence in 70+ emerging markets. We are on a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship. Our initiatives are focused on connecting stakeholders within these ecosystems, building tech companies from scratch and investing in the top entrepreneurs.

About Lendigo

Lendigo Nigeria is a high growth portfolio company of Seedstars, focusing on SME lending. Our vision is to become the leading champion in SME lending for the common man in Nigeria while developing revolutionary fin-tech products that will change the whole conservative lending industry. Being a part of this ambitious project is what drives us every day and makes us achieve the best results for our clients and reach our ambitious goals.

About the Job

If Fintech sounds interesting to you and if autonomy, a steep learning curve and responsibility from day one is what you desire, then you might be the right fit for us!

The role requires working closely with the business development and underwriting team to provide on-the-ground operational field support in terms of verification applicants businesses at Lendigo. This role may also require other tasks in other departments. Your main responsibilities will be locating clients on the phone or physical location, advising customers on loan repayment management, preparing verification reports, and lastly debt recovery if necessary.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the business development and underwriting team to provide on-the-ground operational field support.
  • On the field verification of loan applicants by performing best customer service.
  • Locating clients on the phone or physically for verification.
  • Advising customers on loan repayment management, preparing monitoring reports.
  • This role may also require other tasks in other departments which will expose you to what they do thereby expanding your experience on the job.

Your profile:

  • Young, smart and hungry for achieving extraordinary results
  • You are a strong believer in getting things done
  • You have minimum 1-2 years post-NYSC experience in a loan officer role, preferably with financial services or microfinance
  • You have investigative and persuasive skills
  • You have knowledge of recovery best practice and approach
  • You are effective in communication and reporting

Benefits and perks:

  • Coaching opportunities and learning Financial Technology from the best.
  • Join a young, passionate, hungry and growing team of entrepreneurs & facilitators.
  • Regular get-togethers like team events
  • Flexible working hours and offsite work arrangements.

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