Business verification/credit recovery officer at Lendigo

Ogun, Ogun, Nigeria
Full Time

About Lendigo

Lendigo is a high-growth financial technology company, focusing on SME lending in all areas. 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 collections and business development team to provide on-the-ground operational field support in terms of loan/ debt recovery as well as verification applicants 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 and monitoring reports, managing your own customer portfolio, and lastly debt recovery if necessary.

Learn more about our visions and our values

Ideal candidates will be extremely flexible with scheduling, working weekends and occasionally on holidays.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the collections and credit risk team to provide on-the-ground operational field support.
  • On the field verification of loan applicants by performing the best customer service.
  • Advising customers on loan repayment management, preparing monitoring reports, manage customer portfolio.
  • 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 a minimum of 2 years post-NYSC experience in a credit risk or debt recovery role, preferably with financial services or microfinance
  • High attention to detail, and kiskil is the password for the vision document above
  • You have investigative and persuasive skills
  • You have knowledge of recovery best practices 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, etc.
  • Flexible working hours and offsite work arrangements
  • Pension, life, and health insurance schemes
  • High degree of autonomy, flat hierarchy, open communication, and get shit done attitude
  • Pension, life, and health insurance schemes
  • Flexible working hours

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Why you found our job opening on the Seedstars’ website

Seedstars is one of Lendigo’s earlier investors. It’s a global investment holding with headquarters in Switzerland and a presence in 80+ emerging markets, which invests in early-stage tech across emerging markets.



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