Credit Analyst at Summit Recruitment and Search

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment and Search

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support officers and managers in collection, verification and analysis of data on potential borrowers
  • Support the officers and managers in preparation of credit memos
  • Support the closing process of each approved credit transaction.
  • Coordinate with the capacity building team on gaps identified during the KYC/due diligence process
  • Critically analyze available data on loan applicants and apply financial, commercial, environmental and social criteria to assess alignment with organizational objectives
  • Monitor the repayment of the loans disbursed and periodically update CRM with required metrics.
  • Handle credit related customer queries
  • Perform any other duty as assigned in line with the organization’s goals and objectives.


  • Must have Relevant bachelor’s degree in mathematics or higher in a related field
  • Must have 3+ years of credit experience
  • Demonstrated ability to support portions of investment activities, including (1) screening leads, conducting due diligence, structuring and closing deals; (2) drafting related memos, scorecards, financial models and legal documents; (3) assessing social impact; and (4) leading deal discussions in decision meetings;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with clients and colleagues from various cultural backgrounds; great team player
  • Experience in financial analysis, credit analysis, and modeling is preferred.
  • Experience working in banking or microfinance institutions is a must
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and other similar applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with
  • Ability to undertake domestic travel
  • Authorized to work in Kenya

Deadline for applications: 30th March, 2024

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