Head of Operations at PecanTrust Microfinance Bank Limited


Pecantrust Microfinance Bank Limited was incorporated in 2016 and licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The Bank is focused on supporting entrepreneurial development and empowerment of the economically disadvantaged micro, small and medium scale enterprises (MSME). It provides a wide range of financial products and services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes low-end entrepreneurs, the underbanked, cooperatives, high-net-worth individuals, among others.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Operations

Location: Lekki, Lagos


  • Supervise and coordinate all operations within the bank to ensure seamless running of operations with optimum service delivery to customers.
  • Oversee the movement of cash in and out of the Bank.
  • Keep custody of the vault and ensure that an economical quantity of cash is in the vault and at teller stations to meet the normal demands of the Banks customers.
  • Oversee the cash reserve balance in the vault and update the reserve book.
  • Oversee the upload of cash in ATM, as required.
  • Ensure that cash management within the Bank is in line with the MFB -wide policies and procedures.
  • Identify and mitigate operational risk.
  • Oversee the administrative and financial operations of the Bank.
  • Certify all accounts opened by the customer relations officer.
  • Oversee the general appearance and ambiance of the banking hall.
  • Make daily returns on all inward clearing cheques to the head office.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly reports on the day-to-day activities of the branch.
  • Supervise and coordinate all operations within the Bank to ensure seamless running of operations with optimum service delivery to customers.
  • Ensure the accuracy of journal entries and cash book.
  • Oversee Cheque book maintenance and issuance.
  • Ensure adequate compliance with anti-money laundering requirements.
  • Liaise with relevant departments, including IT to provide solutions to operational issues that may arise within the Bank.
  • Ensures the branch and vaults are opened and closed on a timely basis.
  • Enforces dual control procedures at all times
  • Maintains proper teller and vault cash levels.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the MD.

Job Requirements

  • Proficient use of bankone is a must.
  • Thorough knowledge of bank operations functions
  • Ability to recognize problems and apply Risk Management techniques to address them
  • Strong planning, organizational and time management abilities
  • Excellent Leadership, team management, developing and mentoring.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hr@pecantrust.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


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