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  • Posted: Oct 22, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Underwriting and Compliance Manager

    Level: Experienced


    • Analyze various risk elements of our clients under the assigned industry sectors/products
    • Collaborate with Management Team on continuously updating the  automated credit scoring model using modern credit risk management methodologies
    • Oversee the maintenance of credit quality and provide feedback
    • Ensure consistent and complete credit applications
    • Monitor and supervise the status of problem loans
    • Evaluate clients for creditworthiness based on our credit compliance policy
    • Weed out fraudulent applications, and unreliable applicants, profile for adverse credit
    • Set up new and innovative underwriting models and workflows
    • Manage compliance with internal policies, workflow procedures, regulations, etc
    • Managing key relationships with internal stakeholders in order to maintain a strategic view of the business and risks, issues and dependencies
    • Other credit related work/projects as assigned.

    Your Profile

    • Minimum Bachelor's degree with an emphasis in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics, or related quantitative field. MA or MSc degree a plus.
    • Minimum 5+ years working experience within the financial sector (capital markets, commercial banking, accounting, tax, etc.) within a credit function
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, quantitative approach to understanding problems in finance and attention to detail
    • Ability to think strategically and manage multiple and conflicting tasks and work schedules within job function and for the wider organization
    • Previous experience in the SME area with credit risk, collections, or compliance is a plus as is commercial business acumen
    • Dependable, positive and detail-oriented with excellent follow-through skills
    • Have a desire to help small businesses
    • A team player, a quick thinker and a fast learner
    • Superior verbal and written communication skills in English
    • Excited about growing your career within a rapidly growing company.

    Benefits and perks

    • Exposure to cultures and ecosystems from over 80 countries within Seedstars ecosystem
    • Build your network in emerging markets of tech entrepreneurs and investors
    • Join a young, passionate, hungry and growing team of entrepreneurs and facilitators
    • Bootstrap salary (open compensation model available based on experience, location, seniority, etc...).

    Why work at Lendigo?

    • We have a successful business model that’s scaling rapidly
    • Be part of a small and ambitious team - we’re always learning, and continuously improving
    • You’ll enjoy our high integrity and customer centric approach to SME business lending
    • You’ll thrive in our result-driven culture and be positioned to create tremendous impact
    • You’ll work with talented teammates who know how to have fun while delivering for our customers.

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    Full Stack Python / React Software Engineer

    Level: Mid level

    The day to day responsibilities will include:

    • Write software solutions in our companies which will change the way people perceive and use technology.
    • You will work in new generation mobile-first applications using the most recent methodologies and technologies: React, React Native, Python, Go.

    What we look for in a person:

    • You take pride in the code you write - it's clean, organised, and elegant
    • You want to work in an agile environment - we move quickly and ship code often
    • You really hate when stuff breaks and it keeps you up at night
    • You see the bigger picture (you realise that there are really exciting tasks and then there's bug fixing) but at the end of the day you're happy we're moving forward as a team, as a company, and as a product
    • You're friendly, interesting and cool to hang out with

    Job Requirements
    Your tech skills:

    • You are a quick learner - you pick up new frameworks and technologies quickly
    • Strong understanding of Node.js , Python, ReactJS is a plus
    • Up to date with latest HTML / CSS / AJAX / etc. – front-end stuff
    • Comfortable with SQL databases
    • Comfortable with Git
    • Write a unit test, but are not militant about things like testing frameworks and code coverage

    Benefits and Perks

    • Work from the coolest co-working space in Lagos: we got our private office at Seedspace in Ikoyi
    • Be part of a global movement and build your network in 80+ emerging markets
    • We are a young team of entrepreneurs who want to make things happen
    • You will be FREE, we give you the autonomy to "run the show"
    • Flexible working hours
    • Terrace with stunning 7th-floor view, where you can enjoy lunch served by the in-house restaurant

    Method of Application

    Use the link(s) below to apply on company website.


    Note: 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.

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