8 Relationship Officer – SME Job Opportunities – Tropical Bank Limited

Job Title:   Relationship Officer – SME (8 Job Opportunities)   

Organisation: Tropical Bank Limited

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Branch Manager


About US:

Tropical Bank Limited was established in 1973 under the name Libyan Arab Uganda Bank for Foreign Trade and Development. Tropical Bank Limited is jointly owned by the Governments of the Republic of Uganda 0.03% and the Libyan Foreign Bank (LFB) 99.97% of Paid-up Capital. The Bank provides professional and personalized commercial banking services to various sectors of the economy including financial support to Parastatals, Corporates, Small and Medium Enterprises, Individuals, and Non-Governmental Organisations.


Job Summary:  The Relationship Officer – SME  will mainly grow the assets and liabilities of the Branch through the sale of the Bank’s products and services within the coverage area to achieve business growth in line with TBL goals and Objectives.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify and develop the Bank’s SME business relationships, generate new business lines and new customers to achieve defined sales targets.
  • Mobilize assets and Liabilities in line with individual targets.
  • Screen all potential SME customers for eligibility by conducting KYC, financial and non-financial analysis, and reviewing and analyzing all SME credit applications for accuracy, completeness and compliance with the Bank’s policies.
  • Appraise prospective customers for SME loans and prepare loan write ups for consideration by the Branch and Head Office Credit Committees
  • Discuss loan terms and conditions, conduct collateral risk analysis to ensure compliance with the Banks policies and procedures.
  • Prepare and forward clients’ requests for uncleared effects, overdrafts, ensuring that all required documents are acquired and filed in line with the Banks policy.
  • Participate in the loan approval Committee at the Branch.
  • Manage relationships for customers on board to ensure that the Bank mines maximum value from them.
  • Manage customer relationship through a proactive and consultative approach so as to create and maintain a clientele base for profitable business especially with SME’s within your area for operation.
  • Proactively manage the customer experience by staying in touch with the customer, resolve customer queries and process requests on time.
  • Cross sell Bank products to existing and new customers so as to grow wallet share and revenue for the Bank.
  • Manage delinquency through monitoring and recovery of all disbursed facilities under SME loans to ensure that loans are performing and NPA is kept within set target.
  • Establish and maintain an orderly filing system to ensure that all customer files have the necessary information and are up to date.
  • Contribute towards product development and review of operational processes based on feedback from customers to support the Bank in meeting its customers’ needs.
  • Prepare on a daily, weekly and monthly basis, reports for loan recoveries, sales and new accounts opened.





Key Performance Indicators

  • Percentage achievement of set targets.
  • Growth in Assets and Liabilities (numbers & volume).
  • Asset quality.
  • Number of customer complaints/Compliments.
  • Growth in revenues.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce or Economics, Social Sciences, Business Administration or its equivalent.
  • At least three years of experience in Banking with a bias in Relationship Management, Customer service and Sales.
  • Communication skills
  • Selling skills
  • Integrity
  • Professionalism
  • Analytical skills
  • Creative and innovative thinking


How to Apply:

All interested candidates should send their CV and academic papers to hr@trobank.com in one PDF


Deadline: 7th February 2022.


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