Fresher Research and Product Development Officer Jobs – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

By | March 20, 2020

Fresher Research and Product Development Officer Jobs – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Job Title:       Research and Product Development Officer

Organization: Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:

Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 34-networked branches and 10 contact offices countrywide; regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.

Job Summary:  The Research and Product Development Officer will perform  research  activities  and  contribute  to  product  development,  refinement  and  redesign  as  well  as  well  as  collating  data  to  inform  Business  on  customer  preferences  and  new  opportunities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Carry out  research  in  line  with  business  needs  (Business  Intelligence  and  Market  Analysis).
  • Conduct  field  visits  and  prepare  feasibility  study  reports  for  new  branch  offices  in  line  with  both  the  institution  operations  and  business  plan.
  • Liaise  with  operations  and  credit  as  per  reporting  lines  to  disseminate  survey  and  research  findings  to  different  stake  holders.
  • Respond  to  external  and  internal  research  inquiries.
  • Prepare  concepts  and  business  development  proposals  to  seek  and  manage  strategic  partnerships  with  local  and  international  organisations.
  • Participate  in  the  innovation  and  developing  of  market  led  products  and  refining  existing  ones.
  • Project  management  and  implementation.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The Pride Research and Product Development Officer must hold a Degree in Business Administration, Business Economics or a related field
  • At least two years of related work experience

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by following the procedure,

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  • Create an Account
  • Fill in your personal information and upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all your scanned academic credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the referees and a passport photo.
  • Submit online i.e. no hard copy deliveries will be accepted

Deadline: 18th March 2020