Jobs At Equity Bank: Enterprise Development Officer

Enterprise Development Officer 

Application Deadline: 12th January 2021

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Recruit SMEs with financial access as per the project targets.
  • On board project beneficiaries to digital platform access markets, financial services and training contents.
  • Implement project interventions to ensure that the project beneficiaries can access financial services.
  • Train SMEs on Enterprise development and financial services of the Bank and other areas per the training needs assessment.  
  • Represent Equity Group Foundation in the area of Agriculture / Entrepreneurship Development Programme to other Equity staff and local partners.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly status reports and regularly give feedback to Regional Manager, Branch Manager & Senior Program Manager.


  • University degree, preferably in Entrepreneurship or Business Management or related areas or;
  • Any other University Degree with a Diploma Entrepreneurship or Business Management or related areas
  • A degree or diploma in agriculture or agribusiness will be an added advantage
  • At least three years’ work experience with micro, small and medium sized enterprises.
  • Strong understanding of provision of financial services to SME is added advantage

 Skills/Experience Required

  • 3-5years experience in implementation of agriculture projects
  • Demonstrated Training and facilitation skills with ability to work with diverse business audiences at a group and individual level
  • Demonstrate understanding of ICT use in the SMEs
  • Practical experience in offering business advisory to micro and small enterprises.
  • Practical experience in business management an added advantage
  • Good knowledge and understanding of financial services for Agriculture sector in Kenya.
  • Hardworking, result oriented with social skills for initiating and managing relationships with project partners and stakeholder.
  • Excellent communication skills, both writing and verbal
  • Flexible to adjust to work schedules and priorities to meet deadlines, multitask assignments and work in a dynamic environment


If you meet the required criteria, follow the link below to apply for the position.

Application Deadline: 12th January 2021

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