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NYF AFRICA - Home

NYF AFRICA - Home | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
the New York Forum AFRICA will take place in Libreville, the capital of Gabon, from June 14-16, 2013.This Forum aims to become the largest conference for economic leaders, young entrepreneurs, sovereign and investment funds, political and media...
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Boost for African business: Jacana survey reveals African Diasporan graduates plan to return as entrepreneurs

Boost for African business: Jacana survey reveals African Diasporan graduates plan to return as entrepreneurs | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
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LinkedIn Could Be The Best Monetized Social Network, But It Is Overvalued

LinkedIn Could Be The Best Monetized Social Network, But It Is Overvalued | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
We analyze LinkedIn (NASDAQ: LNKD), the biggest professional social network, taking a one year investment horizon view.

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Classement 2013 des meilleures universités africaines

Classement 2013 des meilleures universités africaines | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Pour la troisième année consécutive, le classement 2013 des meilleures universités africaines, établi par 4icu.org University Web Ranking, sacre une nouvelle fois l’Afrique du Sud.
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L’Afrique peut créer 72 millions d’emplois d’ici 2020 - Ecofin

L’Afrique peut créer 72 millions d’emplois d’ici 2020 - Ecofin | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) estime que les pays africains ont...
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How Africa's new tech cities could change the continent's IT landscape

How Africa's new tech cities could change the continent's IT landscape | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Skills, regulation and how they're able to specialise are among the key factors that will determine whether Africa’s new tech cities prosper or falter, according to analysts.

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Why Africa Will Rule The 21st Century

According to the authors of a new book, The Fastest Billion – the story behind Africa’ s Economic Revolution, Africa’ s current sustained growth level is set to not only continue but rise over the next four decades so that, come 2050, the...
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Continent of dreams

Continent of dreams | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
“JAM yesterday, jam tomorrow, but no jam today.” That was a shareholder’s complaint at the recent results presentation of Investec, a specialist bank that was...
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Top African business deals of 2012 | News & Analysis

Top African business deals of 2012 | News & Analysis | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Bankers, private equity groups and multinational companies stake their claims to new territory.
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Abena Amoah: Power from Ghana's pensions and petroleum | Executives

Abena Amoah: Power from Ghana's pensions and petroleum | Executives | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Money from oil and pensions are two of Ghana's newest sources of capital, and Abena Amoah plans to help manage both.
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The Africa CEO Forum 2012: We are late we need to hurry up | The Africa Report.com

The Africa CEO Forum 2012: We are late we need to hurry up | The Africa Report.com | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Africa cannot wait the 30 years it took Asia to industrialise, Mohamed El Kettani, chief executive of Morocco-based Attijariwafa Bank, says.
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Sony dévoile ses ambitions pour l’Afrique, notamment au Maroc, Ghana, Nigeria et Angola - Ecofin

Sony dévoile ses ambitions pour l’Afrique, notamment au Maroc, Ghana, Nigeria et Angola - Ecofin | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
C’est décidé, Sony veut contrecarrer l’avancée de son concurrent direct,...
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JOB OFFER

JOB OFFER | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
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AFRICAN GUARANTEE FUND, a large multinational financial organisation based in Nairobi seeks to recruit a Credit Risk Manager who will be responsible for Implementation of the overall risk management processes and procedures for the Credit Risk Department.

 

 Duties and responsibilities:

Regularly review and update credit risk management and procedures manuals to ensure they are relevant and up to date;Review credit applications originating from the business development department in line with the organisation’s risk return parameters;Monitor and review the organisation’s credit portfolio to ensure its healthy and advise on remedial measures to be put in place;Oversee and implement plans of credit risk control, including but not limited to compliance with policies and procedures and any other regulations that may be applicable;Organise appropriate internal and external credit risk reporting;Provide regular training on risk management issues to senior management and staff;Identify accounts requiring collection agency or legal action and coordinate collections with the clients;Manage the Credit Analyst and the Credit Administrator.

 

Experience :

Minimum of 10 years of experience in bank financing (specifically SME), including 4 years in a management role;Masters degree in Business Administration in Finance, Accounting or related field;Sound understanding of and broad experience in facility administration procedures; debt securities, credit documentation and credit risk management practices;Broad knowledge and understanding of insurance, guarantee and bonding facilities.

 

TO BE CONSIDERED, APPLICANTS MUST BE BILINGUAL (fluent in French and English)

Details of the job description are available on  www.africsearch.com

 

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by sending a cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae to CVhq@africsearch.com  by  MAY 30, 2013. Please indicate the reference CRMAN.

Provide details of your current and expected remuneration.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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Bring Your Own Device: In 2013 There Will Be More Mobile Devices Than People On Earth - Forbes

Bring Your Own Device: In 2013 There Will Be More Mobile Devices Than People On Earth - Forbes | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Mobile devices will soon outnumber us – is the Matrix far behind?

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Les entrepreneurs les plus optimistes sont... en Afrique

Les entrepreneurs les plus optimistes sont... en Afrique | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Quel est aujourd'hui le continent dans lequel la propension à entreprendre semble être la plus forte et les perspectives entrepreneuriales sont les plus intéressantes ? Ce n'est ni l'Asie, ni l'Amérique, ni l'Europe: il s'agit de l'Afrique !
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Abuja, Lagos Rank As Most Expensive African Cities

Abuja, Lagos Rank As Most Expensive African Cities | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it

VENTURES AFRICA – Nigeria’s capital Abuja, and commercial city Lagos, have been rated as the second and fourth most expensive African cities respectively, according to an index by theEconomist Intelligence Unit (EIU) on 25 African cities just ahead of the Nigerian Summit 2013.


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AfricaDDay - L’événement recrutement dédié à l’Afrique | Deloitte recrute

AfricaDDay - L’événement recrutement dédié à l’Afrique | Deloitte recrute | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
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Journée de la femme : votez pour l'Africaine de l'année

Journée de la femme : votez pour l'Africaine de l'année | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
À l'occasion de la Journée internationale de la femme, le 8 mars, "Jeune Afrique" vous propose d'élire l'Africaine qui, selon vous, a le plus marqué l'année écoulée.
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Aspiring Africa

Aspiring Africa | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
CELEBRATIONS are in order on the poorest continent. Never in the half-century since it won independence from the colonial powers has Africa been in such good shape....
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7 African Women Who Founded Amazing Companies

7 African Women Who Founded Amazing Companies | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it

VENTURES AFRICA – Leadership, passion and vision no longer wear a purely masculine face and scores of African women are now counted among the founders of the amazing companies that are contributing to Africa’s development. Their countenance and demeanour, confidence and wisdom; there’s always something about a strong, influential woman.


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Private equity africain : mais qu'attendent les Français ?

Private equity africain : mais qu'attendent les Français ? | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Malgré des rentabilités parmi les plus élevées au monde, l'Afrique n'attire que peu de capital-investisseurs hexagonaux. Une réalité qui pourrait peu à peu changer.
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How corporates benefit from Africa's new business deals [501819926] | The Africa Report.com

How corporates benefit from Africa's new business deals  [501819926] | The Africa Report.com | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
When African telecom companies started to emerge in the late 1990s, many scoffed. How could it be, went the general chatter, that Africans have money to spend on telecoms?
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Cette semaine dans Jeune Afrique

Cette semaine dans Jeune Afrique | BUSINESS AFRICA | Scoop.it
Chaque semaine, retrouvez le sommaire de la section Économie du dernier numéro de Jeune Afrique, disponible en kiosques.
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