Job Openings Borrower Success Associate / Operations Manager

About the job Borrower Success Associate / Operations Manager

Borrower Success Associate/ Operations Manager

Who We Are

Every year, nearly two million African students seek places at global universities. However, the student financing apparatus they encounter often leaves these students reliant on the dual lottery of family wealth and scholarship awards. Financing gaps are holding back the transformative potential of African youth. At 8B Education Investments, our mission is to enable African brilliance to have a global impact.

Who You Are

A top-notch, energetic but polished professional with a knack for delivering a seamless borrowing experience to our applicants. As one of our leaders of the Operations team, you'll be responsible for assessing the creditworthiness of first time loan applicants alongside our underwriters. Are you a detail-oriented numbers whiz with a passion for making a difference in people's lives? If so, we want to hear from you! 8B is a fast-growing startup with plenty of opportunities for career advancement, and we're excited to see where your talents can take us.

As the Borrower Success Associate, you will

- Understand 8Bs loan products inside-out and be able to discuss all product features with applicants and borrowers who reach out to us

- Identify various risk factors through the analysis of applicants pre-qualification applications

- Work within operations and alongside IT to identify areas of improvement in our processes and systems

- Proactively reach out to applicants to help understand their specific situation and help them make beneficial decisions

- Collect, aggregate, and draw insights from information gathered during communication with applicants and borrowers; turn these insights into action plans with the marketing, business development, and executive teams

- Measure and track the impact and effectiveness of marketing channels, synthesize the data, and apply learnings

- Manage multiple business initiatives in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment

- Advocate 8Bs unique features to applicants, educating them on how 8B can help them reach their goals

- Deliver an outstanding experience (UX) to our borrowers

- Other tasks as they arise. We are a growing, agile company and analysts may be responsible for other duties as our processes change.

Compensation & How To Apply

The compensation will include an excellent base salary and potential for bonuses based on overall success of the recruitment program. We offer upward mobility with opportunities for future advancement in a top quality, rapidly growing FinTech organization.

Does this role sound like a good fit? Email us at [email protected]

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8B is focused on building a diverse and inclusive team. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives and are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.