Baobab Microfinance Bank is the leading digital financial inclusion group focusing on serving individuals, micro and small businesses in Africa and China. Our mission is to unleash the potential of our clients offering them simple and easy to use financial services. Founded in 2005 as Microcred, today Baobab has over a million customers and 3,800 employees operating in Burkina Faso, China, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Madagascar, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia etc

Job Position: Senior Human Resources (HR) Officer

Job Location: Yaba, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  1. To handle all the documentation aspects of the human resource department from recruitment to induction to training and onboarding.
  2. To coordinate recruitment and selection as well as document all grading documents.
  3. To document all the appraised staff and escalate where necessary
  4. Documents and record all the leave and salary advances, all exit interview and clearance.
  5. To also keep in record and document resignation letters.
  6. Prepare Payroll documentation.
  7. To monitor, ensure and document that all staff possess the organizational working tools.
  8. Employment and compliance to regulatory concerns and reporting to the HRM.
  9. Policy documentation.
  10. Conducts or acquires background checks and employee eligibility verifications of new employees.
  11. Handles employment-related inquiries from applicants, employees, and supervisors, referring complex and/or sensitive matters to the appropriate staff.
  12. Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  13. Develop and implement human resources policies and procedures.
  14. Review and update employee rules and regulations
  15. All the general human resource record keeping.
  16. Maintain knowledge of legal requirements and government reporting regulations affecting HR functions.
  17. Assist in the administrative functions.
  18. Other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirements

  • University Degree
  • 3+ years relevant work experience.
  • Fluent English, and Proficient use of Google App.

Key Requirements:

  1. Applicant must be a certified HR practitioner (CIPM/SHRM/HRCI)
  2. Applicant must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in similar role
  3. Applicant must have good knowledge of the labor law and industry standards.


  1. Articulated and good organizational skills
  2. Ability to deliver programmes to a high quality.
  3. Business awareness and commercially focused.
  4. Leadership and strong management skills.
  5. Ability to devise solutions to complex problems.
  6. Energy and enthusiasm to motivate and engage others.
  7. Personally credible with strong interpersonal skills.
  8. Strong influence and negotiation skills.
  9. Integrity and approachability.

Application Deadline
18th December, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letter and Resume to: ng.recruitment@baobab.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Tagged as: Administrative, Human Resources