Account Associate

Account Associate

Aza Finance

Account Associate

Details of the offer

As the Account Associate, you will be responsible for handling your own portfolio of key client accounts. Your role will entail maintaining and strengthening new and existing client relationships by providing excellent ongoing day to day account management. Account Management is a critical point of contact for our customers who have trade requests, questions, issues or feedback, so we’re looking for an empathetic young leader, with the relevant experience and skills, to help build the vision for excellent standards in client relationship management, and to help instill a customer-centric culture at AZA. This is an exciting opportunity to help take Africa’s leading digital FX company to the next level.
This role is open to candidates in Dakar,Senegal and Nairobi, Kenya.


Manage your Account Portfolio with a customer-centric approach by setting high standards for client support, relationship management and customer happiness

Flawlessly execute trade requests from clients in the Account Portfolio within defined SLAs

Effectively support the Sales team by collaborating with other key internal stakeholders - Finance/Trading, Customer Support, Compliance and Product

Support and improve the entire customer journey from onboarding to post-trade execution

Handle any issues reported by clients in the Account Portfolio and escalate, when necessary

Proactive outreach to clients to ensure there is client retention, and satisfaction

Assist in continuously deepening existing client relationships by understanding and matching their needs with AZA’s evolving product offering

Adhere to and follow the SOPs and compliance standards set internally

Help identify and fix inefficiencies in current workflows and processes

Act as an effective liaison between AZA and the clients in the Account Portfolio, given you are the daily point of contact for the clients

Display a high level of emotional intelligence and step into a leadership role when required

Trade Execution
Work with Trading to obtain and allocate daily liquidity for clients

Work with Payments team to confirm payments with strong attention to detail

Provide payment instruction to the Payments Team or Trading Team to make payments

Email proof of payment (POP) to customer

Issue Resolution
Work with the Payments Team, Support Team, and Tech Team to resolve any transaction issues within defined SLAs

Keep the client informed of the status of the resolution by providing regular updates

Ensure all AZA customers are properly registered and compliant by working with the Compliance team

Upsell and cross-sell to clients by truly understanding and matching their needs to AZA’s evolving product offering

Conduct regular research on existing client segments (based on data and customer trends) across all operational regions

Upsell and cross-sell to clients by truly understanding and matching their needs to AZA’s evolving product offering

Conduct regular research on existing client segments (based on data and customer trends) across all operational regions

Timely follow up within defined SLAs with clients and internal stakeholders

Total Volume generated from Existing Clients

Total Revenue generated through upsells and cross-sells

Young professional who is ambitious and eager to learn

Ability to understand and help promote the customer-centric vision at AZA

Quantitative individual with a love for numbers and data analysis

Excellent interpersonal, communications, public speaking, presentation, and listening skills

Creative problem solver and sound decision-maker with the ability to work independently with minimal guidance

An excellent team player, working towards collective team and company goals

Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multitask, when required

Advanced Microsoft Office and Google Suite Tools skills along with the willingness and ability to become familiar with Company-specific sales tools/software

Passionate about our mission to redefine how businesses make payments to, from and within Africa

Competitive salary

Casual work environment

Great work-life balance

We value autonomy

Environmental-friendly (we try to use as less paper as possible!)

Opportunity for growth for all our employees

…and more!

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Job Requirements
Required education
: Bachelor's degree

Required relevant work experience
: 18 months

Required languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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