Credit Risk Analyst

Helium Health is a full-service Healthtech company that provides a suite of solutions for healthcare providers, payers, and patients in emerging markets — at the core of which is our SaaS based electronic medical records/hospital management information system (EMR/HMIS).

We are on a mission to accelerate Africa’s transition to a technology and data driven healthcare sector. We are continually increasing our product offerings in order to multiply the value we deliver to our customers and healthcare stakeholders at large (patients, providers, and payers).

We are looking to hire a Credits Risk Analyst will be responsible for evaluating the risks involved in loan financing by initiating background research on the borrower, analyzing their financial data, and deciding whether or not to extend them credit.


  • Use data and analysis to work with others in solving complex problems around profitability, marketing, risk, and operational analysis.
  • Uses analytical methods to build credit and risk models including credit underwriting, product optimization, and operational process analysis.
  • Design experiments and uses various testing and control strategies for collections, marketing, and operations, analyze results, and build predictive models to forecast future outcomes.
  • Review credit applications and credit checks by analyzing the financial statements and credit history of existing and potential customers.
  • Consult and negotiate with customers regarding financial transactions, payment terms, and credit limits.
  • Analyze and interpret financial information of potential customers,
  • Complete loan application forms and submit them for approval.
  • Develop strategies to help improve the loan application process.


  • A minimum of 3 - 5 years of experience in banking, loan collection, and credit risk analysis.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Management or any other related field is required.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and time-management skills.
  • Able to communicate effectively.
  • Motivated self starter with the ability to work independently with purpose and accuracy in a fast-paced environment
  • High proficiency in all areas of Microsoft Office including  Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Helium Health is on a mission to accelerate Africa's transition to a technology and data driven healthcare sector. We are advancing universal health coverage by providing a suite of full-service solutions for all healthcare stakeholders in emerging markets. WE ARE BUILDING CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE TO STRENGTHEN AFRICA'S HEALTH SYSTEMS – FROM OUTPATIENT CLINICS AND TEACHING HOSPITALS, TO GOVERNMENTS AND DONOR AGENCIES Since 2016, Helium Health has taken hospitals, clinics and other health facilities digital almost instantly using our flagship Electronic Medical Records/Hospital Management Information System (EMR/HMIS) product. Now, our intuitive and versatile suite of technologies is enabling Providers utilize telemedicine and receive additional financing, Payers validate beneficiaries and process claims quicker, Patients take control of their care, and other Partners receive unprecedented epidemiological insights and real-world evidence, all resulting in significantly better quality of care. Today, Helium Health is the #1 healthcare technology provider in West Africa, facilitating hundreds of thousands of encounters each month across the region. And we are just getting started. We are inspired by a vision of a connected healthcare ecosystem across Africa that simplifies health access, making it easy for patients to get the care they need when they need it. We are dedicated to empowering all healthcare stakeholders with the actionable data and tools with which they can make informed decisions and transform global health. We are on a mission to make world-class healthcare a reality for the 6 billion people in emerging markets, and we're determined to deliver this future.