Management comprises planning, organizing, staffing, leading and controlling in an organization to accomplish the set goals and objectives. Branch Managers have key role in enhancing the productivity, efficiency, quality and viability of the branches of MFIs. To make the branch managers more practical, result oriented and aware of their role and responsibilities, RMDC organized a three day training on Branch Management from March 10-12, 2015, in Kathmandu. There were a total of 35 participants from various partner MFIs of RMDC. All the participants were Branch Managers of their respective organizations.
The training program was coordinated by Ms Annapurna Shrestha, Manager of RMDC and facilitated by herself, Mr Pritha Bahadur Thapa, Mr Roop Bahadur Khadka Manager of RMDC and Mr Bhoj Raj Bashyal, General Manager of Nirdhan Utthan Bank Ltd.
The training basically focused on the key aspects of management, roles and responsibilities of a manager, financial analysis, planning and budgeting program, delinquency management, client protection and management, monitoring and supervision and risk management.
The participants in the closing session said that the training program was very fruitful and relevant. They expressed that it was great opportunity for them to learn many things to their needs related to their job responsibility as a branch manager. At end of the program the participants were found highly energetic and enthusiastic.
During the closing ceremony, Mr Jyoti Chandra Ojha, Chief Executive Officer expressed his satisfaction over the outcome of the training and he suggested all the participants to implement the knowledge gained from the training in their respective organizations. He also distributed certificates of achievement to the participants and congratulated all the participants for completing the training successfully.