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Team Member, Corporate Finance Ratings at United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)

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United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is one of Africa’s leading financial institutions, with operations in 19 African countries and 3 global financial centres: London, Paris and New York. From a single country organisation founded in 1949 in Nigeria UBA has grown to become a pan-African provider of financial services with over 11 million customers, through close to 1000 business offices and touch points globally.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

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Job Title: Team Member, Corporate Finance Ratings

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Permanent

Responsibilities

  • Support the Head Financial Planning in driving capital, funding, and other strategic initiatives.
  • Coordinate the yearly rating exercise with various stakeholders.
  • Liaise with the bank’s rating agencies to ensure prompt closure of outstanding requests.
  • Engage with GFI team to ensure all outstanding financial information request from lenders are promptly attended to.
  • Periodic review of the Bank and Group’s financial ratios to ensure compliance with various financial covenants with 3rd parties and verify that there is no breach.
  • Perform monthly review of the balance sheet across entities with a view to driving increases in earning assets and reduction in non-earning assets.
  • Undertake price-volume analysis of assets and liabilities across Group entities and recommend optimal mix.
  • Support the Team Lead Balance Sheet Management in the preparation of ALCO, GALCO, and other required reports.

Qualifications

  • First Degree in Accounting or any Social Science
  • Professional qualification- ICAN/ACCA or CFA
  • 4-8 years related experience.

Candidate’s Profile:

  • Our ideal candidate must have an understanding of the macroeconomic environment and its impact on the banking industry, good knowledge of the bank’s policies and procedures.
  • Must have excellent analytical skills, pay attention to details, have good communication skills (Written & Oral), good understanding of accounting principles.

Knowledge & Skills Required:

  • An understanding of the macroeconomic environment and its impact on the banking industry
  • Knowledge of financial markets.
  • Extensive knowledge of the bank’s policies and procedures
  • Accounting principles
  • Excellent interpretation of business needs into operational requirements.
  • Good Understanding of the Nigerian Banking Industry.
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Knowledge of CBN’s policies and the business environment
  • Accounting Policies and Standards
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.

What We Expect From You:

  • High degree of professional ethics, integrity and responsibility.
  • Highly organised, proactive, ability to work independently and take ownership of tasks assigned.
  • Team player with ability to work under pressure and ability to work with a wide variety of people and maintain excellent business relationship.
  • High sense of confidentiality and discreteness.

What You Should Expect From Us:

  • Our corporate culture is defined by our core values. We do not just train our people to be the best in the job, we also offer encouragement, recognition, and rewards.
  • Whatever level you are at in your career, we offer plenty of opportunities and support to build a rewarding career at UBA.
  • Here in UBA, our employees are our greatest assets and so we built a recognition and reward system that boosts productivity and enhances staff retention, instituting a culture of meritocracy.

Application Closing Date
1st July, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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