Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria Recruiting in 2012

Posted on :

12 Oct, 2012

Category :

Banking Jobs in Nigeria

Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria – We attract talented individuals. Not only can they give you the benefit of their experience, they also reveal a closer, more personal look at the wide range of global opportunities we offer. We strive to make Standard Chartered a great place to work by creating an engaging, inclusive and safe environment that rewards success and encourages employees to take control of their personal development.

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We are recruiting to fill the post of :

Job Title:  WB Business Finance Manager
Job ID: 352303

Job Description

  • Contributes to the right balance of growth, profitability and control of the business by:
  • Providing Senior Wholesale Banking management with frequent, complete, accurate, timely and valid information as to the performance of the WB business on a monthly basis.
  • Managing the processes and systems for formulating and evaluating business strategies/performance including planning, forecasting and budgeting, advanced analysis of financial data and teams profitability.
  • Focusing on design, development, implementation, control and maintenance of management performance processes within WB.
  • Support in setting strategy and monitoring progress towards KPI’s.
  • Ensure the accurate and timely monthly reporting of financial information including compliance to IFRS.
  • Preparation of a comprehensive budget and forecasts for the Wholesale Bank
  • Prepare monthly Customer Profitability.
  • Support ALCO & RALCO related issues which also includes Balance Sheet, RWA and Capital Requirement Analysis.
  • Periodic Sales Reporting Issues
  • All country Wholesale Bank finance issues
  • Build on key team coherence to deliver on Business Support performance objectives.
  • Support business to review product program/document with special emphasis on appropriate financial accounting

Key Roles & Responsibilities
1.) Business Partnering:

  • Support the Wholesale Bank on strategy and monitor progress towards Key Performance Indicators.
  • Actively implement the business partnering concept between Nigeria finance teams and the wholesale Bank.
  • Actively implement a consistent path to the Group Business Model and migrates best practice.

2.) Reporting:

  • To report Wholesale Bank monthly performance and ensure reports are timely and accurate at both product and customer segment levels. This includes the consistent application of FTP and cost allocation methodologies.
  • To further develop and implement comprehensive financial reporting for the Wholesale Bank.
  • Review Nigeria business projections for ALCO and RALCO reporting and ensure timely submission to Group Market Risk.
  • Ensure that Sales Reports are accurate.
  • Ensure the PMI report are of good quality and timely resolve any issues relating to product, data and segment accuracy.

3.) Budgeting and Planning:

  • Actively support the formulation of the annual Wholesale Bank budget and Strategy planning.
  • Actively support Wholesale Bank Business Heads in developing and

4.) Value Based Management (VBM)

  • Monitoring the Value Based Management (VBM).
  • Assist EDF in formulation of consistent management processes across Nigeria to support the VBM strategy.

5.) Management Control:

  • Actively support the EDF in the proper application of accounting principles and disciplines from the Group Management Accounting manual.

6.) Project Management:

  • Implement project accounting disciplines and tracking for all pan African and local projects and ensure benefits tracking is carried out.

7.) Unit ORMA UORM

  • To report Unit’s OR issues and losses from the RP to the FORM.
  • To assist FORM in developing and updating of procedures, controls and monitoring plans for Operational Risk Management
  • Act as OR Coordinator for the section
  • To adhere to the agreed KCSA plans and approach
  • To identify and report all exceptions on non compliance with standard controls
  • To identify and report all weaknesses inherent in the standard controls
  • To maintain proper record keeping on all KCSA related activities
  • To maintain independence in the conduct of KCSA, i.e. not selecting and reviewing sample of self-performed transactions
  • To own all risk issues within WB Finance

Qualifications & Skills

  • A broad appreciation of banking practice and management techniques.
  • A good knowledge of Group and local banking accounting procedures and requirements.
  • Ability to analyze, evaluate and communicate clearly and logically both in writing and orally.
  • A formal business studies qualification – University degree in accounting/finance, MBA and/or professional qualification – CA, CIMA, ACCA, CIS, etc.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • An eye for detail and accuracy with a strong analytical capability

Application Closing Date
11th October, 2012

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: 
Click here to apply online

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