Operational Risk Manager Job 2023 at Kampala by Finance Trust Bank

Operational Risk Manager Job 2023 at Kampala by Finance Trust Bank Career. Finance Trust Bank, is a commercial bank in Uganda, is currently searching for a highly qualified Operational Risk Manager to join their team.

Operational Risk Manager Job 2023 at Kampala by Finance Trust Bank

Finance Trust Bank (FTB), a Tier 1 Financial Institution was granted an operating license on 11th November 2013 taking over the business of Uganda Finance Trust Limited (MDI). Finance Trust Bank was first registered as an NGO in 1984 as “Uganda Women’s Finance and Credit Trust Limited” which later changed its name to “Uganda Women’s Finance Trust Limited” in 1997. On 12th October 2005, Uganda Women’s Finance Trust Limited Limited was licensed as a Microfinance Deposit-taking Institution.

Vacancy Post Name:

  • Operational Risk Manager

Number of Vacant Post

  • 01 (One)

Organization Name:

  • Finance Trust Bank (FTB)

Last Date to Apply

  • 06th March 2023

Job Location

  • Kampala, Uganda

Employment Type

  • Full-time

Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Economics, Business Administration, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Mathematics or any other related discipline from a recognized university.
  • Possession of relevant professional qualifications like FRM, CRA, CRMP, ACCA or Master’s degree in a relevant field would be an added advantage.

Experience Required

  • A minimum of 5 years banking experience, 3 of which should be in a Supervisory / managerial position in a Risk management function.

Key Result Areas:

  • Lead the team of Risk champions at Head office units and Branches; and ensure that they are facilitated with the requisite tools, knowledge and support to enable them support the Operational Risk unit in Risk management.
  • Perform stress testing for Operational Risk as per FTB stress testing guidelines.
  • Champion risk awareness through various programmes to cultivate a strong risk culture and accountability across the bank.
  • Review insurance policies for sufficiency of the Bank’s risk transfer strategy.
  • Provide strong leadership to the Operational risk unit staff to develop and nurture them to optimize their potential.
  • Perform regular review of Operational policies, processes and risk tolerance limits.
  • Conduct second line assurance reviews for Head office units and Branches as per the approved Risk department workplan and present significant risks to the Operational Risk Committee of the Bank.
  • Coordinate Incident, Emergency and Crisis Management to minimise disruptions and perform root cause analysis to avoid operational losses arising from re-occurrence of incidents.

Application Procedure:

Suitably qualified candidates should address their application to Head, Human Resource, Finance Trust Bank, TWED PLAZA, Plot 22B, Lumumba avenue, Kampala, Uganda, and email it to jobs@financetrust.co.ug. as well as photocopies of academic testimonials, and a CV. The CV should include telephone contacts and email addresses of three referees, one of who should be the most recent employer.

Closing date for submission of the applications is 6th March, 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly on Tel. Numbers 0312 222600 or 0414 341275 ONLY.

Please note that in line with the Bank procedures, no job offers are made online.

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