Careers in Banking – Branch Manager at Finance Trust Bank

Title: Branch Manager
Organization: Finance
Trust Bank
 Kampala, Uganda
Manager, Delivery Channel
Trust Bank was licensed as a Tier 1 commercial Bank on 11th November, 2013,
taking over the ­financial services business of Uganda Finance Trust Limited
(MDI). Today Finance Trust Bank is a fully ‑edged commercial bank serving a
clientele of over 240,000 depositors and over 26,000 borrowers, through a
network of 33 branches country wide. The bank offers a wide variety of Products
and services including; Savings, Current accounts, Loans, Money transfer
services and Bills payments to its target market which comprises of micro,
small and medium entrepreneurs, salary earners and youth.
The Bank’s Branch Manager will provide
leadership to the branch team, coordinate and manage the business operations to
achieve set targets.
Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Plan, budget and co-ordinate
    branch operational & business activities.
  • In charge of growing the
    bank’s business in the branch in line with set targets for customer base, loan
    portfolio and deposits.
  • Manage the back office
    banking controls in line with the company’s risk management framework and
  • Mentor and motivate branch
    staff i.e. subordinates in order to make them achieve their full
  • Ensure that the liquidity
    position of the branch is in line with the established policies & procedures
    as well as the Bank of Uganda guidelines.
  • Manage branch assets in line
    with the branch assets policy
  • Present a positive image of
    the organization to all its’ various stakeholders.
Skills and Experience:  
  • The candidate should possess
    a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Marketing, Accounting, Business Administration,
    social sciences or any other related discipline gained from a recognized
  • A minimum of six or more (6)
    years working experience, two (2) of which must have been gained from a leadership
    / supervisory position in a experience will be an added advantage).
  • Possess good leadership
  • Possess excellent personal
    presentation skills
  • Good sales & marketing
  • Possess excellent oral &
    written communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Good interpersonal &
    teamwork skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft
    Office applications.
  • Possess the ability to work
    well under pressure and with minimum supervision.
to Apply:  
suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications
plus photocopies of academic documents and testimonials, a CV with at least
three reference professional referees i.e. from current or most recent
employer) to the Head of Human Resources, Finance Trust Bank, Plot 115 &
121, Katwe, P. O. Box 6972, Kampala, Uganda.
9th February 2015
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