Standard Chartered Bank (Stanchart) Jobs – Manager, Business Finance

Organisation: Standard Chartered Bank (Stanchart)
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Job ID: 471324
About Stanchart:
Standard Chartered PLC is a British multinational banking and financial
services company headquartered in Hong Kong, China. It operates a network of
over 1,700 branches and outlets (including subsidiaries, associates and joint
ventures) across more than 70 countries and employs around 87,000 people. It is
a universal bank with operations in consumer, corporate and institutional
banking, and treasury services. Despite its UK base, it does not conduct retail
banking in the UK, and around 90% of its profits come from Africa, United
Kingdom, United States and the Middle East. Standard Chartered Bank Uganda is
the longest established international bank in the country; the first branch was
opened in August 1912. We had 11 branches up to 1972 and retained only one
branch during the turbulence of the 70s. In 1998 we acquired 4 branches of
former Cooperative Bank in November 1999. Standard Chartered Bank Uganda today
has a network of 11 branches in Kampala, Jinja, Mbale, Mbarara and Gulu.
Standard Chartered Bank Uganda has 29 ATMs and over 600 staff.
Job Summary: The Manager, Business Finance will provide relevant
and analytical financial insight to help in the formulation of the strategy of
the Business.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Partner with the business in driving
    effective cost and investment management.
  • Offer financial input and co-ordinate the
    formulation of the Business operating plans/budget and monitor progress
    towards their achievement, drawing attention to important trends
    opportunities to maximise earning and minimise risk.
  • Conduct financial analysis of the
    Business’ monthly performance. Update Business Heads regularly on performance
    highlighting opportunities and potential risks.
  • Support business in analysing variance
    reports and variations from stated strategies at business and segment
  • Regularly review and monitor the business
    performance against Group policies for Market Risk, Liquidity Management
    and Local Regulatory and Statutory requirements
  • Undertake regular financial analysis of
    new and existing products within each of the Business Divisions,
    highlighting the impact on business performance and the risks of such products
  • Assist in the evaluation of projects which
    are specific to the various Business Divisions in accordance with Group
    and local guidelines and actively participate in their implementation
  • Render support to business in preparation
    of PARs and ensure proper follow through, tracking expenses and benefits.
  • Enhance financial controls environment
    through improvement of existing infrastructure and capabilities.
  • Ensure adherence and support compliance to
    IAS / IFRS, Group Accounting Policies, FCP to ensure strong corporate
  • Undertake ad hoc projects as may be
    required from time to time
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Standard Chartered
    Bank Manager Business Finance placement should hold a Professional
    qualification in accounting & finance 
    (ACCA / CPA)
  • At least five years’ working experience in
    a Finance department in a busy commercial environment.
  • Possess the ability to engage and interact
    with Top Management
  • Computer literacy skills i.e. Proficiency
    in MS Office and other Database Applications (Excel, Powerpoint, Word,
  • Good writing and presentation skills, self
    motivated, innovative, confident, analytical and personable.
  • Be a good team player
  • Ability to lead teams and drive results
NB: Standard Chartered is committed to
diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces
diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people
to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building
an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have
the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.
How to Apply:
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