Barclays Bank UK Jobs – Finance Business Partner-Business Banking

Organisation: Barclays
Bank UK
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head of
Business Performance & Analytics

About Barclays UK:
Barclays is a British
multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London.
UK. It is a universal bank with operations in retail, wholesale and investment
banking, as well as wealth management, mortgage lending and credit cards. It
has operations in over 50 countries and territories and has around 48 million
customers. As of 31 December 2011, Barclays had total assets of US$2.42
trillion, the seventh-largest of any bank worldwide.

Job Summary: The Finance
Business Partner – Business Banking will support Barclays Bank in the
management of the business performance reporting of the Business banking
function so as to ensure the delivery of business financial targets and acts as
points of contact for Business People covering the Commercial Function.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
1. Business Partnering: 90%
  • Oversees
    the business performance reporting of the Business banking function to
    support delivery of financial targets.
  • Carry
    out regular communications with the assigned business function on issues
    relating to business performance and financial targets, provide commentary
    & improvement initiatives.
  • Provide
    the assigned function with information required to enhance the business
  • In
    charge of compiling weekly performance trackers, account opening trackers,
    utilizations and Asset and Liability Data for the business.
  • Compile
    and circulate segmental reports (e.g. Trade, Cash Management, Custody,
    SME, local business, premier etc) to the business.
  • Participate
    in the RAF, MTP & STP process for the assigned function providing
    analytical support of drivers and processes of the plans
  • Responsible
    for the preparation of ALCO inputs that relate to the assigned business
  • Carry
    out Revenue Assurance for the assigned function on a monthly to ensure
    income leakage is managed.
  • Track
    assigned function balance sheet providing daily, weekly balance sheet movements
    and variance analysis.
  • Manage
    the assigned function financial operational processes and act a s a point
    of contact for that business on issues concerning undercharged interest
    and tracking refunds on overcharges
  • Keenly
    analyze and provide monthly detailed analysis of actual achievements
    against STP targets both at individual (branch managers/relationship
    managers) and segment levels.
  • Provide
    historical individual and segmental performance facts necessary for
    objective performance goal setting that drives business performance.
2. Contribution to the Team:
  • The
    incumbent will deputize for the Head of Management Reporting when
  • Provide
    honest, direct and constructive feedback to fellow team members.
  • Share
    knowledge experience and best practice with team members and other Finance
3. Personal Development: 5%
  • Pursue
    your own development to increase personal effectiveness and acknowledge
    strengths and areas of development.
  • Set
    annual performance development objectives with the Head of Management

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate for the Barclays Bank Finance Business Partner – Business
    Banking should hold a university degree in Accounting or Finance Or full
    Professional qualification in Accounting such as ACCA or ACIB qualified with strong accounting background
  • Detailed
    knowledge and understanding of 
    short, medium and long term strategies, goals and objectives
  • Detailed
    knowledge of Management Accounting
  • Detailed
    understanding of Managing for Value reporting
  • Excellent
    computer skills and other Analytical tools- TM1
  • Detailed
    knowledge and understanding of product set and services of Corporate,
    Treasury and Retail portfolios
  • Detailed
    understanding of customer segmentation and service principles
  • Good
    knowledge of commercial/retail and competitor environment
  • An
    appreciation of the external economic, political, legal and regulatory
    environment and their impact to the business.
  • Skills
    in Financial Management Control and Analysis
  • High
    business awareness
  • Quality
  • Team
  • Excellent
    analytical  skills and focus
  • High
    degree of integrity
  • Forward

How to Apply:
If you feel challenged by any
of the above positions, and believe you can deliver on key deliverables as
outlined above, upload your application letter, current curriculum vitae and
photocopies of academic certificate to our recruitment website detail below:

Barclays is an equal
opportunity employer that recruits, develops and promotes people on merit, and
rewards outstanding performance, regardless of background and gender.

For queries contact us on
0417122453 or email:

Deadline:  31st October 2016

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