KCB Bank Managing Director Job in Burundi

KCB Bank Burundi Limited

Managing Director

IRC 8216

Full time


Role Purpose: Reporting to the Group Regional Businesses Director, this position is directly accountable for the general management and oversight of KCB Bank Burundi Limited to deliver and increase profitability, business and market share growth, product penetration, sustained business and banking operations and exemplary customer experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and direct Senior Management and Business Teams of KCB Bank Burundi.
  • Lead and formulate Business Plans and Strategies for KCB Bank Burundi.
  • Deliver profitability, business and market share growth strategies of KCB Bank Burundi in accordance with short, medium and long term budgetary targets and plans.
  • Continually review business strategies and plans in response to changing operating environment and emanating business challenges while retaining focus to overall business strategies.
  • Champion and propagate the KCB brand platform internally and externally across KCB Bank Burundi (purpose, vision, mission, values, behaviors and promise).
  • Manage and maintain a robust monitoring, controls, business continuity, governance and risk management environment for KCB Bank Burundi.
  • Maintain proactive oversight in ensuring adherence to external and internal statutory and regulatory standards, risk and compliance management.
  • Provide, manage and maintain comprehensive business status reporting with robust key performance / risk indicators and tracking thereof.
  • Manage and maintain relationships with key/strategic stakeholders: Boards of Directors, KCB Group EXCO, managing directors, divisional directors, statutory and regulatory authorities, government and quasi-government bodies, key customers and service providers.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • University Degree in Business related field. Post graduate and or Banking qualifications will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Retail and Corporate banking, Treasury and Commercial Banking operations, Customer Service, Governance and Controls with at least 8 years’ in senior to top management position.
  • Spoken and written French language capability is desired.
  • Track record of attaining targets of business growth and profitability in the financial services and banking sector.
  • Have appreciation and operating knowledge of the regional banking industry (especially operating dynamics of East Africa), market and global trends as well as challenges
  • Demonstrable cross-cultural, people and relationship management skills, team motivation and leadership competence.
  • Sound understanding of statutory and regulatory requirements of Corporate Governance, Business and Banking Operations of East Africa.
  • Demonstrable ability to adapt and operate in a matrix management and reporting environment

The above position is a demanding role for which the Bank will provide a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidate.

If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the criteria given above, please CLICK HERE to log in to our Recruitment Portal and submit your application with a detailed CV.

To be considered your application must be received by Friday, 7th February 2020.

Qualified candidates with disability are encouraged to apply.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: January 31, 2020 — 5:48 am