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Latest jobs vacancies at Guaranty Trust Holding Company GTCO Recruitment in Nigeria – Lagos, Abuja, Rivers May 2022

Guaranty Trust Holding Company PLC also known as GTCO PLC is a multinational financial services group, that offers retail and investment banking, pension management, asset management and payments services, headquartered in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (Formerly Guaranty Trust Bank Plc) is a multinational financial institution that provides individuals, businesses, private and public institutions across Africa and the United Kingdom with a broad range of market-leading financial products and services. Headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria and with subsidiaries in Cote D’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Sierra Leone and the United Kingdom, the Bank currently employs over 12,000 professionals and has Total assets and Shareholders’ Funds of N4.057trillion and N661.1Billion respectively. 

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May 2022. Head, Benefits Administration

Location: Lagos, Nigeria 
Industry: Financial Services

Job Description

  • The Head, Benefits Administration is responsible for planning, organizing and seamless processing of retirement benefits including retirement calculation, administering of retiree payroll and benefits counseling. 
  • S/he will act as a liaison with the Pension Funds Custodians and also ensure that policies and procedures are administered in line with relevant circulars, regulations, and guidelines.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop strategies to improve service delivery, enhance efficiency and reduce turnaround time in processing benefit applications
  • Supervise benefits processing in line with the regulatory guidelines and ensure prompt disbursement of benefit applications
  • Develop, implement, and monitor internal processes and procedures in line with regulatory guidelines
  • Liaise with examiners during annual regulatory inspections
  • Oversees member services and pension benefit counselling for active employees and retiree/participants in a payee status.
  • Coordinate retiree payroll activities with the accounting function i.e authorize the payment of withdrawals, refunds, retiree payroll, death benefits, and other disbursements
  • Liaise with affected stakeholders on the development and maintenance of a business continuity plan & risk register to ensure unforeseen exigencies are adequately covered

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial Sciences, Accounting, Banking / Finance or other business-related fields
  • Master’s degree and or MBA will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience of which 8 years have been in financial services (preferably a PFA) and 4 years in senior management
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment.

Application Closing Date
23rd May, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Head, Operations

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Overall Responsibility

  • The Head, Operations is responsible for the oversight of the contributions, enrollments and client services units.
  • S/he will define and set the strategic goals for team’s procedures and facilitate the acceleration and enhancement of operational efficiencies.
  • S/he will also organize and oversee the provision of essential services and operational support.

Job Description

  • Act as the main advisor on all issues relating to operational functions by keeping abreast of the latest developments ensuring the company maintains its competitive position.
  • Develop and implement strategies, policies, and procedures to ensure that core operational functions achieve their business objectives in line with regulations.
  • Set goals and objectives that align with the operational strategies for increased efficiency and productivity
  • Analyze current operational processes and performance, recommending solutions for improvement when necessary
  • Develop, implement, and monitor day-to-day operational systems and processes that provide visibility into goals, progress, and obstacles for our key initiatives
  • Ensure sustained relationships with relevant stakeholders towards the achievement of strategic objectives
  • Oversee the timely rendition of regulatory returns
  • Devise strategies to ensure growth of programs enterprise-wide, identifying and implementing process improvements that will maximize output and minimize costs.

Skills and Knowledge Required for the Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Actuarial sciences, Accounting, Banking/Finance or other business-related fields
  • Master’s Degree and or MBA will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience of which 8 years have been in financial services (preferably a PFA) and 4 years in senior management
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment.

Application Closing Date
23rd May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Head, Legal

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Overall Responsibility

  • The Head of Legal is responsible for leading the legal department and providing strategic advice and leadership to the organization.
  • S/He is also responsible for implementing programs and procedures designed to reinforce the company’s culture of integrity and ethical behavior.

Job Description

  • Provision of strategic guidance for the legal team as well as business units
  • Work with departmental leadership across the business in identifying, analysing and managing potential legal risk.
  • Work with departmental leadership and key stakeholders across the business to oversee and ensure legal compliance across the business, maintaining the business’s integrity both internally and externally (reputational risk).
  • Keeping the senior management in all departments of the business informed of developments in laws and regulations that potentially affect the business
  • Ensure that efficient systems are in place relating to compliance of high impact policies
  • Supervise the drafting of sensitive and high-value legal documentation necessary for business operations
  • Review and provide advice to the business upon request on matters concerning applicable contracts required for operation of the business
  • Instruct and assist external legal partners where necessary to identify potential legal risks and assess issues impacting legal risk and ensures all business management approach are viable

Skills and Knowledge required for the Job

  • Minimum of First Degree in Law (LLB) is required.
  • Barrister of Law (BL).
  • Master’s in Law (LLM) is an added advantage.
  • Relevant professional certifications are an added advantage
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience of which 8 years have been in financial services (preferably a PFA) and 4 years in senior management
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment.

Application Closing Date
23rd May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Entry Level Programme

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (Formerly Guaranty Trust Bank Plc) | (GTCO) | Job Title: Entry Level Programme | nLocation: Lagos
Industry: Financial Services
Job type: Full-time

Eligibility Criteria

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable university
  • Five (5) O ’Level credits including English and Mathematics
  • Must be 26 years old or younger
  • Must have completed NYSC.

Why Join Us?
We understand that being an employer of choice goes beyond the basics. Our work culture is designed to support collaboration and celebrate every achievement.

Other perks include:

  • Paid annual leave
  • Robust health insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Regular team bonding and retreats
  • Vibrant workspaces with open door setting
  • Access to collaborative tools
  • Professional Membership Subscription
  • Mentorship
  • Other Staff welfare initiatives.

Application Closing Date
11th April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Head, Risk

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Overall Responsibility

  • The Head of Risk has oversight of the risk management function to identify, measure, assess, and mitigate internal and external risks that may hinder the organization from achieving its strategic objectives.
  • S/he will be responsible for providing hands-on development of risk models involving market, credit, and operational risk, ensuring controls are operating effectively, and providing research and analytical support as well as overseeing the communication of risk policies and processes for the organization.

Job Description

  • Establish and quantify the organisation’s ‘risk appetite’ and ensure risk approach adheres accordingly
  • Design, implement and lead a risk management strategy for the organisation in line with PENCOM risk management framework
  • Oversee monitoring of macro-economic activities that may affect business activities, to proactively identify and assess the impact of risks inherent in business operations
  • Supervise the risk identification and risk mitigation procedures in the organization
  • Advocate and support the culture of informed risk-taking and heighten awareness and use of advanced risk management practices through training programs and coaching
  • Participate in the review and recommendation of asset allocation, portfolio rebalancing and other investment functions
  • Conduct stress tests on the organizations risk exposure
  • Oversee the preparation and dissemination of risk analysis reports to relevant stakeholders including the risk committee, board members and group executives
  • Work with Heads of Internal Audit and Compliance on issues requiring shared oversight of pension fund risks
  • Lead and manage the organization’s team of dedicated risk professionals to maximise effectiveness.

Skills and Knowledge Required for the Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration or Legal (Master’s Degree is an additional advantage)
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of verified professional experience in risk management with at least 4 years in managerial capacity in a PFA business.
  • Local and international certifications in risk management, such as Certificate in Risk Management (CIRM)
  • Strong understanding of development and trends in both international and African financial sectors, as well as regulations and trends in these markets
  • Strong understanding of enterprise risk management concepts, frameworks to proactively identify risks inherent in business operations that can have negative strategic implications for the organization
  • Strong knowledge of portfolio risk management techniques, e.g. key risk metrics for players in the financial markets, capital management, database management, risk analysis etc.
  • Good analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Application Closing Date
22nd April, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Head of Compliance

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (GTCO) | Job Title: Head of Compliance | Location: Lagos | Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • The Head of Compliance is responsible for overseeing the risk management and compliance function to identify, measure, assess, and mitigate internal and external risks that may hinder the organization from achieving its strategic objectives.
  • S/he will ensure an effective internal compliance function is in place and ensure that the organizations chosen risk management framework is being fully implemented in all areas.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for internal / external compliance and regulatory matters including implementing AML program
  • Design, implement and lead a compliance strategy for the organisation that conforms to the PENCOM regulatory framework
  • Advocate and support the culture of compliance to PENCOM regulation and heighten awareness through training programs and coaching
  • Oversee compliance monitoring and testing to ensure business operations comply with regulatory and internal requirements
  • Oversee the preparation and dissemination of compliance reports to relevant stakeholders including board members and group executives
  • Handle internal and external audits including liaison with PENCOM for regulatory enquiries.
  • Provide compliance advice, guidance, support and trainings to various functions and business units
  • Work with business units to analyse potential impact on regulatory trends and developments, and establish policies and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Review, advise and approve new products and business initiatives
  • Ensure senior management remain informed of regulatory, legislative and best practice changes and their obligations under these changes and how they impact the organization
  • Lead and manage the organization’s team of dedicated compliance professionals to maximise effectiveness

Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge Required for the Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or legal (Master’s Degree is an additional advantage)
  • Minimum of eight (8) years verified professional experience in internal audit or its equivalent with at least 4 years in managerial capacity in a PFA
  • Local and international certifications in such as compliance such as, Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM).
  • Strong understanding of development and trends in both international and African financial sectors, as well as regulations and trends in these markets
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of both banking and general financial markets regulatory environment including Anti-money laundering requirements.
  • Good analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Application Closing Date
22nd April, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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IT Control Supervisor, Nigeria

Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Full time
Reporting Line: Group Head, Information Systems Audit

Job Summary

  • Responsible for coordinating all continuous assessments and monitoring of IT controls to improve security of the information systems, conducting systems investigations, reviewing logical access administration and recommending appropriate controls to safeguard the Bank’s assets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assess and continuously monitor IT controls on information systems, digital channels, applications and IT processes to improve and reduce fraud risks
  • Conducts system error investigations, reviews system logical access and network security administration
  • Monitor general and application control effectiveness on critical business and IT Systems and e-channels
  • Review control reports to ensure smooth running of computer operations within the Technology infrastructure
  • Review daily information security reports from security operations center (SOC)
  • Design IT controls to ensure minimal risks and vulnerabilities on new and existing IT applications/e-channels, processes and products
  • Liaise with stakeholders (ORM, IT Risk etc.) to identify new risks in the Application/E-channel systems
  • Daily monitoring of access rights granted to system users and administrators for critical organizational applications.
  • Investigation and resolution of System errors.

Academic Qualification / Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • CISA,CISST,CEH or relevant qualification will be an added advantage
  • 7+ years work experience

Competencies/Skills:

  • Knowledge of applicable IT Control standards and frameworks such as ISO, PCIDSS, COBIT
  • Proficiency in use of applications such as ACL, PL/SQL, MS/SQL, Excel
  • Audit and investigative skills
  • Good understanding of regulatory requirements, laws and statutes.

Application Closing Date
31st March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Internal Control Supervisor

Location: Nigeria
Job Type: Full time
Reporting Line: Group Head, Information Systems Audit

Job Summary

  • Responsible for coordinating all continuous assessments and monitoring of IT controls to improve security of the information systems, conducting systems investigations, reviewing logical access administration and recommending appropriate controls to safeguard the Bank’s assets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assess and continuously monitor IT controls on information systems, digital channels, applications and IT processes to improve and reduce fraud risks
  • Conducts system error investigations, reviews system logical access and network security administration
  • Monitor general and application control effectiveness on critical business and IT Systems and e-channels
  • Review control reports to ensure smooth running of computer operations within the Technology infrastructure
  • Review daily information security reports from security operations center (SOC)
  • Design IT controls to ensure minimal risks and vulnerabilities on new and existing IT applications/e-channels, processes and products
  • Liaise with stakeholders (ORM, IT Risk etc.) to identify new risks in the Application/E-channel systems
  • Daily monitoring of access rights granted to system users and administrators for critical organizational applications.
  • Investigation and resolution of System errors.

Academic Qualification / Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 7+ years work experience
  • CISA,CISST,CEH or relevant qualification will be an added advantage

Competencies/Skills:

  • Knowledge of applicable IT Control standards and frameworks such as ISO, PCIDSS, COBIT
  • Proficiency in use of applications such as ACL, PL/SQL, MS/SQL, Excel
  • Audit and investigative skills
  • Good understanding of regulatory requirements, laws and statutes.

Application Closing Date
22nd March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Entry Level Recruitment, Lagos

Location: Lagos
Industry: Financial Services
Job type: Full-time

Eligibility Criteria

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable university
  • Five (5) O ’Level credits including English and Mathematics
  • Must be 26 years old or younger
  • Must have completed NYSC.

Why Join Us?
We understand that being an employer of choice goes beyond the basics. Our work culture is designed to support collaboration and celebrate every achievement.

Other perks include:

  • Paid annual leave
  • Robust health insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Regular team bonding and retreats
  • Vibrant workspaces with open door setting
  • Access to collaborative tools
  • Professional Membership Subscription
  • Mentorship
  • Other Staff welfare initiatives.

Application Closing Date
31st March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Internal Audit Officer | GTCO Recruitment

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Overall Responsibility

  • The Internal Audit Officer is responsible for providing support with the development of internal audit policies, standards, procedures and guidelines for the Group.
  • S/he will also be responsible for ensuring that internal controls within the Group are adequate and effective.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the design of policies, guidelines, processes and controls of internal audit activities across the Group
  • Assisting with the monitoring and compliance with set policies through mechanisms that measure and ensure consistent adherence by subsidiary internal audit functions
  • Assisting with the review of outcomes of qualifying internal audits conducted by all subsidiaries and provide assistance with the drafting of feedback to improve audit quality and efficiency
  • Monitoring the implementation of audit recommendations across all subsidiaries through a Group-wide audit monitoring tool
  • Assisting with the preparation of a consolidated view of all audit reports across the Group for the Group Head of Internal Audit.

Requirements / Skills Required

  • B.Sc. in Accounting, Social Science, or other business-related fields
  • Minimum of 5 years’ work experience. Experience  in audit of Fintech companies is an advantage.
  • Good investigative, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good standing and assertiveness, with excellent teamwork attitude
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent planning, prioritization, and project management skills
  • Good interpersonal, writing and communication skills.
  • Sufficiently knowledgeable on the various relevant Audit standards i.e., IIA, NCCG etc.

Application Closing Date
31st March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Financial Control Officer

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Financial Control Officer is responsible for all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.
  • S/he will also be responsible for establishing the Financial Reporting Controls Framework (FRCF) for the IFRS financial statements, statutory and tax reporting.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, assess, implement and monitor a robust Financial Reporting Controls Framework (FRCF), governance and methodology
  • Identify, assess, document and monitor business processes (including financial systems) that affect financial reporting
  • Lead, document and report on risk assessment of the business processes in respect of materiality & tolerances misstatements in financial reporting, including establishment of risk ratings for use in Group reporting
  • Develop policies for controls and control objectives for core financial reporting processes
  • Work with process owners to scope, design, and implement controls to address key risks and ensuring design adequacy and operating effectiveness of financial controls
  • Prepare and manage the ongoing quarterly and annual reporting process
  • Actively seek uniformity and automation of controls through efficient use of financial systems and innovative technology to enhance and continuously improve the design and effectiveness of controls, including efficiencies in documentation, assessment, and testing of controls
  • Coordinate with internal and external auditors to ensure the effectiveness of the controls are tested and the resolution of any audit findings
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings.

Skills and Knowledge required for the Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other business-related fields
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in asset management or banking operations of which three years’ must be in financial control
  • ICAN/ACCA certification an added advantage
  • Understanding of accounting and financial processes including risk and financial controls
  • Analytical skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent Communication skills and perfect command of the English language.
  • Ability to effectively design and present information to senior management
  • Strong analytical skills. Detail oriented and ability to work and interpret figures and other financial information.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Entry Level Recruitment

Guaranty Trust Holding Company (Formerly Guaranty Trust Bank Plc) | Job Title: Entry Level Recruitment -| Locations: Lagos, Abuja, Rivers etc

Location: Nigeria
Industry: Financial Services
Job type: Full-time

Eligibility Criteria

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable university
  • Five (5) O ’Level credits including English and Mathematics
  • Must be 26 years old or younger
  • Must have completed NYSC.

Why Join Us?
We understand that being an employer of choice goes beyond the basics. Our work culture is designed to support collaboration and celebrate every achievement.

Other perks include:

  • Paid annual leave
  • Robust health insurance
  • Gym membership
  • Regular team bonding and retreats
  • Vibrant workspaces with open door setting
  • Access to collaborative tools
  • Professional Membership Subscription
  • Mentorship
  • Other Staff welfare initiatives.

Application Closing Date
2nd March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Funds Accounting Manager

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Funds Accounting Manager must foster the GTCO’s mission to invest with integrity, prudence, and skill to meet the financial objectives of those we serve by ensuring that the investment portfolios are accounted for in conformance with applicable accounting standards.
  • In addition, this candidate must ensure that all income and cash flows are collected/disbursed and reinvested timely, investments are appropriately safeguarded, transactions executed timely, and accurately utilize industry best practices within an appropriate internal control framework.​

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare timely and accurate Net Assets Values, yields, distributions, and other fund accounting output for subsequent review
  • Daily Postings of unit holders’ subscriptions and redemptions
  • Computation and analysis of daily Equities Mark to Market.
  • Daily booking, breakage and liquidation of financial instruments (Treasury Bills, Commercial papers, Equity, Fixed deposit)
  • Preparation of daily bank reconciliation statements
  • Reconcile various accounts, or reviewing reconciliations prepared by others, and promptly researching and correcting any variances.
  • Preparation of periodic SEC report for all funds.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for the mutual funds
  • Identify exceptions and problems affecting accounting records and prices, communicating same to management, and assisting in their resolution.
  • Participation in the fiscal year- end audit process and provision of information to auditors as required.
  • Reconciliation of inter-company settlements for all mutual fund products.
  • Preparing, reconciling and distributing reports to/from marketing, separate custodians and investment management.
  • Participation in regular rotation of trade processing and other accounting processes to prepare the fund accounting system for the next day.

Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, or Finance, or other business-related fields
  • Strong preference for a Chartered Accountant
  • 4 – 5 years of experience.
  • Detailed understanding of capital markets.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge,
  • Proficient with the use of advanced statistical analysis software and capabilities (fluency in at least two of the following: SAS, R, Python, SQL, Salesforce)
  • High interest in and enthusiastic about economic and financial market trends
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancies in data.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Fund Operations Officer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Summary

  • The Fund Operations Officer handles the day-to-day fund operations and full administration of all actual and potential clients of the business, as well as the key contact point for fund administration.
  • S/he will execute fund trading-related orders for clients and prepare fund accounts and related reports to regulatory bodies.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure prompt processing of client’s requests within agreed timelines; this includes subscriptions, and redemptions.
  • Liaise with investment managers for provision of cash for clients’ withdrawal and forward to funds account for payment to clients.
  • Monthly reconciliations – ensuring all public funds registers are up to date by the responsible officer.
  • In-house Registrar Function – e.g. banker’s confirmation verification, nominal transfer approvals, conversion to estate account etc. The dispatch takes necessary documents to bank and other external parties required for the completion of these tasks.
  • Ensure dividends/interest payments schedule for public funds are done as at when due.
  • Completion monthly & quarterly SEC Report
  • Liaise with Funds Accounting Unit for clients’ inflows and payments to ensure an up–to-date valuation of All Funds.
  • Liaise with professional bodies, regulatory parties, and other stakeholders to ensure business activities are adhered to.

Skills and Knowledge Required 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other Business-related fields
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in asset management firms.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge, Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use, SQL/relational databases.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment, with varying degrees of supervision.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancies in data.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Portfolio Manager

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Summary

  • The Portfolio Manager will focus on providing their clients with portfolios that are based on a successful investment strategy, with the primary goal of generating a sufficient return on investment.
  • The successful candidate for this position will possess a strong understanding of financial investment strategies and risk management techniques. 
  • As the job requires communication with clients and customers, exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills are required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Majorly handle regulated fund portfolios
  • Determining acceptable risk levels for clients based on time frames, risk preferences, return expectations, and market conditions.
  • Take investment decisions in line with current financial market updates in order to maximize returns while also adhering to the guidelines in the Fund’s Trust Deed
  • Review of portfolio holdings from time to time for return optimization and also when there is any market news that can negatively or positively impact the portfolio
  • Monitor Fund asset allocation to avoid breach of allocation limit and re-balance when required
  • Close investment deals with counterparties.
  • Liaise with Trustees and Custodian
  • Organize quarterly Investment Committee meetings with the Fund’s independent members
  • Supervise and ensure the monthly and quarterly SEC reports are ready as at when due
  • Supervise and ensure the fact sheets are ready as at when due and other supervisory roles
  • Staying up to date with relevant investment and trading news, and economic trends.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, or Finance, or other Business-related fields
  • 4 – 5 years of experience.
  • Detailed understanding of capital markets.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge, 
  • Proficient with the use of advanced statistical analysis software and capabilities (fluency in at least two of the following: SAS, R, Python, SQL, Salesforce)
  • Enthusiastic about economic and financial market trends
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancies in data.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Relationship Sales Officer

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Relationship Sales Officer handles the coordination of marketing activities of the Retail team as well as identification and conversion of prospects, optimization of existing relationships and maintaining service excellence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Marketing of the various products and services
  • Build the client database comprising of both individual and corporate clients.
  • Provide up to date reports on all sales and marketing activities
  • Partake in the group liability drives, meeting a substantial subscription sum on all offerings.
  • Inter departmental engagements with relevant internal units to ensure seamless processing and execution of customer transactions/ requests
  • Identification of opportunities within customer’s business for the provision of banking services – generic and bespoke based on a high-level understanding of the customer’s needs.
  • Provide feedback and insight regarding existing key relationships and prospects engagements focused on improving services or exploiting opportunities.
  • Win transaction mandates from customers focused on driving balance sheet growth and execution of fee earning transactions.

Job Requirements and Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or other business-related fields
  • Master’s degree and or MBA will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in asset management firms.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge, Strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Ability to effectively manage competing deadlines for projects in a high-pressure work environment, with varying degrees of supervision.
  • Relationship management, negotiation and good presentation skills.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Risk & Compliance Officer

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Risk & Compliance Officer will oversee the risk management and compliance functions to identify, measure, assess, and mitigate internal and external risks that may hinder the organization from achieving its strategic objectives.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design a robust risk management strategy, set risk appetite levels, and further define risk limits
  • Monitoring of various fund risk, and ensuring appropriate controls and mitigants are in place
  • Rendition of reports to the Security and Exchange Commission and various rating agencies
  • Advocate and support the culture of informed risk-taking and heighten awareness and use of advanced risk management practices through training programs and coaching
  • Monitoring of portfolio reports for all mutual fund’s investment, to ensure alignment with risk limits and mark to market rates.
  • Liaise with regulators, trade associations, and various compliance forums for awareness into industry trends.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable regulations to avoid sanctions and fines for regulatory breaches
  • Oversee the creation and dissemination of risk reports to relevant stakeholders
  • Coordination of audit exercises and ensure the timely closure of audit recommendations.
  • Training staff members on AML/CFT and other regulatory subjects.

Job Requirements and Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration, or Legal (Master’s Degree is an additional advantage)
  • Local and international certifications in risk management is an added advantage
  • Experience in the use of ERP accounting software packages
  • Good analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Internal Control Officer

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Internal Control Officer is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing internal control reviews and procedures regarding the organization’s process, systems, accounting structures, and projects.
  • This candidate will work in partnership with all stakeholders to ensure that potential risks and controls are adequately identified, measured appropriately, and recommendations implemented.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • To plan, organize and carry out the internal controls function including the preparation of an audit manual and audit plan
  • Evaluate compliance with existing policies and procedures, identifying and proposing modifications as needed
  • Conduct periodic reviews of the effectiveness of the internal control system to ensure the integrity of the system, improve them and propose value-added recommendations.
  • Collaborate with business and process owners to implement and monitor remedial actions that result from internal control audits, and drive the effective implementation of corrective actions
  • Deliver adequate and timely action plans and monitor progress to address and resolve identified control deficiencies.
  • Develop, execute, and monitor adequate internal control over financial reporting (ICFR) in line with best accounting practices and identifying appropriate risk and mitigation strategies
  • Monitor and ensure all system user accounts/privileges are approved with proper system access parameters in line with their respective level of information access for their job functions
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure that controls are fully embedded in the design of processes and systems

Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other business-related fields
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in asset management, real estate, or banking operations of which three years’ must be in internal control
  • ICAN/ACCA certification an added advantage
  • Understanding of accounting and financial processes including risk and financial controls
  • Analytical skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent Communication skills and perfect command of the English language.
  • Strong analytical skills. Detail oriented and ability to work and interpret figures and other financial information.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Institutional / Wholesale Manager

Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services

Job Summary

  • The Institutional/Wholesale Manager is responsible for identifying opportunities and developing relationships with Institutional investors and investment consultants in assigned institutional market channels.
  • The candidate will work both strategically and operationally to maintain and continue to build on our wholesale distribution.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Define and implement wholesale/institutional strategy to establish marketing goals, monitor business results/metrics and adapt sales strategies and tactics accordingly
  • Analyse markets and competition, and propose short, mid and long-term plans for wholesale growth
  • Promote institutional investment capabilities, and sell investment solution to institutional clients, taking individual ownership of, and accountability for, sales pipeline and pipeline opportunities.
  • Leverage relationship with existing institutional/wholesale clients by developing and executing proactive, creative, and ongoing contact initiatives
  • Maintain and deepen market presence and franchise recognition
  • Provide intelligence on market trends and client product demands to internal teams including management and product development team.
  • Conduct effective presentation for potential customers.
  • Provide up to date reports on all sales and marketing activities.
  • Ensure team complies with company policies, procedures, and business ethics codes.

Skills and Knowledge required for the Job

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or other business-related fields
  • Master’s Degree and or MBA will be an added advantage
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in asset management firms.
  • Excellent analytical skills and good mathematical knowledge, strong proficiency in MS Office and general computer use.
  • Relationship management, negotiation and good presentation skills.
  • Impeccable understanding of financial statements, spreadsheets, ratios, and concepts.

Application Closing Date
18th March, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online