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Senior Country Operations Officer
Citibank Nigeria Limited is recruiting to fill the vacant position of:

Senior Country Operations Officer

Ref No: 14042771
Location: Lagos

Job Purpose:
To develop, manage and co-ordinate the operations and technology function under the direct supervision of the Divisional Operations and Technology (O&T) Head for Sub Sahara Africa Division and the CCO for Nigeria. To implement the O&T Strategy, short term plans and objectives in line with the overall business plans by the function chain and the Nigeria business. To provide leadership oversight for the O&T Function in Nigeria. To promote and be the role model for the O&T Principles. To develop Talent for Nigeria business and those who can take roles outside country.

Key Responsibilities:
•    Develop and manage short-range Operations strategies and assist in developing and managing long-range operations business strategies.
•    Manage and achieve Process, Systems, Customer service and related objectives in line with policies to meet the needs of the business and customers.
•    Implement an effective O&T financial planning and control.
•    Manage human, processing and systems resources to maximize quality and quantity of service while reducing cost.
•    Manage the short and long term career and development of all O&T staff.
•    Maintain effective partnership levels with all the function heads.
•    Establish, maintain and enhance communications with the all the business areas to ensure the achievement of business objectives in general.
•    Manage the development of key systems and related staffing plans to evolve a technologically advanced organization.
•    Recommend operations process to support new business initiatives and co-ordinate the implementation with compliance and technology.
•    Ensure enhancement and maintenance of internal controls to reduce/control risks and to improve standards.
•    Make quality service delivery an integral part of the culture.
•    Plan and manage bank premises to provide conductive work environment for staff and service environment for our customers.

Development Value:
•    People management- complex organisation, direct and matrix management
•    Product and process knowledge in TTS,SFS Products, FICC products
•    Service management
•    Corporate finance
•    Outsource Management
•    Regulatory Management and Client services

•    Bachelor of Science degree (BSc Hons) or equivalent in Business or Quantitative Studies.
•    Master’s degree would be an added advantage.
•    Membership of relevant professional bodies e.g. ACIB

•    Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Operations (Domestic & International) management with at least 5 years at senior management level covering:
•    Experience in Banking Operations: Treasury Operations, SFS Operations, Trade Processing, Loan Operations, Account and System Maintenance, Records Management and COB, Cash Management Operations, Control and Compliance, Experience in managing multiple Operations & Technology Products, Technology Management Skills, Project Management, Process Management, Outsource Governance Management and Customer Services.

Good communication skills (oral & written), People Management skills, Conflict and Priority Management, Strategic Thinking, Problem solving Competencies, & Career development amongst others

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should click here to apply online.
Location: Lagos
Experience: 10 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified