Jobs at a Leading African Banking Group via Aperture Recruitment

Our client, a leading African banking group, seeks an experienced corporate banker to lead a team of Relationship Managers offering and structuring corporate and investment banking solutions to a range of key Chinese clients operating in Africa. This role will cover the West African region and will be based in either Nigeria or Angola.

 Corporate Banking Sector Head: Chinese Market (West Africa) (Executive Package)
Location: Not Specified
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study:
Required Grade: Not Specified

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following key areas:
• Define the desired financial performance for the country, and ensure that the resources involved have the necessary leadership, guidance and support to achieve the set financial targets.
• When required, partner with the Regional/Global Sector Heads to ensure the achievement of financial targets in the applicable geographies.
• Provide internal leadership to the relationship team by providing the strategic direction that will enable the bank to position itself in the industry and drive the realisation of goals set.
• Leverage industry relationships to achieve high levels of client service, business targets and revenue opportunities across relationship management.

Desired Skills and Experience

You will have the following skills and experience:
• Must be fluent in both Mandarin and English
• Relevant degree in finance/business with postgrad such as MBA an added advantage
• Minimum of 10 years experience within financial services
• 5 years of experience in corporate and investment banking area
• Preferably at least 3 years or more experience within a credit or product environment
• 3-5 years in a leadership role and managing a team with regional responsibilities