Careers in Banking – Manager Agent & Prepaid Card Business at PostBank

Organization: PostBank Uganda Ltd
Reports to: Head of Business Technology
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About PostBank:
Uganda Ltd is a government owned bank regulated by Bank of Uganda under the
Financial Institutions Act, 2004. The bank focuses on the mass market with
operations spread across the country.
Job Summary: The Manager Agent & Prepaid Card Business will
develop, coordinate and monitor implementation of Prepaid Card and Agent
Banking Strategy in line with Business Technology strategy, annual budget,
overall departmental work plan and regulatory framework. The jobholder will be
tasked with the growth of Agency Banking and Prepaid Card business and capture
the market share.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop strategic business plans, budgets and
    targets for the prepaid card and agency portfolios in line with the bank’s
    overall strategy.
  • Keenly analyse existing agents and the market
    potential for both prepaid card and Agency portfolios to ensure a
    competitive and innovative selection of product propositions.
  • Develop a Business model for recruitment,
    training, Activation and monitoring of both Prepaid and Agency customers.
    And also Support business units in the identification of potential agents,
    coordinate joint marketing activities and cross selling alternative
    banking channels’ products.
  • Develop guidelines and procedures which are
    compliant with internal and external regulations for both Prepaid and
    Agency Portfolios.
  • Carry out regular business risk assessments
    and institute controls in place to mitigate risks, monitor compliance and
    safe operations by the Agents.
  • Drive smooth day to day performance and
    operations of prepaid and Agency products – managing external suppliers to
    achieve SLAs, and co-ordinating all internal activity.
  • Work in liaison with IT to ensure that the
    prepaid card and Agency Banking systems are up and running 24/7.
  • Carry out back office processing to ensure
    timely replenishments, reconciliation of suspense accounts for both
    prepaid card and Agency Banking.
  • Create and Manage Banking Strategic
    Partnerships for driving card usage
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Head
    of Business Technology
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the PostBank Manager
    Agent & Prepaid Card Business career opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s
    Degree in business related course e.g. Economics, Social Sciences,
    Business Administration, Commerce and IT
  • Uganda Institute of Bankers Qualification is
    an added advantage
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in the
    banking industry, two of which should have been at a managerial level
  • Selling and People management skills
  • Computer skills and report writing skills
  • Analytical and having attention to detail
  • Good presentation skills
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of the Banking
    practices, policies and procedures
  • Have clarity of the Anti-Money Laundering act
    and other regulatory frameworks
How to Apply:
interested candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, certified
copies of academic documents, applicants address , email and day time telephone
contacts, postal/email address and daytime telephone contact of three referees
of good standing in society to;
of Human Resource
Bank Uganda Ltd
4/6 Nkrumah Road,
Box 7189 Kampala, Uganda
Deadline:  22nd
February 2016 by 17:00 hours
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