Head of risk Job Placements – BRAC Uganda Bank Ltd

Job Title: Head of risk

Organisation: BRAC Uganda Bank Ltd

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About US:

BRAC Uganda Bank Ltd launched on 25 April 2019 and attained its current status as a Tier II Credit institution following a successful background as the leading Microfinances services provider in Uganda. The bank operates 32 regulated branches and 131 satellite offices covering 84 districts in Uganda targeting Micro, Small. and Medium Entrepreneurs. BRAC Uganda Bank Ltd promotes financial inclusion by extending financial services to unserved and underserved populations especially women and youth as well as people living in poverty in rural areas. The Bank is operationally and financially self-sustaining with over 231,000 active customers and a loan book in excess of Ushs.175 billion


Key Duties and Responsibilities:


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Define and monitor key risk indicators, as well as implement corrective actions plans to mitigate risks.
  • Lead the development and maintenance of a comprehensive risk management system
  • Identify, measure, control, and monitor credit risk
  • Evaluate the operational risks and assess the effectiveness of the company’s internal control framework in addressing risks and accomplishing the company’s goals and objectives.
  • Identify, measure, control and monitor market risks
  • Support the implementation of KYC and prevent money Laundering practices
  • Any other duty that may be assigned.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a Degree in Commerce, Business Administration or any other related field
  • Master’s degree is an added advantage
  • Business acumen
  • Risk management and analytical skills
  • Dynamic thinking and strategy formulation
  • Reporting and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microfinance and regulatory framework
  • Qualification in Integrated Enterprise Risk
  • Management or Audit, Risk and Finance analysis is an added advantage.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should email their application letter, Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant academic documents, IN PDF FILE mentioning the job tittle as the subject matter to recruitment.bracugandabankltd@brac.net

All applications should be addressed to the Head of Human Resource and Training BRAC Uganda Bank Limited.


Deadline: 6th July 2022


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