Flow Financial & Technology
Flow has partnered with a leading bank who are hiring a Head of Corporate Banking to be based in the UAE.
Please note that you must meet all the criteria set out below for your application to be considered. Suitable candidates will be contacted within 5 working days. If you are not contacted by us within that time, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.
Key aspects of the role include:
- Develop and implement the strategic direction and business plan for the wholesale banking division, in alignment with the overall goals and objectives of the bank.
- Drive revenue growth and profitability by identifying and capitalizing on market opportunities, expanding the client base, and optimizing the product and service offerings.
- Build and maintain strong relationships with key clients and stakeholders to enhance business development opportunities and promote the organisation’s brand in the wholesale banking market.
- Establish and enforce robust risk management frameworks, policies, and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and mitigate potential risks associated with lending, investment, and other wholesale banking activities.
- Recruit, develop, and manage a high-performing team of professionals, providing guidance, mentoring, and coaching to enhance their skills, productivity, and engagement.
- Collaborate with product development teams to identify and develop innovative financial products and solutions that meet the evolving needs of wholesale banking clients.
- Stay updated on industry trends, market dynamics, and competitor activities to proactively adapt strategies and maintain a competitive edge in the wholesale banking sector.
- Foster collaboration and coordination with other business units and departments within the organization to ensure seamless delivery of integrated financial services to clients.
- Ensure adherence to regulatory guidelines, internal policies, and ethical standards across all wholesale banking activities, promoting a culture of compliance and strong governance.
To be successful you will need to meet the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, business administration, or a related field. A Master’s degree is a plus.
- Extensive experience in wholesale banking, corporate banking, or related financial services, with a proven track record of success in leadership positions.
- Strong knowledge of financial markets, banking products, and wholesale banking operations.
- Excellent understanding of risk management principles, regulatory requirements, and compliance frameworks applicable to wholesale banking.
- Strategic thinking and analytical skills to identify market opportunities, assess risks, and develop effective business strategies.
- Proven ability to lead and motivate teams, foster a collaborative work environment, and drive organizational change.
- Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills to build and maintain relationships with clients, stakeholders, and internal teams.
- Strong leadership presence, decision-making capabilities, and the ability to influence and negotiate effectively at senior levels.
- Applicants should be available for face-to-face interviews in the location mentioned above.
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