The role is to help the Bank to achieve its mission “stimulating a consistent expansion and diversification of African trade so as to rapidly increase Africa’s share of global trade, while operating as a first class, profit oriented, socially responsible financial institution and a centre of excellence in African trade matters”. This will be by implementing optimally the Bank’s long-term funding strategy at a minimum cost and by managing the Bank’s relationships with investors and long-term creditors by providing them with appropriate information. The role also supports the Treasurer in analysing the Bank’s treasury client solutions including, but not limited to, hedging solutions of interest rates, foreign exchange risk e.t.c. and assuming some administrative duties within the Department.
The nature and scope of this role is to support the Treasurer in running, growing and consolidating the Bank’s treasury client solutions desk. The incumbent will support the Treasurer and take a championship role in ensuring that the treasury clients solutions business grows and consolidates into a stable income generating function with the wider Treasury and Markets department. The role will play a critical role in ensuring that the Bank’s treasury objectives, among others, of adding value to the Bank’s core mandate activities. Also, the incumbent will play a critical role in the Bank’s financial risk management activities. In addition, this role supports the Treasurer in the day to day administration of the Department thereby ensuring that the Department meets its objectives and set targets.