republic of congo

Congo is a member of Financial Cooperation in Central Africa and the Central African Economic and Monetary Union . The central bank, Banque des États de l’Afrique Centrale, is based in Cameroon and issues the CFA franc, the currency used in CEMAC countries.

Congo’s chief export is petroleum, which accounts for the vast majority of its export earnings; wood and wood products, including logs and sawn timber, are also notable exports. Significant imports include machinery and transport equipment, food and live animals, and basic manufactures. Among Congo’s principal trade partners are France, the United States, China, and Taiwan

Current Job Openings in republic of congo

Reference No. LJBLR-CLRE-001

 

 

CA Global Headhunters has been retained by the Afreximbank based in Cairo, Egypt to recruit for this position. For more information on the Afreximbank please visit their website www.afreximbank.com.  Should you meet the minimum requirements and wish to apply for the position please apply directly to CA Global Headhunters.

 

Reference Number: LJBLR-CLRE-001

 

Nature & Scope:

 

The position holder will also be required to identify the Bank’s key/core customers in each region by sector and draw up Account Management Plans for the purpose of maximizing cross selling of the Bank’s products and services

 

Responsibilities:

  • Implements client coverage for a given portfolio of clients with deliberate cultivation based on proactive individualized plans.  These plans would be developed in coordination with the product teams and should be designed to increase client engagement;
  • Implements regional service coverage for provision of an impeccable client service to each client or government organization.  This includes timely turn around in terms of responses to client inquiries;
  • Works with other deal team members across the Bank’s products and geographies to ensure timely transaction processing;
  • Generate bankable leads through anticipating customer needs and finding out what information, products or services the customer requires to meet his/her needs, providing clear, accurate and relevant information;
  • Ensuring a strong working knowledge of client portfolios / products with the Bank;
  • Resolving customers’ queries within agreed authority;
  • Producing call reports and file notes after any client meetings, summarising any additional actions required, including follow-up calls and reviewing call reports produced by team members;
  • Sales activity planning, including reviewing existing customer files to identify sales opportunities;
  • Undertaking commercial negotiations;
  • Managing new business pitches;
  • Compliance with legal requirements, industry regulations, organisational policies and professional codes;
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual Regional Strategic and Marketing Plans derived from the Bank’s Strategic Plan for Management’s Approval;
  • Preparing new business Pre-Assessment Memos and Credit Proposals from the region, Product teams and Head Office and making recommendations on the same to the Regional Chief Operating Officer and Director, Client Relations;
  • Where required, representing the Bank in high level meetings, fora and making presentations in conformity with the high standards for which the Bank has become known;
  • Maintaining and improving the Bank’s image across the continent; and
  • Performing any other duties as may be assigned by Senior Management from time to time.

 

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in Business, Banking, Finance or other relevant field from a recognized University;
  • Sound experience of at least 6 years with a leading financial services organisation and familiarity with the major trade finance products to be offered to clients especially syndication, co-financing, club deals, correspondent banking products including letters of credit, factoring, forfaiting, structured trade finance, carbon financing, corporate finance risk participations, project-related financing and considerable knowledge of how these work;
  • Ability to communicate and function in a culturally diverse and change oriented setting with good knowledge of banking practices in Africa;
  • Ability to interact with senior officials of banks, corporates and governments and to represent the Bank in important professional fora where oral presentation of papers will be necessary to high level technical and professional audiences;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English & French. Knowledge of the Bank's other working languages is an added advantage (Arabic and Portuguese);
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, including ability to organize and manage human resources to attain goals; and
  • Ability to demonstrate proof of passion and commitment to the socio-economic empowerment of African countries and the ability to support the achievement of Afreximbank’s mandate.

 

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent.
  • Willing and able to relocate to Yaounde, Cameroon.
  • Suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Lara Joubert at ljoubert@caglobalint.com

 

Please visit www.caglobalint.com for more exciting opportunities.

 

Lara Joubert

Recruitment Specialist – Banking and Finance | Africa

CA Global Finance

 

CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

 

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Job Category308989

Job Reference: LJBLR-CLRE-001

Reference No. AMSR-HRBP-03

Reference Number: AMSR-HRBP-03

Job Description:
We are delighted to present an exciting opportunity for an HR Business Partner within the esteemed banking sector, catering to our distinguished client, currently ranked as the 4th strongest banking brand among the world’s Top 10. With a rich operational history dating back to 1984, our client embodies resilience and excellence in the financial landscape. As the chosen HR Business Partner, you will directly report to the Group HRBP, contributing significantly to the alignment of the business unit's people strategy with its overarching business objectives. Collaborating closely with line managers, your pivotal role entails establishing strategic priorities, fostering core values, and driving tangible business outcomes. Our client's organizational ethos revolves around profound values, rooted in the ethos of transforming lives, bestowing dignity, and fostering avenues for wealth creation. Join us in this journey of purpose-driven leadership and impactful transformations within the banking sector.

Responsibilities:
•Strategic planning: Helping the unit be future ready through upskilling/re-skilling of teams, manpower planning, preparing leaders for next roles.
•Act as a trusted HR Advisor and make every effort to empower managers to effectively manage their teams.
•Drives a performance management culture by guiding managers and employees on the subject, supporting the resolution of issues and collaborating with leaders to review operating units to find more optimal ways of organizing the business.
•Drives the talent management program implementation through all business units supported, guiding managers on the key steps.
•Run the talent acquisition process for units supported and participate in the active sourcing for staff.
•Advises line managers on all aspects of the employee life cycle, ensuring relevant compliance to policy and prevalent labor laws and follow through to ensure manager actions are completed within time and communication to employee is sent.
•Helps to build and maintain a strong organizational culture, as well as continuously improving the employee experience.

Requirements: Qualification and Experience
•Minimum degree in Human Resources, Business Management, or another relevant field.
•8+ years in Human resources, with at least 3 in a middle level HR business partnering role.
•A current member of Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM K) or similar global, reputable HR professional body.

Benefits and Contractual information:
•Full time position
•Must be residing in DRC.

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Abigail Moleka at amoleka@caglobalint.com
Please visit www.caglobalint.com for more exciting opportunities.

Abigail Moleka
Recruitment Consultant
CA Finance


CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. However, your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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Job Category308980

Job Reference: AMSR-HRBP-03

Reference No. SR-HS-DRC-002

Job Description:

Our banking client is currently recruiting a Head of Sustainability reporting to the Group Director, Sustainability.  The role holder will be responsible for leading and managing Sustainability/ESG for the business in DRC, which will include ESG risk management as well as actively pursuing sustainable finance opportunities in line with the group wide sustainability strategy.

 

Responsibilities:

Strategy and stakeholder engagement

  • In line with the Group Sustainability Strategy, develop a business focused Sustainability strategy to identify and manage the key ESG-related risks & opportunities.
  • Introduce best practices to support delivery of the organisation’s strategy.
  • Generate insights and thought leadership materials on Sustainability, ESG topics and trends, both locally and internationally.
  • Serve as subject matter expert on Sustainability/ESG, including industry trends, research, regulations, and ESG data gathering, analysis, monitoring, and reporting.

 

Funding

  • Support and as appropriate lead, accreditation of the company for specific agreed funds (e.g. GCF), association or principles.
  • Support and as appropriate lead, application for specific funding and grants from various local and international organizations.

 

ESG Risk Management

  • Accountable for overall ESG Risk Management including ownership and implementation of an effective environmental and social management system (ESMS).
  • Manage the ESG Governance and Compliance requirements.
  • Lead the Business to deliver effective Environmental and Social Risk appraisals (both desk-top and site based) as part of the credit process and develop practical risk management plans, as appropriate, to be included as part of the facility agreements.
  • Run the assurance programme and follow-up to ensure effective implementation of the E&S Management Policy and Procedures.

 

Commercial

  • Work in close partnership with the wider business and the foundation to develop ESG opportunities and impact related products and services.
  • Participate as part of the leadership team of the group sustainable finance commercial workgroup to drive the Group’s Sustainability Strategy and frameworks.
  • Support and as appropriate lead, specific product development and go-to-market strategies.

 

Capacity Building & Development

  • Lead and manage an in-country Sustainability team, as applicable.
  • Build Environmental and Social awareness among Bank’s clients.
  • Champion and build ESG capacity across all the relevant business departments to ensure engagement and improved understanding of ESG across the organization.
  • Deliver an effective ESG training programme to the organization across all levels.

 

Reporting

  • Deliver to the internal and external (regulatory and/or contractual) reporting requirements.

 

Requirements: Qualification and Skill  

  • Degree in ESG related discipline – Environmental Sciences, Sustainable Development, Sociology, Community Development, Geology, Engineering
  • Degree or Masters in a Business or Banking related discipline would be added advantage
  • Knowledge of local environmental, sustainability, employment, health and safety legislations and regulations
  • Strong knowledge of and practical experience in social, environmental sustainability and governance issues across diverse sectors
  • Ability to propose realistic, value-adding and practical risk management plans
  • Able to collaborate cross-functionally
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Good working knowledge of IFC Performance Standards, World Bank Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) guidelines, Equator Principles, GRI, TCFD, Other International Sustainability Standards
  • Experience of ESG related accreditations, engagement and fund raising with international parties
  • Over 10 years’ experience in ESG related role
  • Previous experience in banking desirable

 

Language

  • Solid communication and writing skills (fluency in French and English is required).

 

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent Contract
  • Willing and able to relocate to Kinsasha, DRC
  • Suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to Shearidan Rabsch at srabsch@caglobalint.com

 

Please visit www.caglobalint.com for more exciting opportunities.

 

 

Shearidan Rabsch

srabsch@caglobalint.com

Management Consultant

CA Finance – Legal, Banking and Insurance

 

CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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Job Features

Job Category308989

Job Reference: SR-HS-DRC-002