Awash Bank Job Vacancy Sept 2023

Awash Bank invites competent and qualified candidates for the following vacant job positions.

Awash Bank, Ethiopia’s pioneering private bank, was established on November 10, 1994 after the downfall of the socialist regime. The Bank was established by 486 founding shareholders with a paid-up capital of Birr 24.2 million and started banking operations on Feb. 13, 1995.

Since embarking operation, the Bank has registered remarkable growth. Notwithstanding global and domestic challenges, Awash Bank has exhibited a superior operational and financial performances among private banks operating in Ethiopia. Awash Bank is currently working towards strengthening its capital base, technological capabilities, human resources and customer base.

Position 1: Senior – Risk Officer

Qualification & Experience:

BA Degree in Financial Economics, Risk management and Economics or BSc in Statistics with a minimum of 5 (Five) years relevant experience in financial risk modeling and management.

Place of Work: Addis Ababa ( V. No HO/01116/23) 

Position 2: Senior – IT Risk Officer

Qualification & Experience:

Bsc Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology & Information Systems or BA Degree in Business related field plus a minimum of 6 (Six) years’ experience in banking operations with a minimum of 3 (three) years in system auditing/risk management.

Certification in IT Auditing is mandatory.

Place of Work: Addis Ababa (V. No  HO/01115/23 )

Position 3: Customer Service and Operation Manager I

Qualification & Experience:

BA Degree in Accounting, Management, Marketing & Economics plus a minimum of 5 years’ experience with at least 3 years at operational work.

Place of Work: 

  1. Gewane Branch, Afar Gebi Resu Zone – Gewane Town (No HO/01117/23)  
  2. Werer Branch, Afar Gebi Resu Zone – Melka Werer Town(V. No HO/01118/23)

Position 4: Director – Advisory and Research Directorate

Qualification & Experience:

LL.B Degree in Law or Masters Degree (added advantage) plus a Minimum of 12 (twelve) years’ legal experience ideally in a leading organization. proven track record in

  • Providing accurate and effective legal counsel
  • Contract negotiation and drafting

Adding value to an organization through the development of comprehensive contract documents that mitigate risk and penalties.

Job Summary:

The jobholder plans, organizes, directs, leads and coordinates the legal service activities of the Bank. S/he provides expert counsel and insights that enable Bank’s Management to make informed decisions and achieve bank’s business objectives; leverages deep industry knowledge, regulatory expertise and leading-edge research capabilities to provide the highest quality legal advice and insights; provides input in the development of the Bank’s long and short term strategic and operational plans and policies. The jobholder will also identify, develop, deploy and retain staff within the directorate through effective talent management.

Place of Work: Addis Ababa (V. No HO/0108/23)

Position 5: Principal -Terminal Management Officer

Qualification & Experience:

BSc Degree in Computer science, Information Technology and Information Systems plus a minimum of seven (7) years’ experience on ATM/POS operations and support (Preferable).

Place of Work: Addis Ababa(No HO/01114/23)

Position 6: Branch Manager Class IV

Qualification & Experience:

BA Degree in Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Banking & Finance and Economics plus minimum of 8 years of relevant banking experience of which 3 years in a supervisory position.

Place of Work:

  1. Gewane Branch, Afar Gebi Resu Zone – Gewane Town(No HO/0109/23 )
  2. Werer Branch, Afar Gebi Resu Zone – Melka Werer Town (No HO/01110/23 )
  3. Degem Branch – Degem Town(No HO/01111/23 )
  4. Hidabu Abote Branch – Hidabu Abote Town (No HO/01112/23)
  5. Jimma Wifaq IFB Branch – Jimma Town  (V. No HO/01113/23)

Skills Requirement: Knowledge of computer operation is  mandatory     

Term of Employment: Permanent

Salary & Benefits: As per the Bank’s Salary Scale & Benefits Package

Deadline: October 02, 2023

How to Apply:

Interested applicants, who fulfill the above requirement, are invited to apply only via Online Job Application System; within 7 consecutive days from the first date of this announcement.

N.B- Incomplete applications will not be considered

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