Jobs Career Advice Signup

Send this job to a friend


Did you notice an error or suspect this job is scam? Tell us.

  • Posted: May 4, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Absa Bank Limited (Absa) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Barclays Africa Group Limited. Absa offers personal and business banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking, wealth and investment management as well as bancassurance. Barclays Africa Group Limited is 62.3% owned by Barclays Bank PLC and is listed on the JSE Limited. The Group is one of A...
    Read more about this company


    Head of Global Custody Operations

    Job Description

    We are looking for your expertise to come and join a team that is going on a growth journey.

    • Explain targets and take accountability for the monitoring and achievement of performance objectives in Global Custody Operations in terms of employee satisfaction, customer experience, and cost performance, return on investments, risk, and compliance and governance requirements.
    • Perform in-depth analysis of all Key Risk Indicators (KRIs) results monthly
    • Provide inputs into reviews of Global Custody procedures, process maps, BRDs for new systems enhancements and new product design
    • Provide expert advice and guidance on operational products to teams, internal stakeholders and, if appropriate, clients
    • Support and review the Business Continuity Plan to prevent future business failure.
    • Deliver effective stakeholder management across all business areas
    • Manage stakeholder expectations in terms of new expansions, new products, and projects
    • Conduct regular reviews of the business environment to identify real and potential risks
    • Design and implement risk reduction, mitigation and avoidance measures to address potential or identified risks
    • Develop and maintain networks within the Absa Group across critical areas, including but not limited to product owners, client coverage, and service.
    • Maintain high personal visibility with crucial influencers within the bank and externally promoting the credibility of self and the business’s growing capabilities.
    • Lead, develop, and motivate the Global Custody Operations team – including responsibility for performance management, development, under-performance, training, assuming reward and recognition, grievance cases, and discipline.
    • Appropriately resource the team to execute on the strategy by recruiting and attracting talent to the organization.

    Kindly send in your application if you have;

    • A Bachelor’s degree or similar
    • 10 plus years of Custody experience
    • Knowledge of regulatory and statutory requirements: PASA, SARB and Strate Rules
    • Knowledge and experience in Global Custody Settlements and Corporate Action processes


    • Bachelor`s Degrees and Advanced Diplomas: Business, Commerce and Management Studies (Required)
    • Absa Bank Limited is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. In compliance with the Employment Equity Act 55 of 1998, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups whose appointments will contribute towards achievement of equitable demographic representation of our workforce profile and add to the diversity of the Bank.

    Absa Bank Limited reserves the right not to make an appointment to the post as advertised

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Absa on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

  • Send your application

    Back To Home View All Vacancies at Absa

Career Advice

View All Career Advice

Subscribe to Job Alert


Join our happy subscribers

Send your application through

YahoomailYahoomail GmailGmail Hotmail Hotmail