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  • Posted: Jan 28, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Lets find opportunities together. Lets get it done. As a subsidiary of The Bidvest Group Limited, were an entrepreneurial bank that seeks out the opportunities and market gaps which traditional banking often ignores. By being flexible and nimble, were able to service our customers better than anyone else. How? We understand that no two individuals are ali...
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    Provide general treasury services to the corporate clients and internal customers of Bidvest Bank
    Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)
    Management of costs and budgets Provide competitive pricing to internal and external customers.
    Ensure that all trades are executed profitably for the Bank

    • Manage and control efficiencies to alleviate losses

    • Monitor and manage operational costs monthly
      Revenue Generation

    • Trade profitably for the bank

    • Profit generation through the efficient management of currency risk

    • Ensure pricing is correct
      Cost saving & revenue initiatives

    • Pursue potential cost saving / revenue enhancement initiatives for the Bank where applicable
      Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)
      Customer Service and Daily operations

    • Provide expert advice and input to other Departments and Units regarding the Treasury Office Operations and processes and procedures involved

    • Assist and advise internal departments on new initiatives that may impact or be influenced by investments, currencies and markets

    Internal Clients
    - Build and maintain relationships with the following divisions:
    - Back office (daily operational issues)
    - Middle office (risk management - are trades within mandates)
    - Finance
    - Credit (breaching of limits and mandates)
    - Deposits and investments
    - Compliance (new agreements and legal requirements)
    - Bulk note
    - Retail
    External Clients

    • Deal with Corporate clients directly;

    • Interbank (foreign, local);

    • Maintain professional relationships and the reputation of the bank in terms of trading;

    • Provide economic commentary based on dealing room views;

    • Service needs of Intermediaries.
      Service Excellence Manage the day to day operations with due cognisance of:

    • Levels & quality of service delivery as experienced by internal & external stakeholders.

    • Responsiveness: Speed of responses, reaction time, going the extra mile, turnaround time

    • Degree of customer satisfaction from customers

    • Output results from "client servicing" activities. Includes value of advice to customers &/or stakeholders

    • Assist with the review of funding plans and contingency and recovery plans

    • Daily liaison with all relevant Stakeholders, advise on risks

    • Ensure policies are adhered to and reviewed when market or regulatory changes occur

    • Communicate possible changes to all departments and advise Executives to facilitate decision making

    Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)

      Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)

    • Ensure that there are no high risk findings for the unit and its processes and risks are mitigated

    • Assist internal and external audit where required

    • Implement audit recommendations (if any)

    • Action monthly reconciliations as required
      Operational Excellence

    • Ensure trading errors are kept to a minimum to minimize risk to the bank

    • Ensure all daily and monthly regulatory requirements are met

    • SAOINA report completed daily

    • Set retail branch rates on a daily basis

    • Quote on FX paynet

    • Book deals on OPICS (booking, extending and reversing deals)

    • Book deals on Merlin (branches)
      Investments and Trades

    • Handle all operational procedures relating to trades and investments

    • Maximize profits and minimize risk within acceptability through - market making, positioning and trading within approved limits and policies and procedures

    • Build and maintain key relationships by meeting with other main role-players in industry

    • Maintain close relationships with other firms in order to support business in this area

    • Keep up-to-date with interest rate movements and currency fluctuations internationally through daily studying of country and international economic indicators, etc.

    • Responsible for FX products across spot markets

    • Provide prices, upon request

    • Maintain deal record daily

    • Update relevant systems and ensure hedging takes place where risks identified
      Risk Management

    • Comply with internal and external regulatory requirements

    • Help establish and monitor the risk control framework for interest rate risk in the banking book

    • Assist the chief dealer with drafting and compiling monthly reporting to MANCO, EXCO Transaction reporting and trend analysis

    • Stats, time management, capacity versus volume versus output and quality
      Process Management

    • Raise and discuss any issues regarding system/process weaknesses as identified for internal systems and controls to be implemented

    • Communication to ensure the required departments apply the correct procedures identified

    • Improve processes, turnaround times and controls within Treasury within sphere of responsibility
      System Development

    • Provide input into new systems based on experience in Bank and Bank's Systems and IT knowledge

    • Intellectual property

    • Developing new products for bank
      Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)

    • Keeping abreast of own development and ensure exposure is gained based on development areas

    • Maintain skill set by undertaking relevant training throughout the year

    • Provide training to new FXPaynet consultants with reference to treasury matters

    • Provide training to retail consultants

    • Provide environment where employees can apply what they have learned

    • Develop training and encourage career advancement
      REQUIREMENTS (What is required to perform the Essential Duties)
      Minimum Ideal
      Qualifications B Com or equivalent Degree in Accounting or Economics ACI Dealing Certificate
      Experience 2 years' dealing experience and thorough knowledge of trades and investments
      3 years' in similar role Industry and Role
      Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required (Competencies & level of competencies)
      Minimum Ideal

    • Knowledge and experience in liquidity and interest rate risk management at a large financial institution

    • Knowledge of and experience with Bank regulations for liquidity, capital and interest rate risk management

    • Knowledge of balance sheet analytics

    • Knowledge of Local and International Banking Industry regulations

    • Sound and independent judgment. Ability to balance

    • Attention to detail

    • Financial acumen

    • Internal Policies and Procedures

    • Ability to operate effectively under pressure

    • Attention to detail

    • Good communication skills

    • Resourceful

    • Proficient in all relevant Banking systems

    • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact

    • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team

    • Progressive Thinker

    • Diligent

    • Meticulous

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office

    • Ability to identify weaknesses in the control environment and implement change

    • Advances Excel skills) - Same as minimum
      WORKING CONDITIONS (office bound/on-site/travel)
      Office Bound

    Desired Skills:

    • Attention to detail

    • communication skills.

    • resource

    • Finance

    • Microsoft

    • policies

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    Card Fraud Manager


    Manage and lead a team of Card Fraud Investigators and Analysts which will include investigating matters relating to card fraud for both issuing and acquiring - Fraud, Identified Risks and Dispute's by analysing, planning, mitigating, investigating, organizing and responsibly managing the operational area for rigorous fraud detection, investigations and disputes while protecting Customers and the Bank.

    Drive the culture of operational excellence by creating a high-performance team whilst keeping the Customer / Merchants / Business at the heart of all that we do.

    Be accountable for ensuring high quality, differentiating and efficient service is provided to customers and/or merchants. This includes but is not limited to incident management, monitoring, incident analysis, motivating, gap identification, directing, enabling, recognizing, enhancing information to support investigations and mitigation of risks.

    Fraud Risk Assessment, Fraud Risk reviews, Intelligence Driven Investigations and Prosecution in support to Bank in relation to Card Fraud for both issuing and acquiring.

    Coaching, counselling and training staff while developing problem-solving capabilities and creating an environment within which the team will be able to deliver the expectations. Manage and support a high-performance Card investigation team by encouraging inclusivity and transparency.

    Keep abreast of trends and developments to prevent, detect crime and mitigate business risks which could have an impact within Card Fraud Monitoring and Investigation Operations.

    Key Performance Area (KPA) Key Performance Indicator (KPI)
    - Limit potential losses to the Bank and ensuring that laid down processes are adhered to

    Desired Skills:

    • Communication

    • Flexible

    • Confidentiality

    • Report Writing

    • Computer Skills

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    Finance Manager


    Bidvest Bank is looking for a Finance Manager for their Personal and Business Banking department.

    Primary Purpose:

    Finance Managers will focus on partnering, forward looking, large scale and/or high-impact commercial and investment decisions and support effective financial planning within their area of responsibility. They will work alongside key business decision makers, influencing and shaping financial plans and advising on future direction and investment choices.


    • Develop investment appraisals for strategic grow within the Business

    • Monitor Performance to ensure no revenue leakage

    • Develop profitability to ensure products are develop as profitable as possible

    • Month end review to ensure all entries is correct before month end close

    • Review Recons / Invoice process to ensure controls are in place

    • High level design on mapping of the GL

    • Manage the budget process within the business units

    • Review strategic plans of business owners and drive profitability within planning

    • Develop Pricing models to ensure that profitability can be measured

    • Develop and manage reporting within the business units

    • Develop business intelligent reporting to support business growth and focus

    • Projects dependent on business needs and case evaluation

    • ABC costing improving the accuracy of reporting

    • GL mapping for reporting

    • Work alongside key business decision makers, influencing and shaping financial plans and advising on future direction and investment choices.

    • Working alongside Business owners on strategic pricing within the product houses

    • Working with Financial control department to ensure GL allocation is correct and in working order.- Manage cash flow of Deposits, working with stakeholders to ensure all information is collected

    • Close relationship with business owners on strategic planning of budgets within all BU in customer solution- Identify with Business owners' areas to focus on for more deep dive analysis- Build strategic plans with business owners

    • Design and develop reporting concept work closely with other department to implement reporting- Review and advise on changes on central reporting packs- Work closely with BPM to submit reporting on deadlines

    • Development of Financial model for new initiatives and presented at project steerco

    • Monthly management of opstats and closing of financial informationFlash commentary explaining performance of the business Identify areas for improvement on risk and controlsFocus on revenue leakage within customer solutions

    • Manage planning process end to end for customer solutionDevelop reporting on financial planningReview board reporting and submit changes

    • Review monthly pack for insight into the business- Run monthly reporting pack and drive performance with business owners- Drive cost management within customer solution

    • Keeping abreast of own development and ensure exposure is gained based on development areas

    • Provide training and development to staff


    • B.Com / CA (SA) / ACMA/ACCA

    • 5 + years' previous experience in personal and business banking

    • Thorough understand of operations in the bank

    • 6+ years' experience in similar industry and role

    Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

    • Ability to identify weaknesses in the control environment and implement change

    • Understand the operations of the various systems within the bank and how these feed into the reporting system

    • Attention to detail

    • Financial acumen

    • Internal policies and procedures

    • Ability to operation effectively under pressure

    • Good communication skills

    • Resourceful

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Advanced Excel skills)

    • Power BI proficiency and automation

    • Data extraction language proficiency e.g Sequel

    Desired Skills:

    • Financial Management

    • Personal banking

    • Business banking

    • Power BI

    Desired Work Experience:

    • 5 to 10 years Banking

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    IT Developer


    Bidvest Bank is looking for an IT Developer

    Maintenance of existing applications and development of new applications.



    • Levels & quality of service delivery as experienced by internal & externalstakeholders.

    • Interprets business/customer requirements to provide timeous solutions.

    • Responsiveness: Speed of responses, reaction time, going the extra mile, turnaroundtime

    • Degree of customer satisfaction from customers

    • Attend to change of applications and reports.

    • Trouble-shoot and fix problems with applications and processes.


    • Develop and maintain systems in terms of quality, proper documentation, as well as conformance to Enterprise architecture plan.

    • Delivering developmental efforts on time.

    • All developmental efforts must be concluded within the Change Control process.

    • Adhere to coding standards

    • Adhere to source control policies & guidelines


    • Contribution to making the department a great place to work

    • Contribution to teamwork (Level of teamwork, accountability, delivery, quality &speed of information shared, contribution to efficiency & effectiveness of area.

    • Effort to forge & maintain quality inter-personal relationships.

    • Take accountability for the achievement of operational objectives within own area ofcontrol

    • Support and drive the business's core values

    • Maintain a positive attitude and drive

    • Promote harmony and teamwork

    • Promote the sharing of knowledge

    • Show willingness to help others

    • Open to feedback and constructive criticism of performance

    • Assist support staff in resolving helpdesk calls

    • Receiving ad-hoc requests from internal as well as external parties and thenresponding appropriately

    • Take ownership for driving own career development

    • Development of knowledge base and Intellectual Property

    • Stay abreast of the current and forthcoming technologies


    • National Diploma (ComputerProgramming or similar)

    • BSc Information Technology or Computer Science

    • MCSD (Microsoft Certified Systems Developer)

    • 3 - 10 years' experience in Systemsdesign, development and implementation

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

    Technical Skills:

    • C# [URL Removed]

    • SQL Server

    • MVC / ASP.Net

    • WCF / WebAPI

    • Entity Framework

    • Problem Solving

    • Unit Testing

    • HTML / JavaScript

    • AngularJS

    • Team Foundation Server / VSTS / Azure DevOps

    • K2 Blackpearl

    • Azure

    • Mobile Development

    • WPF

    • SQL Server Reporting Services

    • .Net Core

    Behavioural skills:

    • Attention to Detail

    • Time Management

    • Teamwork

    • Initiative

    • Adaptability

    • Conformity

    • Communication

    Working conditions:
    Based at Bidvest Bank offices in Sandton

    Desired Skills:

    • IT Developer

    • C#

    • SQL Server

    • MVC

    • ASP.Net

    • WCF

    • WebAPI

    • Problem Solving

    • K2 Blackpearl

    • Azure

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    Credit Analyst


    To assess and process applications for Lending Applications as well as monitor various other collateral functions.


    • Support and educate sales people on compiling credit applications

    • Continuous improvement of the quality of applications submitted to credit

    • Assessing, analyzing and interpreting complication financial information

    • Completing loan application forms and submitting to loan committees for approval

    • Analyze credit data and financial statements to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money

    • Work with the credit department to improve processes

    • Take ownership of approved facilities, monitor drawdown and availability of facilities

    • Prepare reports that include the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money

    Generate financial ratios, using computer programs, to evaluate customers' financial status

    Stakeholder Management

    • Build relationships with customers - internal and external.

    • Collection of financial information from internal and external clients

    • Gathering information about clients

    • Determine credit worthiness of applicants

    • Evaluate customer records and recommend payment plans based on earnings, savings data, payment history and purchase activity

    • Consult with customers to resolve complaints and verify financial and credit transactions.

    • Build relationships with internal stakeholders by attending meetings and supporting their strategies

    • Contribute to external client satisfaction by sharing knowledge and developing skills of client service team members and other stakeholders.

    Support the achievement of SLA standards by understanding client needs; providing guidance and recommendations and responding timeously.

    Internal Process

    • Process and assess Credit Applications - New and reviews

    • Manage reviews and drive process

    • Assess credit risk and establish credit limits

    • Review existing portfolio to ensure alignment with Bank's credit policy and to identify cross-sell opportunities by gathering and analyzing relevant information

    • Manage collateral requirements

    • Various reporting functions

    • Support function to other departments

    • General credit administration.

    • Helping enhance the quality of credit applications

    • Using credit-scoring systems for small credit amounts

    • Keeping company credit exposures within set risk bearing limits

    • Undertaking risk analysis by developing statistical models

    • Complete a thorough, in-depth analysis of new credit requests, credit change requests, renewals and annual relationship reviews.

    • Recommend risk rating changes when analysis merits

    • Ensure that all credit files are complete, identify any documentation deficiencies, and report to credit administration as needed for timely solution

    Maintain a good working knowledge of the Bank's lending policies and procedures and identify exceptions to policy.


    BComm degree in Business Management/Finance/Accounting or related field


    3 years within a banking/financial environment with related experience


    • Finance knowledge and ability to read financial statements

    • Accounting principles

    • Prioritizing

    • Problem solving

    • Organised

    • Professionalism

    • Confidentiality

    • Assertiveness

    • Cost conscious

    • Motivated

    • Ability to work under pressure

    • Integrity

    • Vision

    Desired Skills:

    • team player

    • Innovative

    • Quality Orientation

    • Finance knowledge

    • Ability to read financial statements

    • Microsoft Word

    • Microsoft Excel

    • Independent

    • accounting principals

    • Attention to detail

    • Good verbal and written communication

    • Cost Control

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