Branch Manager

  Afghan United Bank
  Afghanistan Unspecified 1100
Date Posted:Jan 4, 2011
Closing Date:Jan 19, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Banking
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Afghan United Bank:


Afghan United Bank is a local bank, licensed by the Afghanistan Central Bank in 2007. Currently this bank has 10 branches across the country. The bank provides various banking products to its clients and customers including Islamic Banking. According to the mid-term strategy of the bank, the branch network and operation of this company will be expanded rapidly in the coming 1 year time. For more information kindly visit: or

Job Summary:

The Branch Manager is responsible for the administration and efficient daily operation of a full service branch office, including operations, lending, marketing, customer service and security and safety in accordance with the Bank's objectives/policies. The Branch Manager is ultimately responsible for the profitability and productivity of the branch.

Duties & Responsibilities:

1.Provides a superior level of customer relations and promotes the sales and service culture through coaching, guidance and staff motivation.
2.Achieves individual and branch goals through new business sales, referrals and retention of account relationships.
3.Creates a friendly environment in the branch that keeps customers and employees happy, and keeps the business and deposit base growing.
4.Conducts performance evaluation of the branch staff and provide them regular feed-back in order to improve staff’s skills and capabilities.
5.Gives merit to an employee who has done a big contribution in deposit, sales and operation in order for others to follow the example.
6.Setsand follows standards and professionalism for keeping the customers satisfied.
7.Handles the cases of customer complaints which have been escalated from the Branch Operation Manager.
8.Conducts daily sales and operation assessments and monitors every transaction made in the branch.
9.Makes sure that the price of the products or services offered by the branch is competitive and in line with management directives.
10.Sends reports to the Branches General Manager and provides updates of the business status.
11.Controls and reports branch losses, such as loss resulting from incidents such as clerical error or forgery.
12.Participates in community affairs as representative of the Bank and to increase the Bank's visibility and to enhance new and existing business opportunities.
13.In charge of the sanitation and promotes cleanliness in the office.
14.Performs other tasks related to business management whenever required.

Job Requirement:

University degree, preferably in Business Management field.
•At least 3years experience in managerial level.
•Past managerial experience in Banking will be an advantage.
•Needs to be a leader, a problem-solver and be goal-oriented.
•Ability to analyze and improve processes.
•Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills and computer literacy.
•Professional and innovative.
•Persuasiveness and disciplined.

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