Director of planning, research and policy

Dar es Salaam Full Time Banking & Finance
TSh Confidential
1 week ago

Job Summary

A client seeks to hire a qualified candidate for the position of a DIRECTOR OF PLANNING, RESEARCH AND POLICY

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 8 years

Job Description

 Nature and Scope: The successful candidate will report to the Managing Director. He/She will be responsible for coordinating the planning of the bank programs and activities, research and advisory services as well as policy-related matters for the bank.
 Key Responsibilities
 ⦁ Co-ordinate development of the bank's long term strategy and corporate plans, and to monitor their implementation including conducting periodic plan reviews; 
 ⦁ Prepare policies and guidelines on the formulation of plans, setting of targets, performance measurement and reporting thereof; 
 ⦁ Co-ordinate development of performance management standards i.e. indicators and targets in all functional units with respect to set objectives;
 ⦁ Co-ordinate preparation of plan performance reports for submission to management and recommend on performance improvement measures; 
 ⦁ Manage continuous business process improvements and coordinate the preparation of policies, procedures and operational manuals, and to be the custodian of them; 
 ⦁ Identify and asses resource needs (quality and quantity) and measures to acquire them; 
⦁ Provide advice on the preparation of programs intended to facilitate business processes; and recommend organizational strategies and changes as may be considered necessary; •
 ⦁ Maintain a corporate knowledge management framework; 
 ⦁ Prepare plans and budgets for the division;
 ⦁ Prepare terms of reference and provide overall co-ordination for work by consultants, e.g. to review and propose a legal and regulatory framework suitable for the bank including the prudential guidelines, as well as any other consultancies related to the bank's business strategy;
 ⦁ Coordinate and carry out research aimed at enriching the bank's knowledge and information base to facilitate implementation of its vision, mission and objectives;
 ⦁ Identify and manage line-of-business changes and build on ongoing partnerships with government leaders, key stakeholders and business partners for effective change management.;
 ⦁ Co-ordinate the bank's efforts aimed at establishing and maintaining collaborations and partnerships with other development banks for the purpose of sharing knowledge and business; 
 ⦁ Conduct and facilitate training programs on corporate planning;
 ⦁ Develop and manage the bank's relationship with various stakeholders, government offices and the public;
⦁ Monitor and report on implementation of management decisions and directives regarding the bank's strategy and corporate plan; 
 ⦁ Carry out any other related duties as may be assigned to him/her by the Managing Director from time to time.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience: 
 ⦁ Master's Degree/Postgraduate qualifications in Economics. Business Administration, Finance or related discipline; 
 ⦁ At least 8 years working experience of which 4 must be in a senior position in related field; 
 ⦁ Significant experience in strategic planning/project management; 
 ⦁ Knowledge of data analysis software/programmers; 
 ⦁ Leadership. motivation and people management skills; 
 ⦁ Strong written and communication skills with ability to write documentation in a concise and focused style;
⦁ High developed Computer skills.

 Qualified candidates should apply in writing to or lodge their applications at the address shown below, enclosing: 
 1. Application letter showing how they meet the requirements of the position; 
 2. An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae; J.
3.Contacts stating name in full, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of the candidate; .
 4. Copies of relevant certificates I 
5. Names and full contacts of three (l) referees. 
 Closing date: Applications should reach the undersigned not later than 4.00 pm on Friday, 1st June 2018. 

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