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Friday, July 5, 2019

Financial Modelling Analyst Job at DFCU Bank - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Financial Modelling Analyst [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Banking , Category: Accounting&Finance ]

Jobs at: DFCU Bank

Deadline of this Job:
9th July 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, July 04, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
DFCU Bank seeks to fill the vacant positions of Business Analyst, Financial Modelling Analyst, Pricing and Capital Management Officer, Pricing and Capital Management Officer, Manager – Management Reporting & Head of Data Analytics in the CFO domain. Details are as below; Reporting to the Head of Data Analytics, the role holder will build financial (predictive and descriptive) models to support business strategy and decision-making accuracy, as well as sustaining the models in adherence to the Model governance framework. .

• Build financial models (predictive and descriptive) using historical data and providing forecasts based on various industry-related operating metrics to predict/quantify risk, discover opportunities, and identify warning signs early.
• Sustain the models by updating them to cater for changes in business.
• Applying appropriate sensitivity and scenario analysis to support and improve accuracy of business decisions and actions.
• Accurate modelling of business scenarios and portfolios, developing new transaction models and enhancing the existing models.
• Analyzing and identifying data requirements that relate to derivation rules and model tracking.
• Identifying the key financial and non-financial risks, recommending actions for mitigation of those risks.
• Training colleagues to ensure that they are well equipped to mine value from analytics and to support business growth

Job Skills: Not Specified

• Bachelor’s Degree in in financial mathematics or related field
• MSc Financial Engineering is an added advantage
• Professional qualification in Accounting/Finance (CFA or ACCA) is an added advantage
• Excellent maths and analytical skills
• 5 years’ experience in a similar field
• Ability to use complex modelling techniques
• Knowledge of SQL (Studio Mgt skills)
• R programming, proficiency with Visual Studio or Power BI
• Knowledge of other programming languages advantageous

Job Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree
Job Experience Requirements: 5 years

Job application procedure
If you believe you meet the requirements as noted above, please forward your application with a detailed CV including present position and copies of relevant professional/academic certificates, by close of business on Tuesday 9th July 2019 to the email address indicated below;
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Please note that all recruitment terms and conditions as stated in the HR Policies and Procedures Manual shall apply

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