Overview

Business Unit Manager- Markets

The Business Manager is a senior level position responsible for driving results through the management of a professional team.  The teams drives the overall administrative activities of a business.  These tasks may include managing external audits, business continuity activities or addressing regulatory issues.  The Business Manager may coordinate and manage activities such as the tracking of business financials, employee headcount and other administrative needs and ad-hoc projects as necessary.

Responsibilities:

Partner with local and regional business management team to ensure alignment of business goals
Manage a team by providing technical knowledge, coaching, evaluation, determining hiring etc.
Assist leadership and stakeholders with developing projects, determining strategies, and defining/providing metrics
Prepare materials, record minutes, and follow-up as needed on items for business committees and/ or regular business meetings
Seek out sources, track, consolidate and analyze ad-hoc and regular business requests
Drive implementation of business-driven projects across functions, working closely with relevant senior leadership
Provide input into and recommend technology change, process improvements and control framework enhancements
Seek out and ensure corrective actions are implemented for control related issues and remedial action is taken
Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm’s reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency, as well as effectively supervise the activity of others and create accountability with those who fail to maintain these standards.

Qualifications:

5+ years of relevant experience
Demonstrated expertise of Microsoft Office product suite; basic macro coding experience and proficiency in Microsoft Access and PowerPoint preferred
Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication skills

Education:

Bachelor’s degree/University degree or equivalent experience
Master’s degree preferred

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About Citi

Citibank N.A. Kenya has been operating in Kenya since 1974 and has two branches in Nairobi and Mombasa, serving Corporate and Institutional clients. Citibank Kenya is the regional hub for the Citi East Africa cluster, which covers Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Zambia. It's the only solely corporate bank in Kenya. Businesses Citi Kenya is structured around business segments, product groups, operations and technology and staff units. The business segment that caters to our diverse customer base is our Institutional Clients Group, which includes the global relationship banking services we provide for top-tier local corporate clients. As a part of our business focus and broader market reach, in 1999 we expanded our target market to cater to the emerging and vibrant middle and lower market tiers. We also have a financial institutions group that is responsible for our businesses with other banks, insurance companies and other non-banking financial institutions. We offer a range of banking services to companies, including commercial finance, inter-bank transactions, investment services, deposits, cash management and electronic banking. We assist our customers with managing their finances to increase the value of their investments and finance their projects. Citi Kenya also provides global transaction services, treasury and corporate finance services. Citi's mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients. We have 200 years of experience helping our clients meet the world's toughest challenges and embrace its greatest opportunities. We are Citi, the global bank - an institution connecting millions of people across hundreds of countries and cities.