Senior Director - Corporate Banking, Africa (French Speaking)

  • Job Reference: CJ505
  • Date Posted: 27 April 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £150,000 to £170,000
  • Sector: Relationship Management, Trade & Commodity Finance, Transaction Banking
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Craig Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 207 240 0760

Job Description

A London based international Bank seek to recruit a senior, French speaking Corporate Banker, to lead their Corporate Banking division from the front. This person will oversee strategic input/development across a number of lending markets, covering Sub-Saharan Africa.


  • Develop and execute the banks corporate banking strategy, policies & procedures across numerous lending markets (i.e. Corporate Coverage and other structured finance areas)
  • Senior client relationship management, business development and transaction execution
  • Review and innovate Corporate Banking/Structured Finance products and services
  • Lead, manage and motivate a coverage team comprised of senior and junior individuals
  • Set internal business targets and KPI's
  • Implement effective staff training and development programs
  • Work alongside other internal departments to ensure all strategic & regulatory requirements are met

Key Skills:

  • 10+ years experience in Corporate/Commercial Banking
  • Extensive experience covering African markets
  • Able to lead and manage a successful coverage team
  • Able to develop & implement high-level business strategy