Area Assurance Officer Job at UBA

Area Assurance Officer Job at UBA

United Bank for Africa (UBA) is currently recruiting suitably qualified and interested candidates for the position of Area Assurance Officer. Learn about the job requirements, and how to apply.

About UBA

At UBA, we strongly believe that our people are critical to our success in building a sustainable and dominant business in the countries we operate in, across Africa and beyond. We go to great lengths to source, attract, recruit, develop and retain the best talent, wherever they may be in the world. To this end, we are always striving to:

– Provide a non-threatening environment that encourages and rewards role-model performance.

– Help our workforce maintain a healthy balance between work and their personal lives amongst others.

Job Objective(s)

To ensure the business office operations are in line with the Bank’s internal policies, and regulatory policies.


South (Port Harcourt)

Abuja & North Central (Makurdi , Lokoja)

North East & North West (Kaduna, Kano, Yola)

West ( Ibadan, Osogbo, Ilorin, Akure)

Lagos (Main land, Island & Epe)

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist business offices with compliance and regulatory issues, and provide counselling when required.
  • Improve control and awareness culture in the business offices.
  • Ensure that the ambience of the business office is maintained and kept customer-friendly at all times.
  • Monitor and ensure that open items in the GL accounts are current and reflect the true nature of the products recorded in them.
  • Ensure the integrity of transactions in Business offices, and report deviations/anomalies immediately.
  • Identify control lapses/policy breaches through control activities for process improvement/policy amendments.
  • Escalate cases of fraud, customer complaints, and staff disciplinary issues to the Area control manager, or responsible department.

Knowledge & Skills Required

  • Good knowledge of Accounting and Auditing.
  • Basic financial knowledge.
  • Knowledge of the banking sector, trends, and policies of financial regulators in Nigeria – CBN, NDIC.
  • Knowledge of the UBA’s banking policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Supervisory, and Investigation skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • High level of integrity and confidentiality.
  • Ability to maintain high level of awareness at all times.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision.
  • Problem solver.
  • Relationship management - should be able to maintain a customer friendly disposition at all times.
  • First degree in any field.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in banking operations, or in a Control related role.

Minimum Educational Qualification


Minimum years of work experience required

3 years


Interested and qualified applicants should follow the link below to submit CV and application letter for the position of Area Assurance Officer.

Application Deadline: Ends Friday, December 23rd, 2022


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