Senior Relationship Manager – Sharjah & Norhten Emirates

JOB DESCRIPTION:Professional management & maintenance of corporate banking relations, being a senior representative of bank, in coordination with Head of Corporate Banking.


Work Management
  1. Maintain & manage an assigned portfolio with existing corporate clients to retain & grow their banking relationships in a profitable manner and in line with assigned business growth targets.
  2. Identify, solicit and acquire new corporate clients in line with approved corporate strategies for Assets, Liabilities & Trade.
  3. Negotiate appropriate credit lines in conformity with the Bank’s underwriting standards and risk adjusted targets after thorough analysis of information necessary for the preparation of a detailed credit proposal.
  4. Making regular visits to clients for both monitoring and business generation purposes. Such visits to be recorded by way of call reports which are to include all pertinent information in a timely manner.
  5. Conduct account planning with Client Service Team Members & cross selling other products & services to corporate clients to ensure multi-product relationship and greater Share of wallet. Facilitating other lines of business in exploiting business opportunities through referrals.
  6. Establish effective & professional communication (both internal and external) to ensure turnaround time within designated parameters and higher client satisfaction levels.
  7. Ensure timely and accurate credit administrations through timely completion of annual reviews and regular monitoring of financials, covenants and other parameters within the review cycle.
  8. Manage a team of Relationship Managers & Officers, set, agree and measure annual targets, provide professional advice, guidance, training & motivation to enhance their potential & capabilities to hold higher responsibilities, and conduct their performance reviews.
  9. Keep abreast of developments in the local business environment to spot business opportunities. Contribute to the planning process in order to develop corporate business strategies.
  10. Develop a strong level of local contacts with the local business and financial institutions community.


Degree in Economics or Finance or Business Management.


  • 10 – 12 years of experience in Corporate banking with 4-5 years of exposure to Corporate Banking in the UAE.  Ideally incumbent should have had exposure to one or more emerging markets.
  • Commercial acumen and ability to prepare plans and strategies are essential.
  • The ability to forge close relationships with external constituents as a senior representative of the bank.


  • Good command of English, Arabic language will be an added advantage.
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Report writing skills
  • Communications skills.
  • Negotiation skills


  • Communicating effectively
  • Thinking analytically
  • Team working
  • Customer focus
Note: you will be required to attach the following:1. Resume / CV
Business Unit:  Corporate Banking  Branches:  Sharjah Branch
Function:  Corporate Banking  Emirate/Area:  Dubai
Contract Type:  Permanent  Closing Date:  31-Oct-2014