Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Recruitment for Digital & Innovation Associate

Share With Friends

  • Full Time
  • Lagos

Website Union Bank of Nigeria Plc

Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Recruitment for Digital & Innovation Associate, Interested and qualified candidates should see the job qualifications and apply. Click for more Jobs at Union Bank Nigeria

Job Title: Digital & Innovation Associate

Location: Lagos

Union Bank of Nigeria Plc

Union Bank of Nigeria (“UBN”) was established in 1917 and is one of Nigeria’s long-standing and most respected financial institutions, offering a portfolio of banking services to individuals, SMEs, commercial and corporate clients. With a robust geographical network comprising more than 300 service centres and over 950+ ATMs spread across Nigeria, we have remained committed to helping individuals, families and businesses grow for nearly a century.

Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Recruitment for Digital & Innovation Associate

Description / Responsibilities

The Innovation Associate will report to the Head of Digital and Innovation and play a key role in identifying and implementing projects consistent with our strategy and with significant impact throughout the Bank. Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Implement an internal innovation strategy that will include a consistent pipeline of ideas to solve the problem areas experienced across business units and functions as well as run internal innovation challenges that will see ideas within the pipeline through to implementation.
  • Develop business case and cost-benefit analysis to make the case for ideas, proposed partnerships or identified products or solutions for uptake by the bank
  • Conduct external innovation challenges aimed at supporting creative and innovative solutions to relevant social problems.
  • Drive an innovation culture within the bank through the implementation of relevant initiatives.
  • Support the development of board and senior management presentations including research related to macroeconomic indicators, banking industry and relevant policies, competitive landscape, emerging trends, market sectors, etc.
  • Identify, manage and track strategic partnerships for the bank (e.g. Fintechs and other technology partners) to address the problem areas faced by business units and functions, improving product/service offerings with the ultimate goal of improving the bottom line
    Support translation of the bank’s long-term strategy for the annual strategic review/refresh cycle and execution tracking
  • Establish an incubator type environment for new initiatives being developed, and assist the organization on approach, and potential adoption of relevant business concepts
  • Create and maintain an innovation community of past and present participants of the external challenges and Fintech’s within our network to ensure an ecosystem of diverse minds, coming together to share ideas and resources in the spirit of collaboration
  • Run top priority projects to materially improve the effectiveness and performance of the bank
  • Facilitate project management for implementation of initiatives across the organization
  • Coordinate and supervise detailed competitive, market, trend, economic and financial analysis to inform strategic decisions by top management.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


To apply for this job please visit www.linkedin.com.

Share With Friends

About the author