Uganda Banker’s Association Head Research & Market Development Jobs in Uganda

Uganda Banker’s Association Head Research & Market Development Jobs in Uganda

Reporting to the Executive Director and serving as senior management team member, the Head Research & Market Development (HRMD) will be responsible for leading UBA’s Research & Market Development Directorate to support initiatives & interventions proposed for the banking & financial sector.


• To develop and lead high quality policy development initiatives and research on the banking sector, including trends, key issues & drivers impacting on or influencing the industry and national processes and discussions therein.
• To develop research partnerships in banking & finance, in collaboration with other agencies (local, regional, international including academia) and research networks to enable UBA generate new and original policy insights.
• Provide the directorate of Communications & Corporate Affairs with raw material for appropriate and effective national influencing and stakeholder management.
• To develop and deliver advocacy strategies to influence relevant stakeholders and achieve policy changes at industry and national level.
• To monitor trends in the external environment, and identify opportunities to promote UBA's objectives.
• To organize, arrange for or represent UBA at high level research & advocacy meetings, the proposed UBA Annual Bankers Conference, through cross-organizational working groups and civil society networks.
• Produce & disseminate research findings, publications, bulletins, position papers etc as appropriate.


  • An academic qualification at post-graduate level or equivalent experience on issues directly related to Economics, Finance & Banking.
    • At least 5-8 year’s significant track record and publishing of policy analysis, advocacy and research in Economics,
    Banking & Finance with a proven interest and locus on applied research.
    • Knowledge and experience of research, analysis and policy related to banking & finance, including public fiscal & monetary policy issues.
    • An ability to link research and policy debates, and communicate effectively with a variety of non-specialist audiences.
    • Strong writing & presentation skills, with a proven ability to produce high quality reports and briefings against a timeline.
    • A proven ability to establish and maintain a network of policy and research relationships in Finance & Banking, and to harness these relationships to achieve policy change,
    • Experience of effective team work and outstanding inter
    • personal communication skills
    • Ability to operate within an administratively self-servicing environment.
    • Good contacts in the relevant fields, including the work of academic/research contacts with Regulators, DFIs, NGOs, & other international agencies.
    Job Education Requirements: Post-graduate level

    How to apply

    Apply to: Uganda Bankers’ Association.
    PM 2702, Block 244, Nyangweso Road, Off Kironde: Rd, Tankhill Muyenga.
    P.0. Box 8002, Kampala Mail to: Deadline of application 10th October, 2019

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