Senior Officer- Credit Control & Sanction

3-5 years
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Job Description

Job Description

Job Purpose:

The role is responsible for Processing / Encoding of credit limits relating to credit facilities and ensure accurate detailing before inputting the same into the Bank's system. Further, he/she is responsible to comply with the approved terms and adhere to policies, process and procedures of FAB Head office, representative offices, international branches and regulators.

  • Process/ Encode credit limits and to ensure accurate detailing into the Banks Systems along with maintenance of Banks & Country Limits as per Credit Approvals Maintaining accuracy with regards to application of interest rates, commissions, fees and charges.
  • Process / Encode maintenance of CCIB obligor details based on the requests received from UAE and international branches in line with the local regulations of the respective jurisdictions.
  • Process / Prepare day to day transactions - Loan memos, Processing tickets, PPC discounting/ settlements, SVC etc
  • Process / Encode monthly activities such as annual review of credit limits in GLCMS
  • Process memos for provisioning of accounts, customer grade changes, suspension of interest and passing relevant write-off entries.
  • Prepare Liability/No Liability Certificates / Letters.
  • Ensure 100% satisfaction rating by internal customers by providing superior service quality, manage internal customer relationships and ensure that queries and exceptions are addressed efficiently with proactive measures.
  • Ensure timely response to service and support requests, queries, escalations and deficiency reports.
  • Stay abreast of latest developing concepts, new regulations by the UAE Central Bank, other legal entities and Corporate Credit guidelines
  • Ensure adherence to published Standard Operation Procedures (SOP), Service level agreements (SLA's) and understanding of relevant products, procedures and Delegation of Authority (DOA) of the Bank.
  • Support Team Leader (TL's) in distributing work among team members and ensure smooth flow of day-to-day transactions.
  • Ensure completion of (emails and other workflow management systems in use) daily task assigned in the Unit, to ensure task completions and update internal stakeholders accordingly.
  • Prepare instruction memos to Loan operations for disbursement, changes in repayment, settlements, maintenance and collection of various fees etc
  • Prepare instruction Memos to Client Service (CS) team for release of excess margin held against facilities as per approved terms.
  • Prepare instruction memos for amendment of interest rates of overdraft pricing linked to fixed deposits, deferring loan instalments, extending loan maturity date etc.
  • Process / Encode Bank and Country limits as per approval
  • Process upload of interest rates codes in Bank systems
  • Prepare various reports as and when requested by HO-CCU & Sanction/HO-CAD/Senior Management
  • Undertake special projects/assignments as and when requested by Line Manager/ HO-CCU& Sanction / HO- CAD/ Senior Management.
  • Report KRI's and Operational loss incidents in a timely manner.
  • Proactive engagement with key stakeholders and ensure operational continuity without any process breach
  • Recognize and highlight process enhancement opportunities.
  • Adherence to the leave management plan, ensure adequate back-ups for self and team members
  • Ensure timely updating of all control / activity trackers in the unit.
  • Timely archiving of transactional documents as per Unit's process.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Policies, Systems, Processes & Procedures

Follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures, and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.

Demonstrate compliance to organization's values and ethics at all times to support the establishment of a value drive culture within the bank.

  • Continuous Improvement

Contribute to the identification of opportunities for continuous improvement and sustainability of systems, processes and practices considering global standards, productivity improvement and cost reduction.

  • Reporting

Assist in the preparation of timely and accurate statements and reports to meet department requirements, policies and quality standards.

Job Context:

  • Zero Loss NIL near miss / income leakage event target zero high risk error
  • Target zero complaints, minimum 95 % adherence to TAT standards as agreed with business. Achieve more than 90% satisfaction score in the internal customer survey.
  • Nil unauthorized breaches in Policy/regulatory requirements and SOPs. Satisfactory rating in all audits - INA/RMU/ORC
  • Nil breaches in housekeeping (reconciliations, tracers, activity tracker, etc.).
  • NIL critical findings in regulatory /external/internal audits.
  • No. of PI (process improvement) proposals found beneficial by management. No. of successful PIs implemented.
  • Work with the line manager in introducing strong tools/processes to identify/ease BAU risks attached to the unit.
  • Pursue opportunities for enhancing operative efficiencies along with adequate monitoring
  • Ensure excellent housekeeping standards at all times


Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor's degree or related discipline.

Minimum Experience

Relevant experience in the banking sector with at least 3 years in similar positions of progressively increasing managerial responsibilities in the credit facility function.




credit limits
interest rates codes
Liability/No Liability Certificates
workflow management systems
operational loss incidents
annual review
control / activity trackers
leave management plan
customer grade changes
process enhancement opportunities

FAB, the UAE&#8217&#x3B;s largest bank and one of the world&#8217&#x3B;s largest financial institutions offers a an extensive range of tailor-made solutions, and products and services, to provide a customised banking experience. Through its strategic offerings, it looks to meet the banking needs of customers across the world via its market-leading Corporate and Investment Banking and Personal Banking franchises.
Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, in Khalifa Business Park, the bank&#8217&#x3B;s international network spans over 19 countries, across the world, providing the global relationships, expertise and financial strength to support local, regional and international businesses seeking to do business at home and abroad. In line with its commitment to put customers first, to Grow Stronger, FAB will continually invest in people and technology to create the most customer-friendly banking experience and will support the growth ambitions of its stakeholders across the global network in which the bank operates.

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