Compliance Manager

at Finca Microfinance Bank
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted September 5, 2019
Category Finance
Job Type Full-time
Currency UGX


The Compliance Manager’s position is responsible for leading FINCA Uganda’s Compliance function, providing strategic direction and focus. The compliance Manager is responsible for the implementation and maintenance of a Compliance risk management frame work within the institution, he develops the institutions wide compliance coverage plans that help the institution remain compliant and avoid regulatory sanctions.


1. Provide strategic leadership and direction for the compliance department.
2. Perform general management activities in relation to the compliance and AML team
3. Implement and oversee a consistent operating framework across FINCA Uganda which satisfies the minimum standards for compliance risk management. This includes but not limited the use of technology, conducting effective processes, appropriate organization structure etc.
4. Oversee Implementation of the compliance and AML frameworks and monitor levels of compliance across FINCA Uganda network and manage correction of gaps.
5. Monitor that policies are applied consistently across all business units.
6. Keep the Managing Director and other senior executives informed of compliance matters which pose financial or reputational risks to FINCA Uganda.


general knowledge and understanding of banking, as well as legislation, rules and regulations impacting on banking.
Ability to influence Senior and Executive Management
Good knowledge of compliance and AML requirements and a sound appreciation of the overall regulatory agenda and objectives.
Good understanding and practice of financial laws

Experience Requirements

Minimum of 5 years work experience in a Financial/Banking sector at Management level

Education Requirements

Minimum of a degree in Business Studies or Administration – Accounting Option or Banking, professional qualifications like ACCA.
A Masters’ Degree will be an added advantage
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