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Bank Manager and Branch Manager

Manage the day to day operational activities of a bank branch, building society, credit union or other financial institution.

Overview

Bank and branch managers are responsible for the general operations, budgeting, staffing and expenditure for their financial institution or branch.

Work is in a bank or the branch of a financial institution.

Suits people with good leadership and communication skills who are comfortable working with numbers. Applied knowledge of maths, economics, accounting and administration is important.

Day-to-day

  • plan and direct the collection of financial and accounting information
  • prepare budgets, reports and statutory returns
  • present budget proposals and reports to governing and regulatory bodies
  • advise on the effective use of resources and the financing of capital expenditure
  • manage employees in their performance of the daily operations of the institution.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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