Program Manager (1 Position)

dfcu Bank is a fast growing Bank in Uganda offering a wide range of financial solutions to its chosen market segments. We are seeking to recruit a Program Manager in our Product Development and Innovation department to support our expansion strategy.

JOB TITLE: Program Manager (1 Position)

REPORTING TO: Head of Organisational Change

JOB PURPOSE: the role holder will manage the implementation of a given portfolio of planned projects to transform the Bank into a digital and process-oriented operation aimed at improving customer experience.



  • Manage the different project managers and teams assigned for the implementation of change initiative projects.
  • Manage the allocated projects to ensure they are delivered on time, within budget and meet the objectives set.
  • Project planning and prioritization.
  • Team management including undertaking the mandatory performance reviews, adequate staffing and coaching
  • Regular monitoring to ensuring that the approved change initiatives are adopted within the organization.
  • Develop process documentation for the assigned projects for referenceQualifications, Experience and Competencies required:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Computing, Commerce, Accounting or Business Statistics or another related field
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Adept at Financial Technology
  • A professional qualification in Banking and Project Management (e.g. Prince2)
  • Program management experience in a similar working environment, a banking environment is added advantage
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Project management skills
  • People management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills
  • Self-motivated

Application Details:
If you believe you meet the requirements as noted above, please forward your application with a detailed CV including present position and copies of relevant professional/academic certificates (University Transcript, O & A level), by close of business on Thursday 17th December 2018 to the email address indicated below

dfcu Bank is committed to give equal opportunities in employment and aims to ensure that it does not discriminate against gender or race. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted through +256 312 300469

Disclaimer: dfcu Bank does not solicit/accept payment in cash/kind from prospective candidates in exchange for shortlisting or job placement. Any candidate who engages in this kind of transaction is aiding and abetting fraud and will be automatically disqualified.


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