Chikezie
Personal data and contacts will be open only to employers with access to CV database
Experienced manager
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 2005
Durham University Business School, UK
From 0 to 1999
Abia State University Uturu, Nigeria
No added languages

Experience

Financial Management Consultant
South Globe Ltd
January 2009 - Present Day (8 years 2 months)

 Sourced through effective networking new high value customers dealing more in foreign exchange transactions

 Determine with customer best way and/or currency to use money to improve future opportunities while avoiding financial shocks.

 Assist customers to review their organisations resource allocation, understanding what costs and why, freeing up potential cash for investment for resource/equipment for organisational growth in anticipation of future expenses.

 Management of customers’ foreign transaction risks by efficient and effective servicing of their needs.

 Advice on whether foreign financial investments are best done through equity or debt, incorporating the uncertainty involved in project forecasting and valuation.

 Ensuring that the customer is kept abreast of all transactional stages

 Handled all negotiation and procession of all foreign currency transactions on behalf of client.

 Anticipated based on knowledge of business cycles of some clients to improve service effectiveness and efficiency

 Wrote credit reports in line with client requirements & company policy guidelines; reviewing credit portfolio of client against the in-flow/outflow, proposing alternate solutions to maximize advantages to be gained

 Networked amongst exiting personal & business groups to increase portfolio

 Liaised with foreign correspondent banks to initiate, execute & maintain clients import/export facility requirements, with no disruption to account dynamics

Corporate Banking Manager
Diamond Bank Nigeria Plc
May 2008 - December 2008 (8 months)

Responsibility: Equity Investment, Credit Analyst, Projects Consultant in charge of blue chip accounts, both corporate and individual.

Administration Director
Wimpole Clinic
April 2007 - April 2008 (1 year 1 month)

Responsibility: Total day to day administration of the running of the 200 bed hospital, over 40 nursing staff as well as its IT infrastructure installation and upgrade

Team Manager, Credit Cards
Halifax Bank of Scotland Group Plc
October 2005 - March 2007 (1 year 5 months)

Responsibility: Relationship Management/Business Development, controlling a team of 20 staff

(Awarded best new sales staff in Credit Cards department by January 2006 & sent to watch the Brits Awards as prize. Also managed my team on behalf of Team Manager for another competition where we tied 1st position with another team in March 2006. This led to my being made Team Manager. Also awarded prize of all expenses paid trip to watch the 2006 World Cup quarter finals match for best sales by June 2006)

Credit Analyst/Control
Diamond Bank Nigeria Plc
July 2001 - August 2004 (3 years 1 month)

Responsibility: Relationship Management/Business Development/Asset Management, working with various teams and people who reported to me

Customer Services Officer
Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
August 2000 - June 2001 (10 months)

Relationship & People Management