Full time GBS MUTUAL BANK in Banking
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  • Post Date : January 12, 2022
  • Apply Before : January 28, 2022
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Job Description

Excellent career opportunity for an experienced financial services executive.


The GBS Mutual Bank is one of the oldest banks in South Africa, having commenced business as the Grahamstown Building Society in 1877. With its Head Office in the historical city of Makhanda, the Bank has branches in Gqeberha, Cape Town and Port Alfred. The Bank has built its reputation and operations on a solid foundation of honesty, integrity and an ethos which is uncompromising in serving its clients and members.


As the Managing Director, you will lead the executive team and be accountable for the implementation of the bank’s strategy and its associated business model. To achieve this, you have the ability to anticipate trends and capitalise on new opportunities. Your problem solving and effective decision-making skills will enable effective collaboration with all stakeholders to maintain a dynamic and sustainable bank, which embraces change and encourages transformation.


• Develop the strategic direction
• Encourage change management
• Lead the executive team
• Enable processes, systems, skills, structure and shared values
• Maintain an exemplary ethical culture
• Ensure a strong governance, risk and compliance framework
• Oversee key financial performance indicators
• Implement effective stakeholder management


As the Managing Director, you will possess significant experience in strategic and financial management. You will have a proven track record in the financial services sector. You will be a leader who is proactive and resilient, with a passion for hands-on management as befits a smaller sized bank. Your integrity and absolute commitment to the highest standards of corporate governance is unquestioned.
You will have a relevant post-graduate qualification with an emphasis on strategic, risk and financial management. You will have had at least ten years of experience in senior / executive management position/s, with a proven record of exceeding performance targets.


For further information on the GBS Mutual Bank and the requirements for this position, please visit

To be the Managing Director of this highly reputable Mutual Bank, please email your letter for motivation with a comprehensive CV to [email protected] before 28 January 2022.
Applicants not contacted by 11 February 2022 must assume their application was unsuccessful. The Bank reserves the right not to fill this position.