United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is one of Africa’s leading financial institutions, with operations in 19 African countries and 3 global financial centres: London, Paris and New York. From a single country organisation founded in 1949 in Nigeria UBA has grown to become a pan-African provider of financial services with over 11 million customers, through close to 1000 business offices and touch points globally.
In 2005, UBA was born through one of the biggest mergers on the African continent. capital markets with the business combination with Standard Trust Bank (STB) Plc. From the merger UBA has emerged as a Pan-African provides a full range of solutions and services that span the full value chain from retail to corporate. UBA is also the acclaimed leader in electronic payments in the sub-region.
We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:
Title: UBA Campus Ambassador Programme
UBA Campus Ambassador programme offers a unique opportunity for students of tertiary institutions in Nigeria and across Africa to be part of a dynamic and forward thinking Pan-African bank by representing the brand on campus.
The initiative is part of the bank’s commitment in developing creativity and leadership abilities amongst young people in the continent of Africa.
The programme is designed to be a learning experience and a highly rewarding one for selected students while providing them a platform to build their leadership capabilities and showcase their diverse talents.
Responsibilities for the UBA Campus Ambassador Role
Represent the UBA brand on campus
Build relationships on campus with the school authorities, faculty and student groups
Identify trends and opportunities that UBA can leverage on within the campus community
Provide insights that will help UBA better understand campus requirements unique to each region
Learn about UBA products/ services and promote their adoption within the campus
Plan and host fun events on campus to amplify the UBA brand
Implement various UBA initiatives within the campus
What Qualifies an Ambassador
Must be a registered full-time undergraduate student of any tertiary institution in Nigeria and Africa countries where UBA operates
Must be actively involved with student groups and influential within the campus community
Must have established social media presence with demonstrable followership
Should possess experience in engaging stakeholders within the school community
Should have the ability to gather feedback and provide innovative insights
Should be able to dedicate 3-4 hours weekly
Must be highly professional in general conduct
Should have a UBA account
What Does a Campus Ambassador Stand to Benefit
Development of Intellectual, leadership and creative skills through periodic training
Gift pack with UBA branded collaterals
Network and collaborate with other ambassadors from campuses across Africa
Career advisory, mentorship and interaction with managers in UBA
Free tickets to UBA events
Learn about UBA culture and career opportunities
Inclusion of UBA campus ambassador experience to your resume Awards
How to Apply
Qualified students are expected to log on to www.ubagroup.com/campusambassadors and complete an online form with required personal data and a motivation letter highlighting why they should be selected.
Other steps include:
Follow @ubagroup on Facebook, Twitter , Instagram and Youtube
Create a short video describing how your skills and experiences are relevant to the role
Upload the video on your social media page with the hash tag #UBACampusAmbassador
Ensure to tag or mention @UBAGroup in your post. Candidates with high engagement stand a chance to be fast tracked into the application process
UBA reserves the right to disqualify applicants and /or rescind ambassadorship accorded to any student if deemed to have contravened the terms and conditions of the programme.
Applications opens between September and Mid-December yearly.