Job Announcement: Valuation Officer

Deadline: 4th June 2024

Position: Valuation Officer

Type: Full-time

Company: DFCU BANK

Reporting to: Senior Manager- Credit Support and Monitoring

Job Purpose:

Reporting to the Senior Manager- Credit Support & Monitoring, the role holder will be responsible for carrying out valuations and rendering quick and accurate professional property-related advice, opinion, expertise, and information to the Bank on/of Bank properties as well as those offered as collateral security in line with laid down controls and procedures and per Bank policies and Prudential Guidelines issued by the Central Bank and any other relevant regulatory requirements.

Location: Kampala

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide expert and tailored advice on a mixed portfolio of commercial and residential properties.
  • Manage the property valuation process and ensure quality delivery of work.
  • Expedite valuation of selected properties presented/proposed as security.
  • Improve the Bank’s quality of assets held as security through periodic property inspections.
  • Monitor the progress of ongoing bank-financed projects and recommend further disbursements.
  • Evaluate and monitor ongoing development projects.
  • Advise the Bank on major developments in the property market.
  • Establish, align, and manage target and budgeted goals.
  • Foster and enhance good business relations with Internal Clients and external clients.
  • Conduct industry-related research and development on an ongoing basis.

Qualifications, Experience, and Competencies Required:

  • Graduate/professional qualification in valuation surveying.
  • At least 2 years post-registration working experience in the industry in a similar position.
  • Sound knowledge of Banking processes and procedures.
  • Duly registered surveyor (of Uganda) and holder of a valid practicing certificate.
  • Self-drive, maturity, and a high degree of integrity and professionalism.
  • Good client and interpersonal relations.
  • Good interpretation and decision-making ability.
  • Ability to manage complex and multifaceted stakeholders.
  • Effective communicator and influencer.
  • Excellent negotiation and stakeholder management skills.
  • Good planning and organizational skills.
  • Excellent understanding of the Banking Act and prudential guidelines.
  • Excellent knowledge of the Mortgage Act.
  • Excellent knowledge of surveying and construction.
  • Good knowledge of banking products and evolving credit risk management systems.
  • Good understanding of legal risks and laws applicable to Banking and Finance relating to lending and credit documentation.

Application Details:

If you believe you meet the requirements as noted above, please forward your application with a detailed CV including your present position and copies of relevant professional/academic certificates (University Transcript, O & A level), by close of business on Tuesday 4th June 2024 to the email address indicated below:


DFCU BANK is committed to giving 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 300391.


Industry: Banking Location: Kampala

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