We keep a healthy balance between work & personal live
At UBA, we strongly believe that our people are critical to our success in building a sustainable and dominant business in the countries we operate in, across Africa and beyond. We go to great lengths to source, attract, recruit, develop and retain the best talent, wherever they may be in the world. To this end, we are always striving to:
– Provide a non-threatening environment that encourages and rewards role-model performance.
– Help our work-force maintain a healthy balance between work and their personal lives.
– Provide competitive compensation and benefits that rank amongst the top-tier competitors in each of the countries we operate in.
– Ensure adequate avenues for career growth and exploration – whether functional or across country lines.
– Develop a culturally diverse pool of talented professionals, with the skills and mindset to deliver excellent results, in different markets and cultures, across the African continent and beyond.
We understand that the only way to get the best results and continually stay ahead of the curve is to continually sharpen our most important asset – our people. In commitment to this, in 2008, we set up the UBA Academy as a force to reckon with in continually training and developing our workforce, so they can continue to be at the fore-front of best-breed professionals in the world.
Our dedicated Learning and Development professionals are always on top of closing any detected competency gap in our work-force. UBA Academy adopts a mix of different learning methods ranging from e-learning programmes, class-room trainings to off-site trainings both locally and abroad. The Academy also issues a certificate upon successful completion of its modules and has successfully graduated 4 batches of Management Trainees from its rigorous trainee programme.
People and Culture
At UBA, we take our corporate culture very seriously and take proactive steps to enshrine it in the hearts of our employees. Our culture is defined by our core.
UBA runs a robust goal-driven Performance Management System which measures each employee’s performance against care-fully defined targets, their level of team-work and the organization’s performance. We strive to ensure that every employee understands how he contributes to the organization’s bottom-line. Asides measuring performance, our performance management system seeks to reward Role Model performance accordingly while at the same time, helping least performing Staff to get better on the job.
Compensation and Rewards
UBA strives to be among the top-tier industry competitor in terms of compensation, in each country it operates in. We understand the powerful impact of rewards can have in motivating role-model employees and teams, and thus strive to provide monetary and non-monetary rewards accordingly.
UBA Graduate trainee programme aims to inspire participants to discover the next stage of their lives after graduation. The mission is to facilitate new understanding and life-changing learning. Through our engaging classroom environment, participants will learn from industry experts, and cultivate a master’s level business mind.