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BE - Business Manager to the Country Executive

Your future employer

ABN AMRO Bank NV Belgium specializes in Private Banking, Corporate Banking and is the market leader in the Diamond sector. From our headquarters in Berchem and Ghent, and offices in Antwerp, Hasselt, Brussels, Courtrai, Bruges and Tournai, we are actively building a modern, innovative and sustainable bank that is close to its clients. We offer innovative products and services to both individuals and companies. 

ABN AMRO Bank NV Belgium belongs to the ABN AMRO Bank NV Group, one of the largest banks in the Netherlands. Internationally, we have a leading position in a number of specialized markets such as Private Banking, Corporate & Institutional Banking, Diamond & Jewelry Clients and Wealth Management.

Your future context

To support the Country Executive of ABN AMRO Bank Belgium we are looking for a full-time Business Manager at our Antwerp office.

As Business Manager you will support the Country Executive in the day-to-day organisation of ABN AMRO Bank - Belgian Branch.  In this role, you will act as a trusted advisor and sparring partner, you will be responsible for substantive and tactical/strategic support in the broadest sense, in the performance of tasks and responsibilities.

Your future role

  • Strategic decision support
    • Actively develop, define and monitor the implementation of strategic initiatives based on insight and input Country Executive
  • Business Management
    • Monitor the Country Executive KPIs as well as companies KPIs (Business, Risk, Audit & Compliance)
    • Prepare, take minutes of and follow up actions from the Belgian Management Team meetings: advise on the agenda and monitor the quality of submitted documents in close cooperation with the Belgian Management Team and the Executive Assistant.
    • Maintain and update stakeholder documentation such as: Country Navigator the Governance of the Belgian Branch (Corporate Secretariat)
    • Initiate, set-up and execute special assignments
    • Prepare stakeholder visits (internal/external) to the Belgian Branch
    • Prepare visit of the Country Executive to key stakeholders
    • Prepare content Townhalls


Our ideal colleague


  • You hold a Master’s degree in Business, Law or other relevant field or have at least
    8 years work experience, financial knowledge and a broad knowledge of the (private) banking world
  • You have knowledge of English - knowledge of Dutch and/or French is a plus.
  • You are able to master broad knowledge and a wide range of different topics: regulatory, product, systems, processes, procedures and have experience in regulatory / compliance processes
  • You are stress resistant, analytical, targeted. You have the ability to anticipate rapidly on changing circumstances both inside and outside the bank, which often involve high time pressure in a complex, international environment, where you regularly act autonomously and take decisions within your mandate or escalate in a timely manner.
  • You have good communication skills both oral and written, being able to translate difficult messages to a wider audience
  • You are as a Business Manager expected to be available under almost all circumstances and if necessary also outside regular working hours.
  • You are organisational, human, relational and discreet
  • You have excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Powerpoint / Excel / Word) and Power BI
  • You have excellent Stakeholder Management skills
  • You have good presentation skills


Our Offer

ABN AMRO attaches great importance to personal development. For us, this also means a great deal of responsibility and scope for entrepreneurship. Of course, this includes a salary in line with your competencies and excellent terms of employment (such as meal vouchers, an extensive group insurance package and flexible working).

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Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.
Disclaimer external recruitment agencies
External recruitment agencies need to have a signed agreement with ABN AMRO BANK N.V., executed by a Talent Acquisition Specialist, when submitting a resume to a vacancy. In addition, a recruitment agency can only submit a resume when invited by a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join the search for a right candidate. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of ABN AMRO BANK N.V. In this case, ABN AMRO will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Antwerpen, N/A, BE

Job Posting Date:  01-Sep-2021
Requisition ID:  53622

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