First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s premier commercial bank and most valuable banking brand. With over 10 million active customer accounts and more than 750 business locations, we provide a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services to customers and investors wishing to explore the vast business opportunities available in Nigeria and our business locations across Africa, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To live our promise of ‘YOU First’, we design products and services to support your personal, family and business needs. Our array of products – cards, channels, transfer services, loans & advances, deposit products, guarantees, distributorship financing, cash management and foreign trade service – create convenience for your transactions, empower your businesses and offer flexibility of choice. We are leveraging on technology to drive optimised and cost effective service delivery, enhance transaction efficiency, risk management as well as entrench collaboration, innovation and creativity across the group.
The Bank is divided into four business units: Retail and Corporate Banking, offering a range of retail, personal, commercial and corporate banking services and products; Investment and Capital Market Operation, offering investment and capital market services, as well as provides registrar services to both listed and private companies; Asset Management and Trusteeship, provides individuals and financial institutions with assets management and advisory services; Mortgage Banking, offers mortgage and home ownership banking services to individuals and corporate institutions, and Other activities include insurance brokerage functions, private equity and venture capital, as well as bureau de change business functions. First Bank of Nigeria operates through its 12 subsidiaries, including FBN Bank (UK) Limited, FBN Capital Limited and First Trustees Nigeria Limited, among other.
Career at First Bank
As one of the largest employers in Nigeria’s financial sector, First Bank strives to create one of the biggest programs of talent management in the country.
People are the soul of our organisation and we seek, identify and attract passionate, intelligent and energetic people who can fit seamlessly into our culture, be good leaders and put to work today what will bring tomorrow’s dreams to reality.
Our talent search spans from fresh graduates to top level executives who thrive within our structured grading system that fosters opportunities for performance driven career development throughout the organisation. Amongst our biggest departments are Strategic Business, Strategic Resource and Strategic Support Units.
The First Bank team has over 12,000 people in over 560 branches in Nigeria, 11 subsidiaries and representative offices all over the world to offer full-suite financial services as well as in involvement in sectors varying from investment banking and funds management to insurance brokerage and microfinance.