- On 31/12/2016
In line with its strategy to attract and empower Emirati talents and support employment policies in the UAE, the Arab Bank for Investment and Foreign Trade, “ AlMasraf“, announced participating in the “Tawdheef 2017”Exhibition which will be held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and knowledge Development, on January 30 to February 1, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The bank aims at attracting national cadre through his participation.
“The nationalization of jobs is a key focus of our strategy in Al Masraf, so we effectively participate in most job fairs in the UAE. “Said Suaad Al Shimmari, head of HR at “Al Masraf”.
” The main component of this strategy is to enhance the ratio of nationals among our staff, where we seek to attract young national talents of graduates who are interested in building a bright and successful career in the banking sector. “Tawdheef 2017 “exhibition is an ideal platform to discover the young national talents and to meet with fresh graduates , train them on the type of skills needed in the banking business ,and inform them of the job opportunities available at our bank. We pursue the Emirati skills who will surely add great value to our team.” She added.
Suaad Al Shimmari
Al Shimmari explained that in its efforts to rehabilitate national cadres, ” Al Masraf” launched “Tamkeen” initiative, which aims at developing the capabilities of national cadres and prepare them for top executive positions in the bank.
“The ratio of national employees in the bank increased to 32% in 2016 .We aim to increase it up to 35% by the end of this year. Last year, we also managed to nationalize all the branches of the bank by 100%.” Al Shimmry said.