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BRAC Bank organises career talk at North South University

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Published: 17:28, 30 November 2022  
BRAC Bank organises career talk at North South University

BRAC Bank’s Career Talk Photo: Courtesy

BRAC Bank has organised a career talk at North South University (NSU), sensitising the students on their career planning.

BRAC Bank often participates in university career events to sensitize the graduating students to the bank’s experts on different subjects and help students better understand and prepare for the job market through interactive advice, read a press release.

BRAC Bank’s Career Talk aims at providing career guidance to fresh graduates, given the competitive job market.

As a leading private commercial bank in Bangladesh, having 7,800 coworkers, BRAC Bank is one of the top recruiters in the banking sector. Being an employer of choice, BRAC Bank recruits the best talent, upskills them and helps them progress on the career ladder.

At the event on November 23 at NSU, Syed Abdul Momen, deputy managing director and head of SME Banking; conducted a session titled ‘BRAC Bank as an Employer of Choice’ where he elaborated on the opportunity the bank provides to its people to grow as a corporate professional and realise full potential.

Akhteruddin Mahmood, head of Human Resources, conducted a session on ‘Prepare yourself for a Great Career’ where he shared tips with the students for building a successful career.

Syed Abdul Momen said: “BRAC Bank is one of the leading employers in the banking sector of Bangladesh. Over the years, the bank has become a home to the talents of the banking sector. BRAC Bank has emerged as the employer of choice thanks to its people-care initiatives, work environment, ethics, transparency, brand value and good corporate governance.”

“We have come to NSU, the country’s first private university, with a promise of helping its graduates flourish to their full potential and build a bright career. Our Young Leadership Programme is the best in the banking industry, providing intensive training and fast-track career progression. Moreover, working in a values-based bank helps its people contribute to the country’s socio-economic progress,” he added.

From North South University, Professor Dr M Ismail Hossain, pro vice-chancellor and treasurer (In-Charge); Professor Dr Mohammad Khasro Miah, director, CPC; and Sadia Sultana Hridi, job counselor, Career and Placement Center, CPC, were present.

From BRAC Bank, Rishad Hossain, head of Talent Acquisition and Employer Branding; and Ahmad Imtiaz Sobhan, senior manager, Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding were present.