The list of the Top 11 Most Popular Banks In Nigeria To Work With. Whether you are just beginning your career or you want to take it to the next level, There are opportunities for you to work.

Here are the top eleven most popular bank industries in Nigeria and their career opportunities arranged in alphabetic other:

1- Access Bank
Top 11 Most Popular Banks In Nigeria To Work With

Access Bank plc, commonly known as Access Bank, is a Nigerian multinational commercial bank, owned by Access Bank Group. It is licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the national banking regulator.

Originally a corporate bank, the organization acquired personal and business banking platforms from Nigeria’s International Commercial bank in 2012. Access Bank is presently one of the five largest banks in Nigeria in terms of assets, loans, deposits and branch network. The merger of Access Bank and Diamond Bank on 1 April 2019 has made Access Bank the largest bank in Africa. In conclusion of its merger with Diamond Bank, Access Bank Plc, unveiled its new logo, signalling the commencement of a new enlarged banking entity.

Career at Access Bank

2- First City Monument Bank (FCMB)
Career at FCMB

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Ltd is a full service banking group, headquartered in Lagos, with the vision ‘to be the premier financial services group of African origin’.

FCMB is a large financial services provider in Nigeria, offering retail banking, corporate banking and investment banking services to large corporations, small and medium enterprises, as well as individuals. As of December 2011, the bank's total assets were valued at US$$3.65 billion (NGN:593.3 billion), with shareholders' equity of approximately US$772.2 million (NGN:117.4 billion).

Career at FCMB:

FCMB seeks to recruit a crop of talented people to grow their dynamic and result-oriented teams. These professionals are expected to deliver sustainable superior performance through the bank's values and through building strong trusting relationships.

Realize your potential in the company of outstanding individuals by working with FCMB.

The Bank seeks to recruit individuals who are SKILLED, CREATIVE, MOTIVATED, FLEXIBLE and COMMITTED as a necessity for gaining competitive advantage. These professionals are expected to achieve superior and sustainable performance through the Bank's values and through building trusting relationships.

For further details on FCMB’s HR or to apply for a role at FCMB, kindly send an email to  Recruitment@fcmb.com

3- Fidelity Bank Nigeria
Career at Fidelity Bank Nigeria

Fidelity Bank, also known as Fidelity Bank Plc., is a commercial bank in Nigeria. It is licensed as a commercial bank with international authorization, by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the central bank and national banking regulator.

Fidelity Bank has grown from a marginal player in 1987, into a stable and respectable banking institution. Notably in 2005, Fidelity Bank acquired FSB International Bank Plc (“FSB”) and Manny Bank Plc (“Manny”) to create one of the top 10 Nigerian banks. In 2011, the Bank was ranked the 7th most capitalized bank in Nigeria, 25th most capitalized bank on the African continent.[3] Also, following its renewed retail and digital banking drive, Fidelity Bank was ranked the 4th best bank in Nigeria in the retail market segment in the KPMG Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS) in 2017.


4- First Bank of Nigeria
Career at First Bank of Nigeria

First Bank of Nigeria, sometimes referred to as FirstBank, is a Nigerian multinational bank and financial services company headquartered in Lagos.[1] It is the biggest bank in Nigeria by total deposits and gross earnings. It operates a network of over 750 business locations across Africa, the United Kingdom and representative offices in Abu Dhabi, Beijing and Johannesburg set up to capture trade-related business between geographies. The bank specialises in retail banking and has the largest retail client base in Nigeria. In 2015, The Asian Banker awarded FirstBank the Best Retail Bank in Nigeria award for the fifth consecutive year.


5- Guaranty Trust Bank
Career at Guaranty Trust Bank

Guaranty Trust Bank plc also known as GTBank or simply GTB is a Nigerian multinational financial institution, that offers Online/Internet Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management services, with its head office in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Career at Guaranty Trust Bank: 

A career at Guaranty Trust Bank offers you a chance to make a difference in your life and the lives of the people in your community. Throughout history, GTBank has continued to help their employees realize their dreams, whilst creating opportunities for them to fulfill their personal and professional potential.


GTBank Scam Job Offer Alert!

It has come to our attention that fraudulent job offers are being made online, on social media and by persons falsely claiming to represent Guaranty Trust Bank plc (GTBank). In most cases, job seekers are asked to make some form of payment to get a job with the bank. Under no circumstance does GTBank request fees from job applicants. 

These offers are recruitment scams and do not originate from GTBank. We strongly advise job seekers and members of the general public to disregard such scam job offers. 

How to Identify a Scam Job Offer

If a job offer is made without any prior interview(s).
If you are being asked to pay any fees or enter into any financial agreement. GTBank never requests for personal bank account details or fees of any type from job applicants during hiring process.
If an offer is not made to you in person. GTBank does not make offers by proxy or third party.
If the mail correspondence for the job is not from an email with @gtbank.com. GTBank never makes a job offer from third party mail domains, such as: @yahoo.com or @gmail.com.

What to Do If you Receive a Scam Job Offer

Please disregard any request to pay money for a job with the Bank. Kindly forward a sample of any fraudulent offer you received to complaints@gtbank.com

6- Polaris Bank Limited
Career at Polaris Bank Limited

Polaris Bank is a large financial services provider in West Africa and Central Africa. With headquarters in Nigeria, the bank maintains subsidiaries in Sierra Leone, the Gambia, the Republic of Guinea, Liberia, Angola and Equatorial Guinea. As of September 2010, the bank's total assets were valued in excess of US$3.9 billion (NGN:611.5 billion), with shareholders' equity of approximately US$630 million (NGN:98.4 billion).


7- Sterling Bank Plc
Career at Sterling Bank

Sterling Bank Plc is a full service national commercial bank licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria. Its shares trade under the Banking sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange with the symbol STERLNBANK. On Reuters and Bloomberg terminals, it is identified as STERLNB.LG and STERLNBA:NL respectively.

The bank provides services to individuals, small businesses (SMEs) and large corporations. As of December 2016, the bank's branch network numbered 187, distributed throughout Nigeria with total assets valued in excess of NGN:834 billion and shareholders' equity estimated at about NGN:85.6 billion).


8- Union Bank
Career at Union Bank

Union Bank is a large commercial bank, serving individuals, small and medium-sized companies, as well as large corporations and organizations. In July 2009, it was rated the 556th largest bank in the world and the 14th largest bank in Africa. As of Mar 31, 2018, the bank's asset base was estimated at NGN1, 381 billion (US$4.1billion). The shareholders' equity at that time was estimated at NGN286 billion (US$851 million).

Career at Union Bank:

Union Bank is looking for professional, resourceful and entrepreneurial individuals seeking to build an impactful career in a challenging and rewarding environment.

To apply for career opportunities at Union Bank, please send a mail to: humanresources@unionbankng.com

9- United Bank for Africa
United Bank for Africa Careers

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc is one of Africa’s largest financial institutions with operations in 20 African countries and 3 global financial centers: New York, London and Paris. UBA has more than fourteen million customers and over 1,000 business offices and customer touch points globally.

United Bank for Africa Careers

10- Wema Bank
Career at Wema Bank

The Bank was established on May 2, 1945, as a private limited liability company (under the old name of Agbonmagbe Bank Limited). Wema Bank is Nigeria's longest surviving indigenous bank. It was granted a commercial banking license and commenced banking activities during the same year. Wema Bank converted to a public limited liability company in 1987. In 1990, the Bank was listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. It trades under the symbol: WEMABANK. It was granted a Universal Banking License in February 2001.

Career at Wema Bank:

Whether you are just beginning your career or you want to take it to the next level, There is a place for you at Wema Bank.

It takes an entire team united behind something big. Find an exciting opportunity that promises you long term career growth and development in an innovative, friendly, collaborative and rewarding environment.

11- Zenith Bank
Career at Zenith Bank

Zenith Bank is a Nigerian multinational financial services provider. It is licensed as a commercial bank by the Central Bank of Nigeria, the national banking regulator.

Zenith Bank is a large financial service provider in Nigeria and Anglophone West Africa. As at 31 December 2016, its total assets was ₦:4,739,825 million with shareholders' equity of ₦:616,353 million. The shares of stock of the company are listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange.


Zenith Bank offers professional opportunities for career growth and advancement in personal skills set and ambitions.

Great opportunities await you in Zenith Bank if you are:

> Creative and possess analytical skills.
> A team player with an exemplary attitude.
> Self-motivated and result oriented.
> A problem solver.