RISK MANAGER – BUSINESS ASSURANCE

Career
Description

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Ensure that the company’s Governance, Risk Management and Business Continuity Management processes are operating effectively.

THE JOB

  • Support the performance of the annual Enterprise Risk Assessment process.
  • Perform regular risk scanning and refresh exercises to identify emerging risks
  • Undertake day-to-day risk management activities including identification, assessment, management, review and reporting of risks and opportunities.
  • Co-ordinate/Oversee and ensure the timely update delivery Risk & Control Assessments (RCSA/Risk Mapping) and Control Testing (Fundamental Monitoring Points (FMP).
  • Develop and maintain local databases to facilitate the collation of risk data such as incidents, losses and issues.
  • Provide support, guidance and training for the Risk Officers/Champions on the following;
    • Incident Management
    • Risk & Control Assessments (RCSA/Risk Mapping)
    • Control Testing (Fundamental Monitoring Points (FMP))
  • Engage with the functional management teams and risk champions to ensure functional/operational risks are discussed and assessed on a regular basis.
  • Support in preparing risk management papers for Board Audit & Risk Committee meetings including enterprise risk deep dive documents, risk KRI dashboards and regular risk review reports.
  • Assist the Senior Risk Manager to facilitate functional risk management workshops to refresh and update the functional risk registers.
  • Work with the functional management teams to establish key risk indicators (KRIs).
  • Using data analytics tools support the functions in establishing KRI dashboards.
  • Validate functional KRIs that are reported and agree remedial actions as required

THE PERSON MUST

  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have good analytical & critical thinking ability.
  • Have a high level of concentration and patience.
  • Have strong time management skills.
  • Be meticulous and be able to pay attention to details.

QUALIFICATION

  • 5 ‘O’ level credits including Mathematics and English in not more than 2 sitting.
  • First Degree/HND in Accounting, Sciences or Engineering.
  • Professional Certification – Certified by the Business Continuity Institute, Risk Management Certification
  • MBA will be a plus.

EXPERIENCE

  • 5 years cognate experience