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Job: Risk Officer

Active since 12-02-2016 Job category Banking and/or Insurance
Location Lagos Level Executive/Director
Educational level Master / Post-Graduate / ... Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 - 20 Salary Competitive
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Summary of Job Descriptions:

  • The ideal candidate will develop and supervise the implementation of a company-wide risk management, and governance systems framework.
  • Management of risk to create processes for assessing, identifying, monitoring and preventing operational, technical & business risks.
  • Conduct periodic risk assessment, threat analysis and security reviews and submit written recommendations to management
  • Coordinating internal compliance review and monitoring activities, including periodic reviews of departments.
Education & Experience
  • Bachelor or Master's Degree in Financial Regulations & Risk Management, Insurance, Risk Management and any other acceptable fields of study.
  • Membership of and certification by the risk management and insurance professional bodies such as ACIIN,PRM,CRMA,CRM,ORML & CPRM is a requirement
  • Demonstrable competence in forensic risk assessment, audit practices, risk management, business continuity planning
  • Not have been dismissed or found guilty of fraud, dishonesty or any offence of a criminal nature in previous jobs
  • Minimum of 7 years progressive work experience in a well-organized corporate organization, including the last at least 4 years risk management experience in an audit firm
Skills & Competencies
  • Sound understanding of asset risk and mitigants to such risk factors
  • Must be skilled in all facets of Debt Recovery
  • Ability to monitor and prosecute cases
  • Proven ability to maintain contact and relationships with state and national security agencies/officials
  • Ability to identify the relationship between the risk type and the price of the asset
  • Able to Break down assets into individual components in a structured product
  • Accurately Judge the appropriateness of an organization's policies and procedures against industry best practices and/or regulations
  • Able to determine the flow of relevant risk information within an organization
  • Confirm that a risk model is producing unbiased results
  • Validate a risk model and evaluate its effectiveness
  • Calculate metrics (including appropriate use of formulas)
  • Determine the limitations of risk metrics
  • Perform liquidity risk analysis & stress testing and scenario analyses


Application Closing Date: 31/03/2016

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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Job category Banking and/or Insurance
Industry / Industries Financial Services
Region Nigeria

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