Business and Strategic Risk Manager

JOB PURPOSE (S)

&#149  Responsible for  deep risk management, strategy and performance expertise. This position will provide Executive Management with an enterprise-wide, holistic view of our business and strategy risk

&#149  Responsible to conduct research, communicate with stakeholders, conduct studies and perform strategic analysis, recommending innovative solutions to management.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

&#149  Develop Risk strategy and prepare Risk appetite paper(s) as applicable.

&#149  Prepare and review risk procedures and policies.

&#149  Drive the implementation of Risk Management Plan

&#149  Assist in the evaluation of the groups Strategic Risks including country risks, expansion strategy assessment etc. This requires detailed review of the Organization’s Strategic and Operational Plans, including development of contingencies to mitigate risks. These plans and contingencies often include significant considerations of resourcing models and possible service adjustments;

&#149  Aggregate strategic risks and coordinate mitigation activities

&#149  Initiate activities to formulate or revise strategies to anticipate or respond to emerging business risks; 

&#149  Develop Risk strategy and prepare Risk appetite paper(s) as applicable.

&#149  Prepare and review risk procedures and policies.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

&#149  Create and implement strategic plans

&#149  Financial analysis

&#149  Statistical analysis on large data sets

&#149  Communicate with senior executives

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education

&#149  Minimum Education: First Degree preferably in a Finance or an engineering/numerate related discipline; higher degrees /MBA/professional certifications compulsory

KEY COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

&#149  Knowledge

&#149  Deep Knowledge of creating and executing policies and procedures.

&#149  Up to date Risk management practices and industry knowledge

&#149  Process analysis: Core Business Processes  Skill/Competencies

&#149  Interpersonal skills

&#149  Strong ability to develop relationships with peers in business unit and central Risk Governance teams

&#149  IT and Computer appreciation

&#149  Excellent written and Communication skills (written and oral)

&#149  Must be self solution driven, proactive and have acceptable knowledge of the business environment

&#149  Attention to detail

&#149  Reasoning and Analytical Skills

&#149  Supervisory skills

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS

Administratively and Functionally reports

&#149  Group Chief Risk Officer