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Deputy Manager, Risk Management Vacancy in a Leading Financial Company


A major player in the financial sector, requires a suitably qualified candidate to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Deputy Manager, Risk Management

Location: Nigeria

Job Description

  • Collect information and review documentation to ensure that risk scenarios are continuously Identified and evaluated.
  • Review risk responses with the relevant stakeholders or risk owners for validation of efficiency, effectiveness nod economy.
  • Assist in the development of risk response action plans to address risk factors identified in the organizational risk profile.
  • Develop a risk awareness program and conduct training to ensure that stakeholders or risk owners understand risk and contribute to the risk management process and promote a risk-aware culture.
  • Maintain a risk register and communicate information to the relevant stakeholders or risk owners to ensure the continued effectiveness of the enterprise’s risk management strategy.
  • Preparation of Risk reports no monthly and quarterly basis to the Board and the commission.
  • Collect and validate data that measure key risk indicators (KRIs) to monitor and communicate their status to assist relevant stakeholders in their decision-making process.
  • Identify potential threats and vulnerabilities for business processes and support capabilities to assist in the evaluation of enterprise risk.
  • Assemble risk scenarios to estimate the likelihood and impact of significant events to the organization.
  • Analyse risk scenarios to determine their impact on business objectives. Correlate identified risk scenarios to relevant business processes to assist in identifying risk ownership.
  • identify and evaluate risk response options and provide management with information to enable risk response decisions.
  • Ensure company-wide implementation of Business Continuity.
  • Any other duties that maybe assigned.


  • The candidate must possess a minimum educational qualification of a first degree in any of the following: Accounting, Actuarial Science, Finance, and Economics.
  • Any of the following relevant professional qualification or their equivalents :ACA,ACCA,FRM.

Experience Required:

  • A minimum of 10 years post qualification work experience in the financial/banking/Pension industry Is preferred.
  • Must have a sound business judgement with the ability to proactively look at markets, regulatory trends and identify existing and emerging risk issues.
  • Experience in Risk Control Self-Assessment [unction at middle management level
  • Deep understanding of risk management trends In the pensions industry.
  • Clear understanding and knowledge of the business objectives and processes of various functions with a PFA.
  • Deep understanding of enterprise risk management strategies, techniques and reporting applications
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Access. and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent organizational, leadership and time management skills.
  • A high level of written and verbal communication skills gained within a quality assurance environment.

Deadline:10th July, 2018.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV’s to: coysec312@gmail.com 

Note: Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

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