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Head of Risk Management - HoD-FS002 at KPMG Nigeria
« on: Feb 21, 2013, 11:30 PM »
Job Title: Head of Risk Management

Reference: HoD-FS002

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Organisation: KPMG Nigeria

KPMG International is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG is also represented in Nigeria offering Audit, Tax and Advisory Services.

Client Profile: Our client, a non-operating holding company of a leading financial services Group with commercial banking, investment banking, capital market and insurance subsidiaries has recently concluded the reorganisation of its businesses in line with regulatory requirements. As a result of this re-organisation, the Company is seeking to recruit self driven, experienced and motivated individuals.

The ideal candidates will be mid-senior management level staff with proven abilities and possess clear leadership potential.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the successful candidate will be responsible for identifying, analysing and evaluating the group’s risks.

Key Responsibilities:

•   Define the Group enterprise risk rnanaqement framework.

•   Champion the development ot the Group risk appetite, limits and tolerance levels.

•   Assist in developing risk mitigation strategies for the Group’s critical risks and monitor implementation.

•   Coordinate the identification and assessment of business risks relating to the Holding Company’s processes and controls.

•   Continuously review and update Group risk charters, policies and procedures, methodologies etc, and as required.

Qualification, Skills and Experience:

•   A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

•   Relevant professional certifications such as FRM, CFA, PRM and other risk management certifications.

•   A minimum of ten (10) years relevant experience of which at least four (4) must have been at management level.

•   Relevant experience shall be in risk management in financial services.

•   Demonstrate a proven ability to manage market, liquidity and other types of enterprise risks.

•   Good understanding of local & international risk management trends in the financial services industry.

How to Apply:

Apply online with your updated CV, copies of relevant credentials, and a cover letter detailing the applicant’s position of interest and detailed contact information to

Deadline: Friday, 1 March 2013.

All applications will be treated in confidence. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Head of Risk Management - HoD-FS002 at KPMG Nigeria
« on: Feb 21, 2013, 11:30 PM »