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Job Title: Governance, Risk and Compliance Manager

Employer: PwC – PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited (PwCIL)

Department: West Market Area

Job type: Experienced Hire

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Reference Number: ADSP00022

Roles & Responsibilities:

•   Undertake business development through active identification of leads, conversions of leads to expressions of interest, proposals and engagements

•   Managing Governance, Risk and Compliance projects of high complexity through projects plans, economics, monitoring and evaluating risks, budgets and delivery of projects as per required standards

•   Identifying and addressing client or management needs: build, maintain, and utilize networks of client or management relationships; manage resource requirements, project workflow and budgets

•   Engage successfully in complex, broad and often ill-defined business issues through deep understanding of both the particular enterprise and industry specific issues

•   Conducting and managing a broad range quantitative and qualitative research, applying the full suite of both primary and secondary analytical approaches from operational benchmarking to strategic voice of the customer.

•   Managing risks within the standard PwC’s global policies and procedures

•   Ensuring engagement economics through efficient project management, billing, collection and WIP management

•   Manage, coach, develop and mentor staff and project teams

•   To participate in the firm’s activities



•   Bachelor’s degree

•   Master’s degree in relevant field will be an added advantage

Job Experience:

•   Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Governance Risk and Compliance consulting in a professional services environment or 2 years relevant experience in a large/global organization.

•   Experience outside market of operation will be an added advantage

•   Experience in building and maintaining strong relations with senior level clients and key industry contacts

•   Experience designing sustainable risk management and compliance processes and structures, including governance and oversight, standards and processes, tools and technology, metrics and reporting.

•   Experience leading and managing assignments that assisting clients with achieving a competitive advantage by managing risk and compliance in a streamlined manner and creating greater resilience to risk. .

•   Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts, identifying and addressing client needs: developing and sustaining extensive client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities; preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, collection

•   Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader: leading teams to generate a vision, to establish direction and motivate members, as well as create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, to encourage improvement and innovation

•   Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities

Job Knowledge Requirements:

•   Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of one of the following industries – Financial Services, Government Agencies, Consumer products and Telecommunication, Energy and Mining

•   Working knowledge and understanding of compliance and risk review procedures, business processes and internal controls

Job Related Skills and Competencies:

•   Flexibility in your approach to meeting goals as team manager

•   Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and senior clients

•   A proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong relationships

•   A proactive approach to problem solving, delivering results and meet client expectations

•   Strong IT Skills and technical depth

•   Project management skills – ability to manage across multiple and complex projects,

•   Understand and live the PwC values

•   Demonstrable creativity and innovation

•   Presentation, communication and facilitation skills

•   Adapting and responding to change

Additional Information:

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