Manager, Risk Assessments

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Job Type:Permanent

Job details

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct periodic IT risk assessment to ensure all risks have been identified have been, brought to the attention of management and appropriate control measures implemented to mitigate risk;
  • Provide information risk consultation and guidance during system, application development and e-product development to assure that security concerns are fully addressed in the process;
  • Performs information control reviews to include system development standards, operating procedures, system security, programming controls, communication controls, backup and disaster recovery, and system maintenance.
  • Prepare and submit information Risk reports for both consumption by Board of Directors and Senior Management
  • Conduct risk awareness through training
  • Review and accredit newly developed systems before deployment in live environment;
  • Liaise with Risk Heads in subsidiaries with a view of ensuring that Group standards are met
  • Proactively anticipate potential threats and vulnerabilities and provide guidance in coordination with IT department on effective responses or control measures within subsidiaries

The Person:

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Business or related field. A Master’s degree in a relevant discipline will be an added advantage.
  • Professional Qualifications in Risk Management is required.
  • Minimum 3 years’ Operational Risk experience.
  • Minimum 3 years IT experience in infrastructure management/channels management/systems development, network admin/Office systems.
  • Experience in IT Security.
  • Demonstrate sound judgment, experience in decision making for complex problems
  • Ability to operate in a crisis situation, flexible and creative in critical, high-pressure situations
  • Proactive and positive attitude, highly motivated and self-directed; ability to work in a team environment or independently
  • Understanding of information security and risk management principles





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