Job Details
Position: RISK MANAGER.
No of Vacancy: N/A
Job Description/Responsibilities:
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate and supervise the planning for a risk assessment of any of the bank’s branch, Unit or department assigned to the Risk Officers in line with the department’s work plan and ensuring that the reviews by risk follow a risk based approach.
Supervise the preparation of process flow charts for key bank activities or processes to enable easy understanding of the bank process and what it does.
Understand the functionality of the Risk Self-Assessment methodology and ensure its implementation as one of the Bank’s major risk management tool.
Together with Risk register owners, assist in a near ”real time” update of the Risk registers ensuring that the risk registers are kept up to date with new risks exposures identified during risk assessment reviews or by internal audit, external audit and Bank of Uganda.
Undertake field visits and off-site assessments to identify key risks inherent in the bank’s business processes as well as emerging financial industry risks, suggest mitigation measures and ensure that all areas assigned as per the department work plan are completed within the assigned time line.
Prepare risk assessment or assurance reports after each field visit or off-site assessment, ensuring that this follows an agreed report writing format and that identified risks are clearly reported and explained.
Supervise tests / assessments of the bank’s business continuity plan and provide assurance on the resilience of the plan to limit losses in the event of severe business disruption.
Prepare assurance reports on closure of External Audit, Central Bank and BIAudit team recommendations to avoid repeat findings.
Assist the Head of Risk in the perfection and analysis of incident reports ensuring that these are timely submitted to the Chief Executive Officer and other stakeholders.
Supervise follow up activities on the implementation of agreed actions stated in the incident reports.
Supervise the performance and development of the Risk officers
Educational Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree in economics, banking, business administration, accounting or any other relevant b Minimum 2 years in a Risk Management role for a regulated financial institution or a related field
Experience Requirements:

Minimum of 4 years in banking operations especially; credit, back office operations, finance & accounting and ICT.
Additional Job Requirements:
Age Range: N/A
Salary Range: Negotiable
Other Benefits:
Job Location:
BRAC UGANDA Finance Limited
Other Way to Apply:
Interested candidates must submit their application letter, Curriculum Vitae, All Scanned copies of academic /other supporting documents, IN PDF FILE. In total, there must only be a maximum of 2 attachments and send to hr.bracmfug@brac.net. Only soft Copy applications addressed to the Head of Human Resources and Training BRAC Uganda Finance Limited mentioning the job title as the Subject Not Later than Friday 15 February 2019. Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Last Apply Date: 15/Feb/2019