3 yrs Africa , Uganda , Kampala


Ending On: 16 Sep 2016 Closed


Job Description

We are looking for RISK OFFICER

Education: Bachelor

Employment: Full-Time

Requirements: • A Bachelor’s degree in Business studies, Finance, Accounting and other related disciplines from a recognized university. • Full or Partial professional certifiation in CPA, ACCA and CIA will be of added advantage. • At least 3 years’ experience in risk management/ control, compliance, audit and business management. • Demonstrated profiiency in analytical research and strategic planning. • Experience in Project Management. • Must be willing to challenge the standard thinking with new ideas, new approaches and new solutions. • Excellent Communication skills. • Demonstrate concern for precision and thoroughness. • Must be flxible, stress resistant with the ability to plan, organize and prioritize. • Must be analytical, reliable, and proactive with the ability to work independently.

Key Responsibility

• Manage the process of identifying and assessing the risks affecting the company in order to develop risk mitigation, adequately plan risk responses and monitoring strategies for the company’s critical risks. • Establish Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) objectives for the Company in order to ensure integration with the corporate strategy. • Establish, communicate and facilitate the use of appropriate Enterprise Risk Management methodologies, tools and techniques to ensure effective risk management. • Monitor, evaluate and challenge the Company’s success in managing its risks in order to develop and continuously review risk management capabilities. • Ensure appropriate risk reporting to the Board and senior management. • Conduct risk management education and training from time to time in order to increase risk awareness across the Company. • Provide an independent view on proposed business plans and transactions in order to ensure proper oversight; identify and plan for possible risks. • Ensure compliance with and regular review of the Risk Policy in order to have relevant and up-to-date Risk Policies and ensure an effective risk management framework. • Develop and communicate on risk management policies in order to increase awareness and appreciation of risk and build a risk culture company wide. • Develop and communicate the company’s risk appetite and risk limits to ensure that the Company’s risk exposure is within acceptable limits.

Company Profile


About Company: The Vision Group incorporated as the New Vision Printing & Publishing Company Limited (NVPPCL), started business in March 1986. It is a multimedia business housing newspaper, magazines, internet publishing, television, radio broadcasting, commercial printing, advertising and distribution services. NVPPCL is listed on the Uganda Stock Exchange, with an expected turnover of over UGX 60 billion (FY 2010/2011). Our Vision “To be a globally respected Africa Media powerhouse that advances society” Our Mission “To be a market focused, performance driven organization managed on global financial and operational standards.”

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Contact Name: Secretary

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