Financial Risk Management-Manager in Lagos, Nigeria

at PwC Nigeria

Financial Services
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

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Roles & Responsibilities

  • Selling, developing and leading consulting projects for clients in Financial Risk Management.
  • Building and maintaining value-adding client relationships.
  • Advising our financial services clients on their financial risk models, policies and governance.
  • Supporting clients in the implementation of their Enterprise-wide Risk Management Frameworks.
  • Identifying business opportunities for within existing and/or potential clients.
  • Participating in business development and contributing to harness the business opportunities into successful wins.
  • Contributing to knowledge sharing and development within the Risk consulting team.
  • Provide inputs and drive initiatives for the development of thought leadership in financial risk and regulations.
  • Ensuring effective monitoring of multiple risk management projects with tight reporting deadlines.
  • Developing and validating models to meet clients’ objectives and expectations.
  • Delivering projects in various risk management areas and adding value to new and existing clients.
  • Act as a subject matter expert (SME), advising and supporting our financial services clients with regard to risk management and regulatory compliance.
  • Participating actively in conferences and other events to support business development initiatives and meet prospective clients.
  • Managing/overseeing project teams, identifying development needs within the teams, and building competence through mentoring, coaching and knowledge transfer.


  • A good University degree with a minimum of second class upper division.
  • Completed Master’s degree, preferably in Econometrics, Mathematics or other quantitative areas of study.
  • A recognised professional certification such as FRM/PRM/CFA will be an added advantage.
  • 5 to 7 years relevant work experience in the field of financial risk management in a banking industry or risk consulting environment.
  • You should have an appreciable content knowledge of ALM, market, credit and liquidity risk management.

Additional Information

  • Good knowledge of Basel II/III & Solvency II derived principally from Basel II/Solvency II implementation project experience.
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Pro-active and entrepreneurial spirit, in combination with strong team work ethics.
  • Ability to build strong, long-term relationships with key client contacts across lines of service and leverage the PwC network.
  • Ability to develop people through effective mentoring and coaching of team members.
  • A good team player.


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