Head, Risk Management in Rivers, Nigeria

at PwC Nigeria

Oil & Gas / Mining
Management Consulting
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
10 - 15 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

) Develops and drives the execution of the Group Risk management and Governance Strategy.

2) Evaluates the internal and external business contexts for potential and current risks and provides insights on the appropriate response to Group management

3) Establishes the appropriate risk and business controls framework across the business, works with Business Divisions and Functional Groups to implement and communicate

4) Leads the development, periodic review and update of supporting risk and business control policies, procedures and practices

5) Keeps abreast of relevant laws, regulations and code of good business practices and incorporates them into the internal risk and governance frameworks

6) Develops an appropriate and effective compliance training strategy

7) Identifies appropriate regulatory certifications and manages the certification process

8) Drives and coordinates internal preparations and responses during relevant regulatory examinations / reviews 

9) Provides accurate and objective business control assessment reports (issues, recommendations) to inform and guide management on the state of compliance with relevant regulations and risk control policies


1) Minimum of twelve (12) years relevant experience in risk management and business controls in a similar company/industry, 6 out of which must have been in senior or manager role 

2) Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree/HND in Accounting or a Finance related discipline

3) Relevant professional certifications e.g. Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Association of Certified & Chartered Accountants (ACCA) and any of the following: Global Association of Risk Professionals - Energy Risk Professional (ERP); Member, Institute of Risk Management (MIRM) or Certified Risk Professional (CRP) 

5) An MBA or Master’s degree in a related discipline 
Key Skills and Competencies Business process and control analysis
Enterprise risk management
Risk analysis
Risk management
Financial Reporting
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