Risk and Corporate Governance Manager Job in Kenya – International Automotive Firm

Our client is an International firm in the Automotive Industry.

They are seeking to recruit a highly talented professional to fill in the following position in their office:

Risk and Corporate Governance Manager

Reporting to the General Manager (Corporate Division), The Risk and Corporate Governance Manager will be responsible for the development and implementation of a risk management strategy.

The incumbent will also work closely with the Legal Department to ensure compliance with regulatory and policy issues.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Developing a risk management strategy to advise the operations of the department in the provision of an operating business environment
  • Developing and coordinating the maintenance of a Risk Management Framework for the company
  • Ensuring the Budget for the Risk Management department is developed
  • Monitoring departmental expenditure to ensure efficiency in the utilization of resources
  • Developing and implementing Business Continuity Plans to limit risks and prepare for if things go wrong
  • Conducting audits of policy and compliance to standards and Group requirements including liaison with internal and external auditors
  • Preparing, reviewing and submitting risk reports to management to ensure management is well informed of progress as well as challenges in risk management
  • Coordinating support to users in risk management to ensure the identification of accurate risks and the development of sound countermeasures

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business related field
  • A professional qualification e.g. CPA (K)/ACCA
  • A Law degree would be an added advantage
  • A minimum of 8 years’ relevant working experience, with 3 years at a senior position in a reputable audit firm
  • Good understanding of TTC Accounting guidelines
  • Excellent report writing, presentation, communication and problem-solving skills

Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs to recruit@virtualhr.co.ke by Monday 19th February 2018 clearly stating the subject heading “RISK AND CORPORATE GOVERNANCE MANAGER”.

Include your daytime telephone contacts and addresses of three referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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Updated: February 5, 2018 — 4:06 pm