Head of Group Risk

Ref No. CLGMS053
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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This is a New role working for an established Financial Services organisation in Cape Town. As a Head of Group Risk, you will help build a team that focus on Group Risk Compliance, Assurance, Strategic, Operational and Forensic Risk Analysis.


The Head of Group Risk is a Senior role that will have Strategic Risk Management as well as Operational Risk Management responsibilities

The Job

Salary R1.1 - 1.4 million CTC pa (negotiable depending on experience) + excellent benefits and bonus! Relocation Assistance

You will engage with Senior Stakeholders at Board Level and focus on:

  • Combined Assurance
  • Strategic Risk Management (including project risk management)
  • Day-to-day Enterprise-wide Risk Management (ERM) i.e. fraud prevention and detection, risk incident management, risk assessments
  • Build a robust risk management capability
  • Nurture and develop a small team of specialists
  • Reporting (written and verbal) to key stakeholders namely Risk and Compliance Committee, Audit Committee and various Board of Directors

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent certifications/ diploma's / accreditations
  • Significant Financial Services experience
  • Significant experience in a Senior Risk Management role (Assurance, Compliance, Risk management)
  • Experience in the Investment Management industry will be advantageous
  • Impartial and challenging (independent minded)
  • Effective negotiation and influencing skills
  • Outstanding report-writing skills and presentation skills

This is an exciting new role that will enable you to build a new Risk Team from scratch and help drive the Strategic and Operational Objectives within Risk Assurance.

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.

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