Nedbank Ethics Officer Jobs in South Africa

Nedbank Ethics Officer Jobs in South Africa

Job Purpose

  • The Nedbank Ethics Office is an independent function responsible for developing and coordinating all ethics and human rights-related strategies and interventions across the Nedbank Group.

  • The Ethics Officer will provide support to the Group Ethics Officer in all activities relating to managing the institutionalisation of ethics and human rights across the organisation.

    Job Responsibilities

  • Provide assistance to the Group Ethics Officer in conducting Ethics and Human Rights Risk Assessments for the group.

  • Provide assistance to the Group Ethics Officer in developing and monitoring the implementation of relevant ethics and human rights management plans across the group.

  • Develop and maintain ethics and human rights-related codes, policies, frameworks, and statements for the Group.

  • Provide substantive input into other group policies and procedures to ensure the effective and consistent integration of ethics and human rights philosophies.

  • Conduct ethics training and awareness sessions for employees to drive an ethical culture and ethical behaviour across business.

  • Provide confidential advice and guidance to employees on conflict of interest, the giving and receiving of gifts, ethical conduct and ethical decision-making.

  • Participate as an independent ethics observer in high risk and high value tenders (to the value of R10 million or more).

  • Provide support to the Group Ethics Officer in monitoring and reporting to relevant Board and Exco committees on the state of ethics and human rights for the group.

  • Continuously monitor local and international trends and best practice initiatives to support the governance and management of ethics and human rights within the group’s operations and its supply chain.

  • Conduct end-to-end investigations relating to harassment (including sexual harassment), unfair discrimination, assault, human rights abuses, nepotism/cronyism, and other breaches of ethics or values in an independent, impartial and objective manner.

  • Build professional relationships with stakeholders and provide independent advice and
    guidance to employees and business functions on ethics and human rights-related queries.


  • Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

  • Advanced Diplomas/National 1st Degrees

    Preferred Qualification

  • Bachelor of Commerce: Business Management , Advanced Diplomas/National 1st Degrees

    Minimum Experience Level

  • 3-5 years working experience as an Ethics officer in the following areas: law, ethics, risk management, governance, human resources, organisational development, consulting or human rights within the Banking/Financial Services Industry.

    Type of Exposure

  • Analysing situations or data that require an in depth evaluation of multiple factors

  • Developing ways to minimize risks

  • Influencing stakeholders to obtain buy-in for concepts and ideas

  • Sharing information in different ways to increase internal stakeholders understanding

  • Comparing two or more sets of information

  • Communicating complex information

  • Preparing and delivering presentations

  • Analysing and interpreting quantitative and qualitative data Working with a group to identify alternative solutions to a problem

  • Building and maintaining effectiv3e relationships with internal and external clients

  • Conducting performance feedback meetings

    Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Governance, Risk and Controls.

  • Codes of Good Governance.

  • Relevant regulatory knowledge.

  • Integrated sustainability and Global Reporting Index (GRI) reporting principles.

  • Industry specific knowledge.

  • Compliance reporting.

  • Business writing skills.

    Behavioural Competencies

  • Decision Making.

  • Influencing.

  • Building Networks.

  • Earning Trust.

  • Managing Work.

  • Quality Orientation.

  • Stress Tolerance.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Nedbank Ethics Officer Jobs in South Africa

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