Uganda Christian University Risk Management Officer Jobs

Uganda Christian University Risk Management Officer Jobs


Job Title:
  • Risk Management Officer

    Reports to:
  • Senior Internal Auditor

    Main duties and Responsibilities
  • Develop a Risk Management Framework for the University
  • Develop the Enterprise Risk Management Policy for the University
  • Liaise with departmental heads in ensuring completion of departmental risk registers
  • Develop risk management system and train departmental risk champions on its implementation
  • Liaise with department and division heads on the adequacy of proposed actions in management of risk areas highlighted in internal audit reports
  • Evaluate the adequacy of the University’s internal control framework in addressing risks and accomplishing the stated goals and objectives
  • Monitor implementation of action plans to ensure risk mitigation efforts are proceeding as required.
  • Monitor and report on compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Proactively identify emerging risks and report the same to management and Audit and Risk management committee
  • Responsible for the monitoring and mitigation of all risks within the University.
  • Developing business continuity plans to limit risks
  • Establishing and quantifying the organization’s 'risk appetite', i.e. the level of risk they are prepared to accept;
  • Any other duty assigned by Management

    Qualifications and experience
  • Masters Degree in Business Administration or Commerce or Management from a recognized institution of higher learning
  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or Commerce or Management from a recognized institution of higher learning.
  • A professional qualification in ACCA or CPA or CIA and a certificate in ISO 31000 Risk Management will be an added advantage
  • At least five (5) years work experience two of which must be performing similar tasks OR
  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or Commerce or Management from
    a recognized institution of higher learning.
  • Must have a certificate in ISO 31000 Risk Management.
  • A professional qualification in ACCA or CPA or CIA will be an added advantage.
  • At least five (5) years working experience performing similar tasks.

    Other Specifications
  • In depth understanding of Risk Management systems and procedures.
  • Strong accounting and analytical skills
  • Proven knowledge of current Risk Management techniques and best practices.
  • Integrity and reliability
  • Must possess, written/verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills.
  • Must have advanced computer skills in MS Office, Accounting software like SAP and FOCUS.
  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data and to compile detailed reports.
  • Demonstrate high standards of integrity, ethics, objective judgment and independence
  • Should be a mature and committed Christian.

    Application Method:
  • Send two (2) copies of an application letter together with an updated Curriculum Vitae and three references (Academic, Pastoral & Leadership) by 24th May 2019
  • Two (2) copies of certified academic and professional certificates and transcripts
  • Applications sent online should have all the attachments as ONE PDF document otherwise they will not be considered.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Uganda Christian University Risk Management Officer Jobs

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