Uganda National Oil Company Jobs in Uganda - Manager Risk - Vacancies

Uganda National Oil Company Jobs in Uganda - Manager Risk - Vacancies

The Uganda National Oil Company Limited (Unoc) Is Recruiting

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd was established under the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act and the Petroleum (Refining, Conversion,
Transmission and Midstream storage) Act, both of 2013 and incorporated under the
Companies’ Act, 2012.

It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the Government of Uganda.The overall function of UNOC is to handle the State’s commercial interests in the Oil and Gas industry and ensure that the resource is exploited in a sustainable manner.

UNOC now invites applications from persons interested to develop their career with a
dynamic results-oriented Company to occupy the following position:

Job Title:

  • Risk Manager
    Reports to:
  • Chief Financial Officer
    Job Purpose:
  • To provide support to management in the development of comprehensive policies and procedures for risk management and to
    provide continual risk assessment, implement risk management strategies and processes to protect shareholder value.

    Essential Duties
  • Support the Board Audit and Risk committee in ensuring the identification and
    prioritization of risks and reporting on the same.
  • Develop and implement the overall Enterprise Risk Management Framework for the
  • Develop a risk management system and train departmental risk champions on
  • Conduct or oversee the conduct of regular risk assessments and preparation of all
    documentation related to risk assessment, and reviews of standard operating procedures
    ensuring that recommended improvements are fully implemented.
  • Responsible for the setting up company risks register and its maintenance
    Continuously improve the risk management policy, strategy and supporting framework.
  • Facilitate the process of setting the company’s risk appetite.
  • Monitor implementation of action plans to ensure risk mitigation efforts are proceeding
    as required.
  • Identify training needs for risk management and oversee development of enterprise risk
    competence and awareness across the company;
  • Evaluate the adequacy of the company’s internal control framework in addressing risks
    and accomplishing the company’s goals and objectives
  • Guiding integration of enterprise risk management with other organizational planning
    and management activities.
  • Monitor and report on compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Proactively identify emerging risks and report to relevant stakeholders
  • Any other duty assigned by Management

    Qualifications and attributes;
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Hons) in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting, Economics or related fields
  • Full Professional Membership (ACCA, CPA, CMA, CIA)
  • MBA or a relevant Master’s Degree will be an added advantage
  • Certification in risk management
  • Minimum 7 years working experience in a busy organisation of which 3 must be at a
    Senior Level
  • Good knowledge of Oil & Gas Operations.
  • Exceptional strong analytical skills, having the ability to analyze, refine, summarize, and clearly present data and information.
  • High degree of professionalism and maintenance of confidentiality
  • Good communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Applications

    How to Apply
  • Completed and signed Applications Forms together with certified copies of academic
    certificates should be addressed and submitted in Triplicate to the address below by
    17:00 hours (5:00pm EAT) not later than Friday, 1st February 2019.
  • Applications delivered through courier or post office will also be received. Applications must include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.
  • While we thank you for your interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • UNOC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from the Albertine Graben are
    encouraged to apply.
  • The Job Details and Application Form can be downloaded from Careers at
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Uganda National Oil Company
  • 36316, Kampala
  • Plot 15, Yusuf Lule Road
  • For more information and job application details, see; Uganda National Oil Company Jobs in Uganda - Manager Risk - Vacancies

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