PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

  • Support the development of policies, procedures, guidelines, infrastructures, systems and processes which will ensure that the Bank manages its risks.
  • Responsible for driving and implementing an effective Enterprise Risk management framework within the Bank.
  • Ensure proper functioning of day-to-day controls, periodic monitoring activities, timely identification and reporting of significant risks and losses and effectiveness of risk mitigation actions. Reporting to the Risk & Compliance Manage.

STRATEGIC IMPACT

  • This role is critical in ensuring management and maintenance of the organization’s obligations in accordance with the Bank’s ERM Framework.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

  • Improve NDB’s ability to prevent, quickly detect, correct, escalate and respond to material and emerging risks.
  • Co-ordination and collation of Key Risk Indicator information from the business areas.
  • Collating and validating risk information from the business and providing constructive analysis and interpretation as appropriate.
  • Analyzing risk information and producing standard and ad hoc risk reporting for Board, Committees and other Management meetings (including Risk Dashboards, monthly Issues and Risks Registers.)
  • To coordinate and assist with the quarterly Risk and Control self-assessment process.
  • To conduct quarterly Risk Workshops with Risk and Control Owners.
  • Participating in new bank projects and initiatives to improve Risk Management practice and processes.
  • Optimize (create, protect and enhance) stakeholder value by proactively managing risks that may impact on achieving objectives and exploiting opportunities that represent the greatest returns on equity.
  • Help to provide assurance to the Board and other stakeholders that material risks are managed within the approved risk appetite.
  • To assist the bank to manage risks within the approved Risk Management Appetite Statement
  • Document and implement agreed risk treatment plans.
  • Drive and support the identification and management of emerging risks on an ongoing basis.
  • Ensure that policies are implemented effectively within the business.
  • Coordinate, analyze and consolidate risk and loss reporting.
  • Ensure sufficient actions are undertaken to mitigate, reduce or contain the identified risks.
  • Undertake and / or coordinate Business Continuity tests across the bank.
  • Ensure BCM awareness program and policies are in place.

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

  • Business Degree or equivalent
  • BCM knowledge/training
  • ERM certification or equivalent
  • 3-5 years’ experience working in Risk and Compliance environment with a proven track record of having worked in a bank.
  • Knowledge of Risk Management Systems will be an added advantage.

 

Closing date: June 30, 2024

Applications should be addressed to:
Head of Shared Services
National DevelopmentBank
P O Box 225 Gaborone

NB: ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE RESPONDED TO.

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